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National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force

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Old aircraft

This is a great museum and it has some really old water aircraft well displayed. It's very cool to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
roll-on-my-friend
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Daytona Beach, Florida
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Terrific afternoon

This museum is not just for us old folks. It is a terrific memorial to the generation of World War... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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New Canaan, Connecticut
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The National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force preserves the stories of courage, character and patriotism displayed by the men and women of the Eighth Air Force from World War II to present.
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175 Bourne Ave, Pooler, GA 31322-9516
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a great museum and it has some really old water aircraft well displayed. It's very cool to see what real veterans went through back in the day. These guys and gals really had to improvise and fly in some really scary situations. They...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This museum is not just for us old folks. It is a terrific memorial to the generation of World War 2 but it becomes a living testament to the risks our forefathers bore for us. This is a museum to “the Mission”. If you really...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This modern structure contains archives and extensive exhibits on the creation and impact of the 8th Air Force and those who lead, served, assisted and supported its efforts in WWI, including aircraft being restored by dedicated volunteers. My father served in the 8th, getting a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum was not huge, but the exhibits were well done, the docents were knowledgeable, and facilities were cared for. Most of the experience could be enjoyed in 2-3 hours depending if you sit through the many video experiences. It was evident that the folks...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok, first, we love history, especially air history, and this place is packed full of it. There are displays about pre-WW2, as well as WASPs and the Tuskegee units. We even saw a photo that had a former Tennessee congressman in it (we’re from TN)....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank countingmomma
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Both my husband and I were excited to visit this museum, which educates its visitors and honors the soldiers of the Mighty Eighth Air Force. The displays were well done, but the hands-on activities were truly commendable. At one demonstration, visitors were allowed to experience...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Parisgirl52
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in the area for business and friends came in to meet me. They knew about the museum and I am so glad they did! All three of us are retired or former military and love history. We thought we'd died and gone to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank C S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every time we drive to Florida, we have wanted to stop and this year, we did. We took a guided tour of the museum, only way to go, and I was amazed at how much there was to see and learn. We were there 3...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a gem. Plan on about 2-3 hours and definitely do a guided tour. The docents are usually air force veterans with great stories about the Eighth Air Force.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sam T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here as my husband cannot do fast or much walking. We toured at our own pace, learned a lot about WW2. They have great photos, exhibits, and films to instruct you. There are places to sit through out the facility. Docents are in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Rickie D
23 February 2018|
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Response from iharris1959 | Reviewed this property |
The only sign we saw for dogs were service dogs for the blind. Did not see any signs for emotional support animals and we did not see any on the premises.
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I do not know. I would recommend contact the museum directly. Regards, CM
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