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Commemorative Air Force Museum

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Address: 2017 North Greenfield Roaad, Mesa Falcon Field, Mesa, AZ 85215
Phone Number: 480-924-1940
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My grandfather was a pilot during WWII. I grew up hearing all of his stories. Going to this museum brought it all to life. It was neat to see all the planes and memorabilia. I am... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Mesa, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

My grandfather was a pilot during WWII. I grew up hearing all of his stories. Going to this museum brought it all to life. It was neat to see all the planes and memorabilia. I am glad I had a chance to experience all of this.

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Mesa, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Great family trip but could also be enjoyed by yourself or as a couple. We happened to go on a day that Sentimental Journey was flying, it was really cool to watch it land and take off. The staff are all very helpful. There is so much to learn and appreciate. My son's school recently had their prom their as... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

For not much $ you get to see some nice WWII era airplanes, including P-51s, C-45, C-47, and others. There are also a few jets, including a F-4, a MiG, and a Canberra. And you can walk into the workshop and see the volunteer mechanics at work, restoring airplanes in their collection. A good value, imo.

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Arlington Heights
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

Great place to visit. My son really liked all the planes and history. The guides were all very nice and knowledgeable. They were not very busy the day we went and because of this we received pretty much a private tour.

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Peoria, Arizona, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

Wow an exhibit! Our kids loved this museum. There is a good amount of displays of many airplanes to view. The kids enjoyed reading the history as displayed throughout the tour. We also liked that we could wander through the hangar at our own pace. The best part were the planes outside that we were actually able to walk through.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

My kids loved it here and did not want to leave they learned so much about different planes and what one was part of wwll and now all my children want to serve our country

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Mesa, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We visited the CAF as a group and were escorted thru the museum by our guide, Pat Beals. They have an extensive collection of vintage aircraft that many of them still fly. The guides are very knowledgeable of the displays there and most of them you can get up close to and look inside as the doors are mostly open.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

If you have any interest in what pilots experienced in war, visit this museum. If you get the right tour guides, you will be gifted with incredible stories and information.

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Gilbert, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

My husband and I have been to many Air Museums. This is one of our favorite! It's nicely done both indoor and outdoor. You can also visit the restoration area where the mechanics work on the project. The museum volunteers are OUTSTANDING!

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Mesa, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

This cannot be described. You have to see it to believe it. Take a Vet with you, and 'Thank' them for their service. Lot's of true, real history. Some of it 'living' and walking among you. Salute.

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Address: Address: 2017 North Greenfield Roaad, Mesa Falcon Field, Mesa, AZ 85215
Phone Number: 480-924-1940
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Mesa

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