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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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Great museum

We spent about 2 hours here just in the museum. We drove around the outdoor displays, but didn’t... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Larissa M
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Wentzville, Missouri, United States
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Amazing aircraft

This was a hit for my boys 10 and 3. Lots of neat history and aircraft! Worth the trip from our... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Rachel B
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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” (86 reviews)
“free admission” (39 reviews)
“sr blackbird” (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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"lots of history"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We spent about 2 hours here just in the museum. We drove around the outdoor displays, but didn’t walk around them due to the weather. Both my kids learned a lot and enjoyed the interactive displays. Highly recommend visiting if in the area, and the...More

Thank Larissa M
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was a hit for my boys 10 and 3. Lots of neat history and aircraft! Worth the trip from our condo!

Thank Rachel B
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great drive through experience. Also a great photo opportunity with military aircraft. We didn't do the inside tour.

Thank Greg S
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was very fortunate and checked out the museum. It was a excellent find and they have a great collection of aircraft and other exhibits. Definitely worth checking out.

Thank ElCid83
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a great place to take the family on a tour and get out of the heat. The inside portion of the museum showcases hand held firearms, air dropped bombs, missiles, rockets, and there are even a few aircraft inside. Outside there are many...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to stop! We loved all the planes. The gun museum was very interesting. I would definitely go back!

Thank WishIwasgone
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my son and nephew. Was a very good and educational experience. 25+ aircraft on display plus many other pieces of military equipment.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped by here on our way to the airport to pick up our son for our vacation. The planes surrounding the museum were good enough for a great visit. Loved getting a close up view of them. We will have to stop on a...More

Thank papagrit
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The kids really enjoyed this and the staff was great. There were plenty of things to look at and it was intuitive. Would go back in a heart beat!

Thank Shaun R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We saw this place on the way to Destin and decided to stop by on the way back home. So glad we did. Pretty cool for a free visit. Nice walk around outside to enjoy the weather and see all the air crafts in history....More

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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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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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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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