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Old 11-07-2017, 05:53 PM
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Default Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum

I'll admit that the last thing Oregon needs is more Californians, but we went anyway.
It was a quick overnight getaway to the Evergreen Aviation and Space Museum at McMinnville Oregon.
On the way back, an overflight of Crater Lake.



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Old 11-07-2017, 07:04 PM
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Nice story, and we don’t mind you coming North and spending your money. Next time buy more than a gallon though. 😀. And show your EAA card for free museum entrance. Last time I was there it got in all four of us.
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Old 11-08-2017, 06:11 PM
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Great write up Joe. That museum is a phenomenal! I went there when I lived in Portland for a short while and can't wait to go back.
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Old 11-08-2017, 06:25 PM
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Two of us showed EAA cards when we went to the museum for the eclipse, and they charged us full fare. Was still worth it.
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Old 11-08-2017, 06:26 PM
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They also offer AAA and veterans discounts, though you can't use both.
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Old 11-08-2017, 06:49 PM
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They also offer AAA and veterans discounts, though you can't use both.
Don't forget about the old folks discount!
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Old 11-08-2017, 08:33 PM
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Default Other area museum

Several years ago we visited 8 museums on a 10 day trip to the northwest. The best of the bunch was WAAAM at Hood River. At that time they had a flyday once a month. Hope to make that sometime. Not far from Evergreen so give it a try.
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Old 11-09-2017, 08:50 AM
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Default A great museum

I paid the extra $ for the full tour of the Spruce Goose and it was a real highlight. What a machine.

Alas, I traveled there by car, so I'm jealous.
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Old 11-09-2017, 06:17 PM
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I've been to the museum twice. Nice that it's so close. Flying to KMMV the second time was terrific!!
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