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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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Well worth a visit

I was very impressed with the exhibits and the honour bestowed upon not only the US Mighty Eighth... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2016
Janette B
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Welwyn, United Kingdom
Incredible!!

My grandfather was a pilot with the 493rd Bomb Group. My husband and I visited the museum this... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2016
kristyleigh12
via mobile
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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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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 November 2016

I was very impressed with the exhibits and the honour bestowed upon not only the US Mighty Eighth but also the Royal Air Force were very well represented and respected. The volunteers were very passionate in telling you every aspect of each exhibit.

Thank Janette B
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

My grandfather was a pilot with the 493rd Bomb Group. My husband and I visited the museum this weekend and couldn't have been happier. One of the volunteers, Dale, is a historian and he had even heard of one of my grandfather's crash landings in...More

Thank kristyleigh12
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

As a female not usually interested in military museums but this was an exception. Very interesting and well worth a visit of course my husband was loving every minute of it because he was in the Air Force

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Allow plenty of time as there is a lot to see and read. The planes and history here are a must see. There are a lot of artifacts on display and the history of them.

Thank Arlene D
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Discovered the museum when we checked in and only ad one hour to race through before continuing on our way. My regret, as this museum and it's displays deserves to be enjoyed to it's fullest. The Docents were most helpful, video movies interesting and moving,...More

Thank Norman M
Reviewed 21 October 2016

My husband and I took our three children, aged 9,8 and 6. As soon as we pulled in, they were excited since there are several planes outside. After looking those over, we walked into the building. The inside was awe inspiring. The architecture was beautiful...More

Thank LeeLeeThompson
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Great exhibits. Take some time to got through the museum in order of events. Nicely told with artifacts that support the picture walls. Not a lot of aircraft inside, but there is a B-17 under renovation inside and it is interesting to watch the work...More

Thank Rufus F
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This museum which is all privately funded is a great resource to help us understand what sacrifices our soldiers sacrificed in WWII . This is a well designed museum with static displays , videos and it flows well from story to story . My dad...More

Thank Razorback_Ed
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We had a great time at the museum. Our tour guide was very nice, full of great interesting info. Lots to see and videos all over the place. Gift shop was well stocked. All in all a good time was had by all. Lots of...More

Thank Penny F
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The museum served as a venue for a Military Officers Association of America convention. What a perfect setting to be surrounded by the memory of those who gave so much in the defense of liberty and freedom. Behind the museum is the Chapel of the...More

Thank Dakrist
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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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