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390th Memorial Museum

6000 E Valencia Rd, Tucson, AZ 85756-9403
+1 520-574-0287
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This museum is unusually well done. With videos, information plaques, photos--and a plane--one... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2017
Wanderlist777
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Ely, Minnesota, United States
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Well kept facility. Take time to see the nose art!

This is a museum inside a museum. Well worth the visit. The B17 inside is in beautiful condition... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2017
Sandy D
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Kincardine, Canada
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6000 E Valencia Rd, Tucson, AZ 85756-9403
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Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

This museum is unusually well done. With videos, information plaques, photos--and a plane--one learns a lot about our WWII history here. The museum is spotlessly clean, quiet (one might say there's a reverence here) and worth a visit.

Thank Wanderlist777
Reviewed 24 April 2017

This is a museum inside a museum. Well worth the visit. The B17 inside is in beautiful condition and the guys there are very good at explaining it all. the walk around is great and being able to see inside was fascinating. I was really...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2017

A beautiful air conditioned building housing a fully restored B17 inside the Pima Air & Space Museum. There are a lot of other historical items on display as well.

Thank jbarclay
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Incredible collection of WWII bomber memorabilia, scale models, and of course the bombers. Wow! Next to Duxford, one of the best presentations I've seen.

Thank Kirk J
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This is a wonderful Museum housing the 390th & 95 Bomb Groups of the 8th Air Force located within the Pima Air & Space Museum in Tucson, Arizona. The Museum features a fully restored B-17G, Flying Fortress and many other great exhibits. You can't miss...More

Thank ScottieMcK
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice facility with lots of historical pieces to include a restored B-17. Wish I would had more time to visit just this one, but be aware this closes before the Pima Air Museum.

Thank First43040
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

This museum is located inside the air and space museum. It's a nice bit of history that tells the tales of the 390th after Pearl Harbor. There is a huge bomber plane that you can climb up into and see the inner parts. Really cool...More

Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Located on the grounds of the Pima Air & Space Museum, this is a separately run building housing a B17 Flying Fortress and a lot of memorabilia from WWII. I found this to be one of the most interesting parts of the compound. If you...More

Thank csarchibald
Reviewed 29 February 2016

The 390th Bomb Group flew 301 missions over Europe from 1943 to 1945, earning two Presidential Unit Citations, one shared, and recorded the most enemy aircraft destroyed by one group in a single mission, 62 over Munster. Although 714 airman of the Group gave their...More

Thank Steve1362
Reviewed 22 February 2016

I try to come to this museum at least once a year. Things are always changing and getting better. Since a renovation last year they added an upper level and made the place much larger. I am a huge fan of the nose art section...More

Thank Ken S
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