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National Museum of the U.S. Air Force

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Address: 1100 Spaatz St, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton, OH 45433-7102
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09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00

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My husband and I have visited the Air Force Museum before, but wanted to go back to see the Presidential planes. This museum is definitely worth a visit. It has tons of displays... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Gahanna, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I have visited the Air Force Museum before, but wanted to go back to see the Presidential planes. This museum is definitely worth a visit. It has tons of displays about aviation history and its free. It also gives you the option to see interesting 3D movies with a cost. If you enjoy history, aviation, or just... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Our family has now made several visits to the museum. So much history to learn, beautiful displays, and fun for the whole family.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This a Great place for adults and children. It's free to enter. Plan to spend the whole day. Exhibits range from the Wright Brothers to the space age. An excellent IMAX Theater is present with several different showing a day. a very good cafeteria is available at the museum. It is a very affordable day for the entire family.

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Dayton, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I love this museum so so much! It seems almost endless! They did an amazing job with all of the displays; truly capturing the size of the aircrafts as well as appointing it to a particular time period. There's no way you can honestly get through this museum in one day....not if you're really stopping and reading and learning about... More 

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Dayton, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We love the Air Force museum. They are always changing up there displays of aircraft and things to see. Most of all it is Free admittance and the kids love it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This is a must see, my family has been a few times and can't wait to go back. Something for everyone to enjoy.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

great displays and wonderful for kids of all ages to enjoy don't miss this one. Free parking and free admission a real plus for the family to enjoy other things in the museum makes this a great experience. big Screen threater and simulators. Always popular gift shop and enough choices for meals makes this a one stop place to go.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

a lot of different airplanes and space rockets it took us abut 2 hours to see most of it there s a lot there to see

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The museum is absolutely huge. The new addition is incredible as well. The presidential collection is so cool, because you can walk through them. This is the closest a person can get to many of these aircraft. We really enjoyed the planes and the displays. Very cool.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is massive and admission is free. I allowed 4 hours for my visit and had to rush through much. I loved building # 4. It houses the Presidential planes and many of them you can walk through. I especially liked walking through the Air Force One plane where President Johnson took the Oath of Office after Kennedy's death.... More 

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