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Lyon Air Museum, Santa Ana
(4.7/5 based on 95+ 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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  • We took our grand children to the museum. The docent was knowledgeable and informative. We viewed the exhibits and artifacts. The grandchildren even went on the sidecar motorcycle and the aircraft tra...  more »
  • A very cute museum with kind and helpful people to answer all my questions. What a delight on a cold Saturday afternoon! 
  • Visited this museum for about two hours. It is a fairly small museum, but it is packed with incredibly well kept aircraft. I would highly recommend a visit to this museum. Very enjoyable experience. 
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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.