We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Warhawk Air Museum

201 Municipal Way, Nampa, ID 83687
208 465 6446
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #1 of 19 Attractions in Nampa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Specialty Museums
Owner description: The Warhawk Air Museum is a not for profit organization funded entirely by individual donations and private foundations. The mission of the museum is... more » Owner description: The Warhawk Air Museum is a not for profit organization funded entirely by individual donations and private foundations. The mission of the museum is to teach and preserve America’s history during times of war from the home front to the war front and aviation history from the advent of flight through the space age. The Warhawk Air Museum encourages an educational experience about the technology, culture, and social changes that have occurred in North America during times of war. « less
Write a Review

44 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    33
    8
    1
    2
    0
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Cheyenne, Wyoming
Top Contributor
291 reviews 291 reviews
224 attraction reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

I stopped by for an hour while in the area. The museum is not too big, but takes up two airplane hangars. There is a nice variety of small aircraft, as well as military uniforms. Other old military equipment items and model planes are on display as well. Admission is a little steep, but overall this museum is worth a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Baldwin, Wisconsin
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
11 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I read about this place in the Moon Handbook for Idaho so had to take a look. It was well-worth my visit. I spent about an hour here and could have easily been here longer. Besides the aircraft on display (including a P-40 Warhawk, P-51 Mustang, and on loan - a P-38 Lightning and an F4U Corsair) there was a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sacramento, California
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Several WWII warbirds and a F-104 (how many of those have you seen). Numerous artifacts and displays of personal memorabilia of locals. Several cars of the era, Jeeps etc. (I'm a car museum guy so I like this a lot). Many dioramas of the period, cloths, books, and equipment.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lebanon
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

This was a very interesting place for the history buff. Air memorabilia from WW1 onward. You could easily spend hrs if you are interested. We stopped with about an hour to look before they closed. I would have enjoyed a little more time. The vietnam displays were especially touching for me.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Surprise, Arizona
Top Contributor
99 reviews 99 reviews
29 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

What a tremendous collection of WWI, WW2, Korea, and S.E. Asia history. You will enjoy all the displays and personal history displays of yesterday's hero's. They have several aircraft on display, including operational P-40's and a P-51. Don't miss this opportunity.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Salt Lake City, Utah
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Super cool museum and well worth the stop. You can spend hours looking at all the great stuff. They have a bunch of old airplanes including the P-40 that wars in huge movie Pearl Harbor. It still operates and I know they will fly it when they have the air show in Nampa.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Boise, Idaho
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
25 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

If you are into any type of WW2 air events then this is a must see attraction. Its small in comparison to large city museums but you will not be disappointed in the least bit. it takes about 2 hours to go through it all. The exhibits are well laid out and well put together with great period stuff. I... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Nampa, ID
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
7 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

After 9 years in town we decided it was about time to visit the local air museum. It was a treat. The exhibits are exceptionally well lit and documented. There is a little bit of everything on display, including some unique aircraft, autos, and equipment. To do it justice plan on spending a couple hours wandering around and actually reading... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Nampa, Idaho
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The warhawk museum is a must on your visit to Nampa. It really takes you back in time. Bring your glasses if you need them , so you can read the stories of all the servicemen honored.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Nampa, Idaho
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
3 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

If I were a vet wanting to relive my WW2 youth I am sure I would be delighted in the beautifully restored aircraft. However i took my eight and nine year old daughters for something to do over the Xmas break. This is very much an old school museum. Everything is "do not touch" apart from books and my kids... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Been to Warhawk Air Museum? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Warhawk Air Museum, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing