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Air Force Armament Museum

100 Museum Dr, Eglin Air Force Base, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32542-1497
+1 850-651-1808
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We spent a couple hours visiting the museum and are glad we did. Unlike some museums that offer... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
7tammy
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Interesting and educational

Free museum - well presented exhibits inside and lots of planes outside. We were here for 3.5 hours... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
DesertMagpie
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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.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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100 Museum Dr, Eglin Air Force Base, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32542-1497
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent a couple hours visiting the museum and are glad we did. Unlike some museums that offer nothing ibut reading material, this museum displayed things like guns that dated back to the 1800s, showed us things we never saw before and taught us things...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Free museum - well presented exhibits inside and lots of planes outside. We were here for 3.5 hours but could have stayed longer. My legs got tired. My husband loved looking at all the planes! Inside on upper level history from WWI to Vietnam era...More

Thank DesertMagpie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Used for a retirement ceremony. Nice place. Not great at planning events. Messed up the schedule for a 100+person event that let me scrambling. I would use again, just triple check reservation and be aware

Thank vendela
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here as a family there is no cost to get in this is a free facility it's not as large as some of the others we have been too but they're still plenty of things to see and do airplanes inside and outside...More

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We happen to passed by and saw a large collection of airplanes outside de museum. You can do a tour by car outside and also park and get in. Very interesting and a huge collection of airplanes. I loved the outside setting of the airplanes,...More

Thank nabeab
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lots to see and do inside and out. If you enjoy aviation history, you'll love the Museum. I take my 6th grade students every year and still I see new things, learn more every time.

Thank Rosemarie M
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Educational and great free place to spend a rainy day. A large number of aircraft parked outside as well.

Thank scottandapril
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

I’m driving along and look over and see all these Air Force jets. I do a u turn and check them out. Very well done and educational. Check it out.

Thank Upnorthtransplant1
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Definite stop and visit. Good collection of aircraft and nice museum. Love the SR-71. Was there for Veterans Day and dedicated a Flag for my US Air Force Veteran wife.

Thank TravelerJim1973
Reviewed 29 November 2017

This is a great museum if you like military history and weapons. Emphasis is on Air Force weapons development but also looks at the evolution of aerial warfare. Aircraft exhibits range from World War II fighters and bombers to current day aircraft in the Air...More

Thank U2532VGjonathans
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ESTravelBug
26 August 2017|
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Response from Anita O | Reviewed this property |
Yes the parking is free.
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kosithu
8 June 2016|
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Response from FWB_Foodie | Reviewed this property |
Most HUDs are a screen mounted in front of the windscreen. MHD is a helmet that displays via a camera mounted external and normally moves the camera with your head and can be used for targeting. A HUD normally shows avionic... More
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Robert E D
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Response from DOJAMFAM | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, I know it has an android app but I rather use the website since app has limited functionality.
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