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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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Air force armament museum tour

We had a great time, the museum was great with so much history.It provided a very teachable moment... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Karianna B
via mobile
Great Museum

This museum has many planes on outside static display and the inside displays are interesting and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
bennettjayj
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Arlington, TX, United States
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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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“on display” (84 reviews)
“free admission” (37 reviews)
“great displays” (18 reviews)
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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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"on display"
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"free admission"
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"great displays"
in 18 reviews
"sr blackbird"
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"military aircraft"
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"retirement ceremony"
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"lots of history"
in 16 reviews
"eglin afb"
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"donation box"
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"static displays"
in 21 reviews
"cool planes"
in 11 reviews
"inside the building"
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"self guided tour"
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"gift shop"
in 44 reviews
"outdoor exhibits"
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"great place to visit"
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"well worth the visit"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a great time, the museum was great with so much history.It provided a very teachable moment for us as parents! The kids (8 and 5) enjoyed it but did get tired after a while. They enjoyed picking out a souvenir from the gift...More

Thank Karianna B
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum has many planes on outside static display and the inside displays are interesting and informative

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to this on my own hubby was fishing, It was interesting after seeing the Naval Aviation Museum first how they compliment each other but tell different parts of the story of aviation and protection of our ground forces.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome museum if you like aircraft. Several dozen planes outside with many small exhibits inside denoting history. I would caution visiting on a very hot/humid day if you’re sensitive as it requires much walking outside. I always enjoy stopping there, unless you really like to...More

Thank johnnT6635YV
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband was in the Air Force and this was on our list of must see. So glad we did! Spent about 2 hours just wondering around and for me it was a learning experience. So many exhibits and planes. Will definitely be coming back...More

Thank Lori195760
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent about two hours here this morning. Hubby is an army veteran and military buff. Planes and exhibits were very interesting.

Thank pkleinJersey
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband was in the air force and he loved this museum!! He will definitely go back if and when we are in the area again.

Thank drctrv
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are interested in how our country defended us and those around the world, this museum has a collection of weapons that will cure your hunger for historical information. This museum is FREE, operates on donations and volunteers. This is a place you will...More

Thank sueannz314
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great stop to spend a couple hours if you are visiting town. Static displays of virtually every weapon in USAF inventory, past and present. History of USAF weapons development. There are static aircraft on display outside surrounding the building, including an SR-71 and a...More

Thank Bob H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Air Force Armament Museum, adjacent is next to Eglin Air Force. You can view a variety of historical Air Force planes, from a World War II B-17 bomber to an F-4 Phantom II jet. A wide variety of bombs, missiles, and rockets are exhibited, including the newest air-to-air missile, the AMRAAM, and the GBU-28bunker-buster developed for...More

Thank USN_Seabee_Wife
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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
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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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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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