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Lyon Air Museum, Santa Ana

(4.7/5 based on 100+ reviews on the web)
Founded by Major General William Lyon. The Lyon Air Museum exhibit is comprised of authentic aircraft, rare vehicles and related memorabilia, with emphasis on the defining event of the 20th century – World War II. (Lyon Air Museum Website)
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  • This museum is in a hangar on the back side of the John Wayne Airport, but so worth the time to find it and visit! I love that they have special parking for our Military Veterans too! When you first e...  more »
  • Great WW11 planes, motorcycles, cars & more. Very informative, we were met by Bob a 94 year old WE11 veteran & pilot! He was amazing & inspirational. Some interactive areas. A hidden treasure! 
  • Walk under the wings of aircraft of the second war..see Hitler's jeep. Beautifully maintained planes and cars. This museum is a must see destination for history buffs, car or plane hobbyist. Great loc...  more »
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  • Loved this WWII air museum. Has cool cars too. Right on the airport and in a hangar. Clean, neat, no garbage lying around. Thumbs up.
  • One of the best air museums in the country. The hangar is run by a 94-year old general. The WWII planes and cars are in perfect condition. My guide was extremely knowledgeable and friendly. In the back, there is an unobstructed view of the SNA runway, which makes this an amazing place to plane spot.
  • Planes are in top-notch condition and there are a few very knowledgeable gentlemen that will guide you through. We had a great time with Mr. Mo as our guide today. They have a classic Mercedes Benz exhibition until August 22 (2016). Very impressive cars.
  • What a great collection of working aircraft from history. Worth your time.
  • Great place to find rare, unique aircraft, automobiles, Motorcycles, Military Items from WW II. Nice Tour.