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Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site

1212 Old Montgomery Road, Tuskegee Institute, AL 36088-1923
+1 334-724-0922
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Great site, be careful of the GPS address though!

Really cool to step back in history and see the exhibits and artifacts. We got there close to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jim F
Youngstown, Ohio
Great NPS Site

While driving from Florida to Atlanta my family stopped in Tuskegee, Alabama to visit the 2 sites... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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Site where African-American pilots trained to become the renowned Tuskegee Airmen during World War II.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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1212 Old Montgomery Road, Tuskegee Institute, AL 36088-1923
+1 334-724-0922
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really cool to step back in history and see the exhibits and artifacts. We got there close to closing time though because the GPS directions were way off--be careful of this!

Thank Jim F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While driving from Florida to Atlanta my family stopped in Tuskegee, Alabama to visit the 2 sites run by the National Park Service. We stopped at the Tuskegee Institute NHS first where we toured The Oaks and the George Washington Carver Museum. Then we made...More

Thank GoVols79
Reviewed 6 June 2017

A must-see! Well done, well kept museum/memorial site of great historic significance. The exhibits were fascinating. The airplane on display was hung low enough to be able to "touch history". Being able to go up into the control tower was a nice surprise. Wouldn't have...More

Thank Gale S
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

I have been working on a job at the hospital in Tuskegee so I've been to the city a few times. On my last visit, our meeting ended early so I stopped by the airfield. At first, I thought it was just a few plaques...More

Thank Trey1096
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We visited Tuskegee on a quiet Friday. There weren't many visitors while we were there, so we had time to soak up all of the exhibits. This park is very well done - it has several interactive videos and beautifully done exhibits. There is a...More

1  Thank jacknmichaelsmom
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

It was a very nice memorial. We went early in the morning so no one else was there. Started in Hanger 1 and saw what the actual classrooms & offices looked like. There's also planes & parts of the planes to admirer. Next we walked...More

Thank MissLadyK503
Reviewed 8 April 2017

After finally reaching the museum (we took the long route through the city of Tuskegee) I was surprised the parking lot only had one car in it. We couldn't see the buildings from the parking lot so I wasn't sure we were in the right...More

Thank TravelingWizard
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I decided to take a day trip and visit the museum. I've always been a history buff and I was not disappointed. Great place to spend an hour or so learning about not only the training and eventual combat of the Tuskegee...More

Thank mcbritton
Reviewed 30 March 2017

This National Park Service site is specialized on the Tuskegee Airmen who trained on the site. I was excited to stop here because I like WWII history and have studied about this group in the past. Hangar one has some good info in it. Hangar...More

Thank chuckie_css
Reviewed 30 March 2017

This site is minutes off the Interstate. It is a must see for anyone passing through the area. Although some of the exhibits were not working you were still able to learn the history of this amazing group of men and women. The park ranger...More

Thank Auburn2004
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Response from DANA W | Reviewed this property |
We actually parked in both lots before. The parking lot above the air museum building had a path leading down to it was mostly made of dirt and gravel when my family visited the museum. However, this parking lot gives you a... More