BC Aviation Museum, Sidney

(4.5/5 based on 100+ reviews on the web)
The British Columbia Aviation Museum is located in Sidney, British Columbia, Canada. It is on the grounds of the Victoria International Airport at 1910 Norseman Road on the north edge of the airport.The Museum consists of a display area spread over two hangars, a classroom, a restoration workshop and a gift shop. Displays include historical civilian and military artefacts including uniforms, medals and models. Aircraft are displayed and museum volunteers are constantly working on restoring new acquisitions.
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  • Our Family spent a friendly hour or two with a personal guided tour (included in entrance fee). 5 year old Grandson really enjoyed being able to sit in planes and he also tried out the flight simulato...  more »
  • There is plenty of aviation history to see. Aircraft are well displayed and maintained by many volunteers.  more »
  • We were very impressed with our stop at this museum, and if you are interested in aviation, it is well worthwhile. Our guide, Lyle, was very knowledgeable and gave us a thorough and informative tour o...  more »
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  • Went for a tour, what a bunch of great aircraft & displays! Lots of knowledgeable and helpful staff. When you realize that it is all volunteers working there, it is even more impressive! A MUST stop destination if you are on Vancouver Island & are a aviation fan. Well done!
  • My husband and I were here this afternoon and I can't say enough great things about it! The volunteers we spoke with were informed and patient with my many questions. The admission price was very reasonable considering the effort put into things. To finish things we got to say hello to Marcus, a handsome quiet soul, in the entrance area. Thanks again everyone!!
  • The staff, who suppose to show us around, does not speak much, speaks only when we ask questions. What kind tour guidance is that? Our kid was very excited to see all the plane, and he was yelling loud, the tour guy said he can not listen to this loud yelling and left us alone. He is 1 year old, what were u like when you were a baby ? We were the only ppl with colour skin there, was this the cause? Was this race related?
  • I love taking my son to the musuem. There seems to always be a volunteer to help with explaining the exhibits. It is clean and I can feel the passion that the volunteers have for the history.
  • Awesome place to bring young kids that love airplanes. Really nice volunteers.