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Travis Air Force Base Heritage Center

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Address: 400 Brennan Circle, Fairfield, CA 94535 (Formerly Travis Air Museum)
Phone Number:
+1 707-424-5605
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12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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The Jimmy Doolittle Air and Space Museum Foundation, with its Education...

The Jimmy Doolittle Air and Space Museum Foundation, with its Education Museum Foundation, is registered as a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. It brings together historical, educational and technological resources to create programs which preserve our aviation heritage in building an air and space museum for all ages that embraces California aviation, Travis Air Force Base, the U. S. Air Force and the history of the Doolittle Tokyo Raiders.

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Great commissary and BX as well as liquor store also get my regular pet visit and preventive Medes there I have also been followed there in Family Practice Medicine best service... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Fairfield, California

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Fairfield, California
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12 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great commissary and BX as well as liquor store also get my regular pet visit and preventive Medes there I have also been followed there in Family Practice Medicine best service ever do MRI and mammograms there too

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Rochester, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was great. There are lots of airplanes and information available about the history of them. Enjoyed as an attraction while staying on base.

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Crawfordville, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Air Force has done a nice ce job keeping their history alive at this museum. Not only are the airplanes a wonderful sight to see, but the museum itself is a great visual reminder of much of our history. Mike was one of the volunteers working today and he spent time with my husband and his friend visiting some... More 

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Alpine, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

For a great history of the AF throughout US , including the Army AF. this is the place. Outside are familiar and rare Lockheed, Beech, Boing, Cessna models in every shape and size, including the Golden Bear, restored. Many mementos, photos, engines. Well labeled and displayed per era. I especially enjoyed photos and stories of the Berlin Airlift

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Peoria, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

Free admission. Lots of aircraft on display outside and a lot of historical displays are inside the building. I wish I had a lot more time to really go thru this facility. The volunteers that work here are doing a very good job. This is well worth the time it takes to go see it. I'm not sure if you... More 

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Dalzell, South Carolina, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

It was great. The boys, ages 16 and 42, could have spent the entire day here. There is so much to see. It was great seeing their faces light up with each new find.

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Thank Morgan E
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

Free day activity. You have to go to the visitors center and fill out a background tour and then someone drives you onto the base and you get to see lots of old air force planes including a old air force one plane. Inside the museum there is lots of memorabilia and smaller air force planes. There is even a... More 

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La Pine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2016

Great presentation and many tributes to the men and women of the last few wars. Airplanes and real life size cockpits, bombs and stories!

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Fairfield, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

Our visit started with a 45 minute wait at the front gate to get on base. As the clerk so clearly stared, I had "no priority" as a civilian visitor with a family to see the air museum even though I too am a combat veteran. Once cleared by the gate, we then we picked up and taken on a... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 26, 2016

Travis is the last sight that many of our great military personnel saw before going to battle or off to experience a new assignment overseas. This is one of the busiest military locations in the world. There were thousands of people and freight loads that have passed thru this location. Located half way between San Francisco and Sacramento Calif. it... More 

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