Glendale, California: Grand Central Air Terminal Museum

Tour the 1929 terminal of Southern California's former main airport. The airport is long gone, but the terminal, restored in 2015, remains.
Address:
1310 Air Way, Glendale, CA
Directions:
On the south side of Air Way, between Sonora and Grandview Aves.
Hours:
Tours by appt via Air Terminal website.
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Grand Central Air Terminal Museum.

Grand Central Air Terminal Museum

Before there was LAX, the center of Southern California air transportation was in Glendale. The airport was used by Amelia Earhart, Howard Hughes, and Charles Lindbergh, and was seen in the 1934 movie "Bright Eyes" starring Shirley Temple. The 1929 airport terminal building was recently purchased by Disney, completely restored, and reopened as private offices and a museum, which is open during free monthly tours.

Link to official museum tour website.

[Craig Baker, 08/04/2019]

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