Great transport with entertaining host, but museum and factory tour fell a little bit short of what they could be
Boeing Tour from Seattle | nov 2019
For the tour as a whole, I have mixed feelings.
The host on the bus trip to the Boeing museum and factory, Lucky, was great. Thoroughly entertaining and has an incredible numbers of stories to tell; if only for the lack of time on the trip.
Overall, I found the museum itself quite ordinary. A good deal of history on some of the planes, but felt like a rather haphazard collection of items scattered across the museum. The highlights of the museum were that it was the staging point for the factory tour and seeing a couple of Boeing Dreamlifter planes land on on the ground being opened up.
The factory tour is generally quite amazing. Just the sheer size of the building must leave one in some degree of awe. Unfortunately the tour itself does become a bit of a factory process itself as everyone is shuffled from one viewing platform to the next; and the information and displays that have been set up simply need to be ignored in order to keep up with one's own group. And as you have to remain with your group, there's no going back to read that information or see the displays afterwards.… Leer más