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National Museum of the U.S. Air Force

1100 Spaatz St, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton, OH 45433-7102
+1 937-255-3286
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Very nice

Very nice museum great movie and informative. Very nice gift shop easy parking . Reasonably priced .

Reviewed 2 days ago
Shellybeads
via mobile
Plenty to see

Huge museum with plenty to see. I'm not a aviation buff, but still really enjoyed the exhibits... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
103Katherine
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Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey
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1100 Spaatz St, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton, OH 45433-7102
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very nice museum great movie and informative. Very nice gift shop easy parking . Reasonably priced .

Thank Shellybeads
Reviewed 2 days ago

Huge museum with plenty to see. I'm not a aviation buff, but still really enjoyed the exhibits. Free and fun.

Thank 103Katherine
Reviewed 2 days ago

This one has been on my "Bike It " list for a long time. Definitely in the top 3 of flight museums in the country. Only thing holding it back, only Air force planes. For example, when going through Korea section, don't expect to see...More

Thank Birddawg
Reviewed 3 days ago

One of the best museums I have ever seen! 4 large hangers make up the museum so be sure to save enough time. I am not a history buff, but I really enjoyed seeing the history of flight and finding out the stories of our...More

Thank TazRad
Reviewed 3 days ago

I didn't think the National Museum of the USAF could get better, but it has! They currently have aircraft from the Presidential Fleet that you can walk through. Do not miss this!! The museum is free, parking is free and it's a good time for...More

Thank spencersbride
Reviewed 3 days ago

This shows the history of aircraft through the military. These are not miniature planes, but the full size. They even have a section for space. They do have some experimental aircraft and three Air Force Ones.

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum is a must-visit if you are interested in aviation. There are four large hangars filled with planes and other memorabilia associated primarily with military flight. It starts with a gallery of the early years, then to World War II, Korean War, Southeast Asia...More

Thank TravelerfromNJ2
Reviewed 5 days ago

I took my three children ages 10-13 and thought everything was really well done: the information and displays are not overwhelming, the incredible number of planes and jets were fantastic. A must-see for everyone. I could spend days in there. The Cold War exhibit taught...More

Thank Khat M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The US Air Force Museum is interesting for young and old. Have enjoyed with family members ages 9-92. So many planes and hands on exhibits. Especially enjoy the Presidential planes, which you can walk through. It is a not to be missed experience if traveling...More

Thank jamb948
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a must see as far as displays and overall history . The outside memorial park has great memorials of different groups that have severed our country and some have given their lives.

Thank Larry M
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tinydinky
13 June 2017|
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Response from samfarmer38 | Reviewed this property |
Richard K is right. They do have motorized carts and wheechairs. If possible the museum ask that you try and bring your own wheelchairs. This has been a rule at the museum for a very long time. Please keep in mind that... More
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Response from DadDoug | Reviewed this property |
No. I read what I could though my time was limited.
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