The Ultimate Guide To Asheville and the Western North Carolina Mountains
The Ultimate Guide to Asheville & the Western North Carolina Mountains

The Online Version of the Best-selling Regional Guidebook

Susanna Pantas, Artist

 Western North Carolina
Air Museum

Pen & Ink Drawings of Biltmore Estate, by Lee James Pantas

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WNC Air Museum  

   The Western North Carolina Air Museum, founded in 1989, is dedicated to preserving and promoting the flying heritage of the Western North Carolina Mountains region. They have over 15 vintage aircraft on display. In addition to the historic aircraft, the Western North Carolina Air Museum has exhibits of flight manuals, engines from historic aircraft as well as more modern reciprocating and jet engines, photographs of historic airplanes and pilots, and models of historic airplanes.

Western North Carolina Air Museum
Hendersonville, NC
Address: 1340 East Gilbert Street, Hendersonville NC 28793
Telephone: 828-698-2482
Hours: April - October: Saturday 10 a.m.- 5 p.m., Sunday & Wednesday 12-5 p.m.; November - March: 12-5 p.m.
Fees: None
Allow:  1-2 hours
Mineral & Lapidary Museum of Henderson Co.
Directions: From I-26 south take exit 22 Upward Road. Take right onto Spartanburg Highway (US 176) and then another right onto Shepherd Street. Museum is on Gilbert Street.









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