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National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force

175 Bourne Ave, Pooler, GA 31322-9516
+1 912-748-8888
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Pure History

History at his finest. If you want to know some history about the Air Force, then come down and... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2017
Raul D
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Savannah, Georgia
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Great museum right off interstate

Enjoyed touring the museum and reading about the history from the area. Good interactive simulator... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2017
Kelle G
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Jacksonville, United States
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The National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force preserves the stories of courage, character and patriotism displayed by the men and women of the Eighth Air Force from World War II to present.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“memorial garden” (51 reviews)
“during wwii” (36 reviews)
“men and women” (33 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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175 Bourne Ave, Pooler, GA 31322-9516
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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

History at his finest. If you want to know some history about the Air Force, then come down and visit this lovely museum. They got different aircrafts on display and you’ll be amazed with all of the artifacts they got on display including WWII stuff.

Thank Raul D
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed touring the museum and reading about the history from the area. Good interactive simulator for young people to get involved with and spark their interest. Highly recommend stopping by and spending an hour or two enroute to your destination.

Thank Kelle G
Reviewed 3 December 2017

I was the first one in on a Saturday morning and the staff (docents?) were anxious for me to spend my time wisely. I had 1 1/2 hours available and didn't really get to absorb everything. I am fairly well versed in this era's history...More

Thank LongIslandHungryGuy
Reviewed 28 November 2017

I admit it, I am a "history nut". I found this museum informative and a lot of fun. The docents were a wealth of information, always ready to answer a question, very willing to help.The exhibits were a nice balance of "hands on" activities, guided...More

Thank William S. R
Reviewed 21 November 2017

If you look through my reviews, you will see that I love planes. This museum has planes, but it is more about the men and women who flew them. Not designed as an aviation display, this museum offers a true chance for learning and reflection...More

Thank Tanksmon
Reviewed 17 November 2017

The information is overwhelming. Please take the time to visit the Might Eighth Museum. Beautiful and informative. You will be glad you did.

Thank patti p
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Anyone remembering or had a family member in WW2 should visit here. It's preserving American History as told by many that were there. We're losding too many of the veterans from that Era and this is a memorial to their heroism!

Thank David T
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

If you are interested WW2 and aviation, this is the museum for you! It follows the eighth army air force as they worked out of England. There are interesting exhibits with a mixture of artifacts, photos, sound bites, videos and of course a B17. We...More

Thank Rachel J
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

History takes flight at the National Museum of the 8th Army Air Force. The battles over the skies of Britain and Europe, the personalities of the special people who took to the skies and the crews who picked up the pieces on the ground, the...More

Thank Bruce S
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This was the second time I had visited this museum. I am so glad I went again, as the last time was 20 years ago. It has lots of information on the 2nd World War. There were at least 2 different films with actual footage....More

Thank janice e
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PhantomRhino
5 February 2018|
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Response from csmurphy2017 | Reviewed this property |
I do not know. I would recommend contact the museum directly. Regards, CM
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clarksm19
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Response from MightyEighthMuseum | Property representative |
The majority of our exhibits are indoors. The Mighty Eighth is 90,000 square feet, and you can learn all about the Eighth Air Force walking through the museum.
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