Polish Aviation Museum, Krakow

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Located on the site of one of the oldest airfields in the world, Polish Aviation Museum houses an impressive collection of historic aircraft. Opened in 1964 inside four old hangars, the museum now features both indoor and outdoor exhibits, as well as a renowned aviation library and photo archive. Take a guided walk a to hear the stories behind the more than 200 fixed-wing planes, gliders, and helicopters, some of which are extremely rare. See the twenty aircraft once part of the personal collection of Nazi leader Hermann Goring. Saved by the Allied forces, these planes ended up abandoned on Polish territory at the end of World War II. Arrange to visit Polish Aviation Museum and other attractions in Krakow using our Krakow trip planner.
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  • Very nice museum for people interested with aviation and military. Unfortunately a little far from downtown. Big colection of aicrafts mainly once served in polish airforce but also from foreign...  more »
  • As you enter you pass an indoor section with a fine display of the Spitfire and the 109 German fighter plane. I love how these planes are both positioned. Outside the park grounds are big with a mig.....  more »
  • Loved this museum. But maintenance of old aircrafts could have been better, as many of them are getting rust. Museum collection includes planes and helicopters used in military training, combat fighting, utility and agriculture. Very good place for aeroplane enthusiasts.
  • Planes, planes, planes. If you want to see planes, this is great. If planes don't... why are you here. Come for the planes, stay fir the planes. There are a LOT OF PLANES HERE! Nuff said.

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