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Walker Aviation Musem

1 Jerry Smith CIrcle, Roswell, NM 88203
(575) 347-2464
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Ranked #13 of 16 Attractions in Roswell
Type: Museums
Most recent review
- Oct 8, 2014
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Lund, Sweden
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169 reviews 169 reviews
75 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

A small museum with info about the Air Force base. Worth a quick look and free. It is housed in the airport terminal.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

There were a lot of cute and fun shops to look through. The murals on the buildings were great and we enjoyed how everyone was into the whole Alien theme

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El Paso, Texas
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32 reviews 32 reviews
12 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I was stationed at Walker AFB in 1964-65 (it closed in '67.)The museum primarily displays artifacts from the early days of the base. I found it very interesting. Walker was a SAC base in the 60's, with 2 B-52 squadrons and 2 Tanker squadrons (I believe.) Driving around the base was fantastic, as several buildings where I used to work... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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27 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

This was a trip back in Time. I was stationed at Walker AFB from 1963 to 1966. I loved this base, and a lot of it is still here. The museum has much to see, and they are interesting people with which to talk. Even if you were not in the Air Force or stationed here, there is much to... More

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Roswell, New Mexico
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13 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

I've enjoyed the other museums and galleries in Roswell, but had never been here, and was looking forward to it. It wasn't worth the drive however. The entire museum is the size of an average home dining room, At a minimum I thought there would be a map of all the current buildings, and what they were used for when... More

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Zagreb, Croatia
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2012

Unless you got off a plane in Roswell, there isn't much point in going all the way to the other side of Roswell , down to the airport, look for a parking space, then go inside to be disappointed by a very small one room "museum" too look at 3 uniforms of the USAF and a few memorabilia items in... More

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