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National WASP WWII Museum

210 Loop 170 off Interstate 20, Avenger Field, Sweetwater, TX 79556
+1 325-235-0099
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Must see for history buffs!

A visit to this GEM is worth anyone's time. We first heard about the WASP (Women Air-force Service... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2018
Doug S
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Midland, Texas
AWESOME history you need to see and be aware of, Easy on & off Hwy so don't miss it!

This museum is a must stop in Sweetwater, TX! I had read about the WASPs of WWII, and I knew that... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2018
Thomas M
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Littleton, New Hampshire
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210 Loop 170 off Interstate 20, Avenger Field, Sweetwater, TX 79556
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

A visit to this GEM is worth anyone's time. We first heard about the WASP (Women Air-force Service Pilots) from our grandson who was studying them in school. The museum has quite a display including: old planes, old cars, old military uniforms and equipment, a...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2018

This museum is a must stop in Sweetwater, TX! I had read about the WASPs of WWII, and I knew that they were women aviators who shuttled aircraft for the Army Air Corps, as well as flying targets for air artillery practice. Until visiting here...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2017

If you are a WW II history buff then this is a must see. All the Womens Air Service Pilots (civilians) were trained here. They learned to fly military aircraft in order to free male pilots for combat.

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Reviewed 28 May 2017

Right off the highway so easy access. They were having a reunion with some of the grave WASP pilots later that day. We were still able to read about these brave ladies and their duties. Three awesome planes wete there to view and watch fly....More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We had a great time as always! The museum is expanding with lots of new things in store. I can't wait to see. The kids enjoyed the museum and the run.

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Reviewed 14 March 2017

This museum is small and housed in an old WWII hanger. There are women volunteers to give informative tours or you can go alone. A short movie is shown with more timeline details and grat old movie footage. There is no fee to visit the...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Mostly unknown History of World War Two. Very educational. Highly recommend for any history buffs and families with Teenagers to share this historical part of the US.

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Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

What a hidden gem this is! We were driving through Sweetwatet on our way to NM and read about this museum. Since both my husband and I knew a bit about the WASPs' history during WWII from reading Fanny Flagg's novel, we decided to stop...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2017

I did not know anything about the Women Air Force Service Pilots. Very informative- I wish I had more time to spend there.

Thank Allison P
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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our hour at the National WASP Museum. There's a plethora of information about the short-lived WASP program and its founder Cochran. If you love aviation or WW2 facts, you'll love the visit. The gift shop has several books if you're interested in this...More

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