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Air Force Armament Museum

100 Museum Dr, Eglin Air Force Base, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32542-1497
+1 850-651-1808
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Great excursion

We went to the museum with our two young (4 year old) kiddos and it was a really good time. Plenty... read more

Reviewed yesterday
jcath07
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Houston, Texas
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Excellent Displays

This museum is a must see if you are interested in military aviation. I was impressed with the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
lwstnm
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USA
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The focus is on Air Force armament through a variety of historical displays, from a B-17 World War II bomber to an F-4 Phantom II jet.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 16:30
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100 Museum Dr, Eglin Air Force Base, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32542-1497
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went to the museum with our two young (4 year old) kiddos and it was a really good time. Plenty to see and do for both adults and kids.

Thank jcath07
Reviewed 2 days ago

This museum is a must see if you are interested in military aviation. I was impressed with the variety of aircraft on display, and as the name applies there are many displays of armaments used by the Air Force. Well worth a visit .

Thank lwstnm
Reviewed 3 days ago

While I didn't get to stop in and visit this museum this year, I will definitely plan on doing it next year. I was there a few years ago and it's just amazing. Whether you are an avid aviation fan, there's just so much history...More

Thank I6716MYlorik
Reviewed 4 days ago

Inside were interesting displays. All ages enjoyed. My husband is an airplane buff and he totally enjoyed the exhibits and planes on display.

Thank dottyb13
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Air Force Armament Museum is a great place to visit, especially if you are a history or military buff. The museum is packed with artifacts both inside and out. I was very impressed with the range of equipment they have on display including everything...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Kids and I loved it! They had a promotion ceremony goin on and let anyone watch. Great artifacts. And it's free to go in and look around. The lady in the gift shop was very nice and helpful!

Thank Britnie H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our grandson loves his jets and helicopters. This museum offers an outdoor viewing area of a variety of war planes AND an indoor (so you can get out of the Florida heat) museum of more war memoribelia. Just fascinating!!!! Be sure to include this gem...More

Thank janet i
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We finally made it to visit here and there is so much to learn. We made this a short visit, only because i wasn't feeling well, and we will be going back to take our time. If you are interested at all in history or...More

Thank Anita O
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must see if you are in the Destin, Florida area. They have a great display of vintage aircraft as well as armament. The staff is very helpful and knowledgeable about the displays. This is a great place for kids as well.

Thank Glenn S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This facility located near the entrance to Eglin Air Force base is worth a visit. On display you will see a wide variety of aircraft and weapons dating from the old to the new. If you are interested in Air Force history this is the...More

Thank rickheln
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kosithu
8 June 2016|
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Response from FWB_Foodie | Reviewed this property |
Most HUDs are a screen mounted in front of the windscreen. MHD is a helmet that displays via a camera mounted external and normally moves the camera with your head and can be used for targeting. A HUD normally shows avionic... More
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Robert E D
4 January 2015|
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Response from DOJAMFAM | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, I know it has an android app but I rather use the website since app has limited functionality.
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