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Naval Air Station Fort Lauderdale Museum

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Address: 4000 West Perimeter Road, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315
Phone Number: 754 300-9259
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Thu 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Specialties World War II Museum on the U.S National Register of Historic Places. The only Military Museum in Broward County. A 501(c)3 non-profit organization. The building is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 31, 2015
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Itatiba, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Specialties World War II Museum on the U.S National Register of Historic Places. The only Military Museum in Broward County. A 501(c)3 non-profit organization. The building is the only reminder from a 200 building naval base complex from WWII. On exhibit: A WWII Link Trainer Flight Simulator on exhibit (Historic Engineering Landmark), Recreated Soldier's Barracks: the George Bush Room. Also... More 

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Jourdanton, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Fly Away. This Museum has so much to offer. The history of the planes. The plans where great to see. great place to bring your kids. There is so much to see. Spend the day.

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Keller, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

This is a great museum for those who are Naval history enthusiasts! The facility is the lone remaining building from the former NAS Fort Lauderdale (the Link Trainer building). The building hosts a wealth of Naval history items as well as numerous Naval Aviation aircraft and ship models. There are also a large number of documents related to Navy Aviation... More 

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Fort Lauderdale
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

This is an all volunteer run attraction and the passion of the docents and staff is truly admirable. Great memorabilia and wonderful storytelling. A must see for all you locals and aviation enthusiasts like me. Our docent, Gary answered all of our questions and it led to even more great stories. He has extensive aviation experience. If you are a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I really enjoyed my trip to the Naval Air Station Museum! My family and I have been here several times and enjoy it every time we go. It makes you proud to be an American and appreciate what you have!

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Boca Raton, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

This is a neat museum located at the southwest corner of the airport. There's a room set up to resemble a living-quarters room in the junior BOQ (Batchelor Officers Quarters) such as the one George H. W. Bush stayed in when he was a naval aviator cadet at the naval air station (now Fort Lauderdale International Airport) here during World... More 

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Ribeirao Preto, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Guided by Minerva, this visit takes you to the 2WWW atmosphere, like a place where Bush was trained to fly. Some veterans make a luncheon ttwicw a month . it is a non profit organization which accepts donations to suvive.You can n ot miss it, Is located near at Fort Lauderdale International Airport .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

My husband rated this a 5 for WWII history buffs and those interested in Flight 19. This small museum building is history in itself as it is the only remaining building of the Naval Air Station at Fort Lauderdale. We visited on a Thursday after calling to make sure the museum would be open. There is no admission fee but... More 

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Gilroy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

We called and made an appointment to visit the air museum Sunday 2/23/14. We were able to talk to one of the volunteers who told us to come by, she was doing a tour. (call to see if open prior to visit). We arrived and spent about 45 min looking at the displays inside of the building. A lot of... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

I grew up in Fort Lauderdale.I went to middle school back in the 60s there.I never knew the history about it untill i was older.Now that i realize i walked in the same rooms and barracks that were turned in to class rooms that the pilots and crew were in. I will never forget it.May god bless the men and... More 

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Additional Information about Naval Air Station Fort Lauderdale Museum

Address: 4000 West Perimeter Road, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315
Phone Number: 754 300-9259
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Fort Lauderdale
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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