Western North Carolina Air Museum

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Western North Carolina Air Museum


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  • Seasons - Year-round
  • Hours - (weather permitting) Wednesdays, Saturdays & Sundays. Please check website for hours.


  • 1340 Gilbert St.

    Hendersonville,   NC   28793


The Western North Carolina Air Museum is the first air museum in the state of North Carolina, known as the “First in Flight” state. The museum features award-winning restored and replica antique and vintage airplanes. In addition to the historic aircraft, the Museum displays aviation artifacts such as manuals, photographs of historic airplanes and pilots, and models of historic airplanes. The Museum is dedicated to preserving and promoting general aviation and the flying heritage of the Western North Carolina Mountains region.

There is no admission charge.

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1340 Gilbert St.
Hendersonville NC 28793


Latitude: 35° 18' 24.48" / Longitude: -82° 26' 8.88"

Special Directions:

Interstate 26 to Exit 53 (Old Exit 22). Go West on Upward Road. Turn Right onto US-176 (Spartanburg Highway). Turn Right onto Shepherd Street. Go 2 blocks to Brooklyn Avenue. Turn Left onto Brooklyn. The Museum is 3 blocks up, on the Right, adjacent to the Hendersonville Airport

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