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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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Very interesting

Educational and great free place to spend a rainy day. A large number of aircraft parked outside as... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
scottandapril
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Bellefontaine, Ohio
Very cool

I’m driving along and look over and see all these Air Force jets. I do a u turn and check them out... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Upnorthtransplant1
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Charlevoix, Michigan
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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.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“on display” (81 reviews)
“sr blackbird” (18 reviews)
“great displays” (18 reviews)
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100 Museum Dr, Eglin Air Force Base, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32542-1497
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+1 850-651-1808
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Educational and great free place to spend a rainy day. A large number of aircraft parked outside as well.

Thank scottandapril
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m driving along and look over and see all these Air Force jets. I do a u turn and check them out. Very well done and educational. Check it out.

Thank Upnorthtransplant1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definite stop and visit. Good collection of aircraft and nice museum. Love the SR-71. Was there for Veterans Day and dedicated a Flag for my US Air Force Veteran wife.

Thank TravelerJim1973
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great museum if you like military history and weapons. Emphasis is on Air Force weapons development but also looks at the evolution of aerial warfare. Aircraft exhibits range from World War II fighters and bombers to current day aircraft in the Air...More

Thank U2532VGjonathans
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great museum, easy to get to and great displays and the volunteers do such a great job. This is a must see.

Thank Hermon D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While visiting Florida, we saw advertisements for this Museum and figured we would check it out...WOW it was way beyond expectations!

Thank davidoJ9470EW
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small museum dedicated to the development of armaments here at Eglin AFB. Well worth the visit. There is no admission charge donations accepted Open every day, except Federal Holidays. May close or restrict entry due to official military functions

Thank Les M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Finally got to see this place as it is closed on Federal holidays. So glad we finally made it. Free admission but does take donations. Great display of all the various guns/rifles used by the Air Force in all the various wars/conflicts. Great displays with...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Loved it, huge variety of large airplanes outside to examine with large information signs with history and description. Inside is photos, more planes, various weaponry, missiles and a gun room. I saw missiles I worked on there in full size, so very interesting for me...More

Thank chrishI4984CI
Reviewed 1 November 2017

He was hesitant about going, but pulling in he was amazed by all the planes outside. Was a little busy inside due to the school field trips. The interactive things were beat up and was not in working condition. All an all it was a...More

Thank Christopher S
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ESTravelBug
26 August 2017|
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Response from Anita O | Reviewed this property |
Yes the parking is free.
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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
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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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