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Air Force Armament Museum

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Address: 100 Museum Dr, Eglin Air Force Base, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32542-1497
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+1 850-651-1808
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09:30 - 16:30
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Mon - Sat 09:30 - 16:30
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The focus is on Air Force armament through a variety of historical...

The focus is on Air Force armament through a variety of historical displays, from a B-17 World War II bomber to an F-4 Phantom II jet.

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Very impressive museum

Spent at least 2 hours here checking out the planes outside and taking in the displays inside. Very well done, very friendly and informative staff. It makes one really think... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Wausau, Wisconsin
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Wausau, Wisconsin
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Spent at least 2 hours here checking out the planes outside and taking in the displays inside. Very well done, very friendly and informative staff. It makes one really think about the dangers that our armed forces face every day and the sacrifice made by so many.

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Fort Walton Beach, Florida
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful way to spend the day. It operates on donations so entry is free. It is a great way to get in some walking and american history at the same time.

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Thank janstjoseph1
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A great Air Force museum with plenty to see. Outdoor exhibits are excellent and the indoor stations are very informative. Can't beat the price either!

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Thank regnsteve
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6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Air Force Armament Museum works totally on contributions! There is no admission fee but there are donation boxes around. The displays are very interesting and the aircraft parked throughout the grounds are stunning. A great time to spend a few hours and learn a bit about the armament and actions significant to the history of the United States Air... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Air Force Armament Museum is a wonderful attraction. It is free and very educational. Has lots of artifacts from a number of different wars. Great place to enjoy an afternoon out of the Florida heat. The whole family enjoyed it.

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Shalimar, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

this museum is great if you like planes and other stuff used in the air force. it shows all the bombs and such that they have used over time. my husband loves to go there and look at all of the items they have there. we always take family visiting us to this place.

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Thank Terry174
Jerseyville, Illinois, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I could have spent more time inside but over 60 you want to rest more. It is about armaments and I real military history buff would have a great visit.

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Thank Dennis F
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our visit to the Air Force Armament Museum was fantastic too many great things to list. My favorite was the replica of the fat boy bomb. It really makes you think. If your in the area don't miss it.

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been here several times and I always learn something new. Tons of history inside as well as outside. A must see when you visit the Emerald Coast.

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Greenville, South Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum was very interesting and offered a wide variety of displays and lots and lots of aircraft. Learned a great deal!

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