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Aeroseum, Gothenburg

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Take a journey through the history of aviation inside the underground hangars of Aeroseum. Located inside the top-secret Cold War-era bunker that's now open to the public you'll find more than 50 aircraft, engines, and models from various time periods. See everything from gliders and helicopters, to commercial airplanes and jet fighters. Get inside the cockpit for a closer experience of the planes, and test your own flying skills on the flight simulator. You can take a guided tours at no additional cost. They are usually in Swedish, but the museum can arrange tours in other languages upon request. Plan to visit Aeroseum and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Gothenburg attractions using our Gothenburg family vacation planner.
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  • I have always been interested in aviation but cannot say military was my particular area of interest, however we had a spare hour or so and though it was worth a visit as it was included in the Gothen...  more »
  • Went there to visit a birthday-party for 7 year-olds, they loooved it. Even myself enjoyed the place, very interesting history about Sweden and its forces.  more »
  • I am not an airplane buff and my comments should be read with a grain of salt. The attraction is interesting. It is good for a rainy day, since it is underground. There are plenty of exhibits to look ...  more »
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  • I was truly surprised at all the items the museum has in it's collection. Not only can you see multitude of items, you can actually sit in the cockpit of a jet fighter (actually more than one). The museum is both interesting and informative. The only negative thing I could say is that it's a bit cluttered, and it could perhaps be a bit more focused. This is however a minor thing in the bigger context. It should also be noted, that they have a few simulators setup, with aircraft controls, some of the simulators have 180° displays. You might need to make a reservations if you want to use them. I would recommend budgeting around 3 hours for a visit, but it could be stretched out to a full day activity. They have guided tours, both in Swedish and English, look at their website for info on when they are.
  • Many collections of aircrafts and some science explanations. Kid friendly zone but need to walk around 850 m from bus stop. Better with private transport.
  • Nice place for avgeeks, a lot of planes and helicopters, kids friendly. Quite far from bus stop, so better to go by car
  • Lot of historical aircrafts in underground hangar. Must see if interested in history and aviation! There is a caffe and playground for kids, as well as 'tipspromenad' for children. Better with the car: quite far walk from the bus stop.
  • Child friendly museum. Cheap entrance and free parking. There is also access by bus for this although it is located far from the city centre. No mobile data coverage once in the bunker. There is also a cafe.

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