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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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Not an airplane museum

We visited with the kids while headed north. The volunteers made sure we understood this was not an... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
ammomof3
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Titusville, Florida
Great tour by Gil

This museum is pretty interesting in and of itself. I had a guided tour by Gil---a veteran who... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
198cindyc
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Newark, New Jersey
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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.
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“memorial garden” (50 reviews)
“during wwii” (35 reviews)
“men and women” (32 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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175 Bourne Ave, Pooler, GA 31322-9516
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited with the kids while headed north. The volunteers made sure we understood this was not an airplane museum, it was a memorial to those of the Mighty Eighth Air Force. That being said, there are a couple planes inside and out. We enjoyed...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum is pretty interesting in and of itself. I had a guided tour by Gil---a veteran who volunteers here. His first hand stories made the place really come to life. It's very emotional going through the process of being in a briefing to actually...More

Thank 198cindyc
Reviewed 20 October 2017

3rd time I visited and its great every time. Great aviation history from aircraft, displays, miniature battlefields, dress and articles. And staff was incredible! Friendly, takes there time and explains.

Thank Carl H
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

A great museum with a focus on the 8th airforce. They have a few aircraft a b47, b17, F4, mig 17, p51 to name a few. If you like aircraft then take a look.

Thank John C
Reviewed 9 October 2017

While most are going for the museum, which is or great interest to many, they many be missing the "down home" cooking and quiet atmosphere of this easily missed dinning. If you want to get away from the constant "fast food" offerings... this is the...More

Thank CCollarSAV
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We toured this while on vacation in Savannah. So much history and so informative. I would highly recommend this tour whether you have been in the military or not. Really eye opening reality of WWII.

Thank iharris1959
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Love it here. The displays are detailed and well thought out. The amount of memorabilia and planes is surprising. Go. Great for all ages.

Thank Chase M
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This museum tells the story of an important part of the history of the men that did nothing less than save the world. We took my father in law, who was in the 82nd Airborne throughout the war, and he was moved to tears. There...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 8 September 2017

For anyone interested in military history this is a museum for you. The tour guides are very knowledgeable and has a lot of personal stories to tell as well. Occasionally a WWII vet comes in and shares their stories which really help put the WWII...More

Thank SKMac68
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Worth the price of admission. Senior discount and service discount. Walking tour style vignette format. A lot of AMERICAN history proudly on display. You will not regret going to this fine museum.

Thank deepnhock
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clarksm19
30 October 2017|
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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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Kaysha S
11 August 2017|
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Response from Junfan1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes $12 is reg rate. It's worth every penny!
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James G
6 November 2016|
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Response from 04DTS | Reviewed this property |
I'd plan at least 4 hours. If you are really into the 8th air force, you could easily spend an entire dady
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