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National Naval Aviation Museum

1750 Radford Blvd, NAS Pensacola, Pensacola, FL 32508-5400
+1 800-327-5002
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This place is free but don't let the price fool you this place is awesome. We spent several hours... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2016
littlewarrior43
Great for toddlers of all ages!

One of the best reasons I love this museum is it can light a fire for aviation in people of all... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2016
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Experience the magic of flight at the National Naval Aviation Museum! See over 4,000 artifacts and 150 aircraft representing Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard Aviation. Ride the flight simulators or catch all the drama and power of amazing IMAX films. Dine in the authentic Cubi Bar Cafe and take home the spirit of Naval Aviation with a unique memento from the Flight Deck Store. Spend a cool day inside the Museum and experience Hands-on-History! New Naval Air Station Entrance: All visitors to the National Naval Aviation Museum, Fort Barrancas and Pensacola Lighthouse who do not possess a Department of Defense identification card or are unescorted by the holder of a Department of Defense identification card, will be required to enter the installation via the West Gate located off Blue Angel Parkway.
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“imax theater” (235 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1750 Radford Blvd, NAS Pensacola, Pensacola, FL 32508-5400
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Reviewed 5 July 2016

This place is free but don't let the price fool you this place is awesome. We spent several hours there our 3 kids loved it and if I was ever back in Pensacola would sure go back

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Reviewed 5 July 2016

One of the best reasons I love this museum is it can light a fire for aviation in people of all ages. It combines exhibits that are for viewing only as well as exhibits you can climb in and all over. There is "aircraft carrier"...More

Thank Rebecca R
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

A MUST STOP if you are in the Pensacola area. More than a aviation museum, although there are plenty of planes. But the displays, the history and the IMAX take it way over the top. Oh, and did I mention, it's FREE!!

Thank Denis B
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

This place is amazing. The history, science,nostalgia..it's all there. But, watching your kids crawl in every cockpit, flip every lever, and turn every wheel while grinning and giggling.. that's the stuff right there. We've been several times in the last few years and they are...More

Thank Dan G
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Larger than the last time I visited. Enjoyed all the diplays especially the Blue Angels hung in the diamond formation. Worth the visit.

Thank Hb51
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed our stop to this museum. We wanted to get out of the heat after a trip to the lighthouse and this was an amazing stop. We saw the IMAX flight movie which was about the Blue Angels. Learned a lot!! Also the hangar...More

Thank JulieMorgantown_WV
Reviewed 4 July 2016

This museum has been on my list to see for many years and after visiting I am only sorry I didn't make time sooner. There is something for everyone in the family with exhibits that span all of naval aviation history. Even my wife, who...More

Thank Jeffrey D
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

You could easily spend all day here. There is so much to see. So much history. Be sure to do the Blue Angels 4D attraction (there is a charge for this). We didn't get to see everything on this trip. Will definitely go back when...More

Thank cap1275
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

We had an awesome time visiting this museum. We were also fortunate enough to have the opportunity to watch the Blue Angels practice. Great experience! Highly recommended for all ages!!!

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Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our visit this year. We have been several times. It's clean, family friendly fun... we will be back again.

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Jennifer C
13 January 2018|
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Response from Travel242424 | Reviewed this property |
It’s a morning or afternoon visit to see everything 3-4 hours
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Wayne R
7 January 2018|
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Response from shasta2088 | Reviewed this property |
The schedule is posted by weather dependent and subject to change.
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Wayne R
5 January 2018|
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Response from shasta2088 | Reviewed this property |
The museum is at the southwest end of an active military base. You cannot enter through the main gate without having business on the base (military, golf course, cemetery). The museum entrance is a ten minute drive from... More
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