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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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Run for the WASP 5K and museum tour

We had a great time as always! The museum is expanding with lots of new things in store. I... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
ShelleyNSam16
,
Sweetwater, Texas
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Fascinating and a wonderful history lesson is to be had.

This museum is small and housed in an old WWII hanger. There are women volunteers to give... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
Jim R
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Dallas
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210 Loop 170 off Interstate 20, Avenger Field, Sweetwater, TX 79556
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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.

Thank ShelleyNSam16
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

Thank Jim R
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.

Thank Glensmith501
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

Thank NWRob
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
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

Thank khristystrange
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I have never met more dedicated people. The way they want to preserve the history of these great American heroes is outstanding. I have been many times to the museum and am always impressed with the exhibits they have for such a small place in...More

1  Thank Grant M
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Was visiting with Granddaughter,and she thought I would enjoy this, being retired Navy. This is really a nice place, kind of small, but tons of History. I read things that I had never heard of, and also things that I had heard of, but didn't...More

1  Thank Bill G
Reviewed 3 December 2016

This museum is a little gem depicting a brief, but very important time in our history. As described, it is in an old hanger and consists primarily of displays (wear your jacket if it's cold outside!). We found their story to be fascinating for what...More

1  Thank Violet099
Reviewed 7 November 2016

This is a good place to stop by and visit when you around or travelling to Big Spring. Lots of great stories and historical events about woman aviators and their great service to this country during WW2. Glad that we stopped by and checked this...More

Thank des2babes
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John B
Is the museum located at the airport?
16 February 2017|
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