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Richmond, Fredericksburg and the Northern Neck Sights

Virginia Aviation Museum

  • 5701 Huntsman Rd. Map It
  • Richmond

Fodor's Review

The legendary SR-71 Blackbird spy plane sits proudly outside this museum. The museum, also home to Virginia's Aviation Hall of Fame, has Captain Dick Merrill's 1930s open-cockpit mail plane; airworthy replicas of the Wright brothers' 1900, 1901, and 1902 gliders; a replica 1903 Flyer; and a World War I SPAD VII in mint condition. Kids, especially, love the planes, many of which they can sit in.

Sight Information

Address:

Richmond International Airport, 5701 Huntsman Rd., Richmond, Virginia, 23250, United States

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Phone:

804-236–3622

Website: www.vam.smv.org

Sight Details:

  • $6
  • Mon.–Sat. 9:30–5, Sun. noon–5

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