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Air Force Armament Museum

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100 Museum Dr, Eglin Air Force Base, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32542-1497
+1 850-651-1808
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A very nice self-guided tour museum

This museum has a wonderful bit of history regarding Eglin Air Force Base and armaments in general... read more

Reviewed October 17, 2016
BertEdens
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Springdale, Arkansas
History is here

This museum was a detailed history of Eglin Air Force Base and other military historical items. The... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2016
Catherine K
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Nashville
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The focus is on Air Force armament through a variety of historical displays, from a B-17 World War II bomber to an F-4 Phantom II jet.
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  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
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100 Museum Dr, Eglin Air Force Base, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32542-1497
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Reviewed October 17, 2016

This museum has a wonderful bit of history regarding Eglin Air Force Base and armaments in general. It's all self-guided and free, although they do accept donations. You can take your time, check out each item, and even take as many pictures as you want....More

Thank BertEdens
Reviewed October 15, 2016

This museum was a detailed history of Eglin Air Force Base and other military historical items. The gun vault was very interesting showing how military arms have changed and evolved through the years. They even have a replica of a bomb that was dropped in...More

Thank Catherine K
Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

This place was cool. If you are into planes, this is it. Would recommend you take some time to see this place. We love the military here.

Thank 536Local
Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

We had a great time here, Eglin Air Force base is next door. Fighter jets taking off the whole time we were there. I loved it !!!

Thank April P
Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed the Air Force Armament Museum and the planes outside. It is well worth a couple of hours to see the pieces of history. I loved seeing the B52 Bomber!

Thank linlovett7979
Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

We we're here longer than I ever anticipated we would be. I clearly tapped into a serious interest for my son, and it was a wonderful experience. He played in the two flight trainers for over an hour, and the gift shop was great! The...More

Thank Tamara S
Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

Just a fun place and a got to see...it's not every day you can take a selfi next to a bommer plane or a tomahawk. Very interesting to visit and learn. A great place to visit for a day away from the beach.

Thank Janey V
Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

Had a great visit. Very informative. Displays were were well documented and very creative and diverse from WWI to modern day era. Incredible to see the planes up close and the weapons display was phenomenal. A must see for any age.

Thank Bette K
Reviewed September 29, 2016

I liked the exterior planes on display because you could walk up to them and under them in most cases. SR71, B25, B52, my Favorite the F4 Phantom, a MOAB 22,000 LB Bomb plus many more cruise missiles on display. Well worth the price of...More

Thank RDUB3815
Reviewed September 29, 2016

This should be one of the first places you go when you visit the area. There is a great walking trail outside to see all the planes and rockets. My grandmother was able to show me what plane my grandfather worked on. Great for old...More

Thank drake514
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ESTravelBug
August 26, 2017|
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Response from Anita O | Reviewed this property |
Yes the parking is free.
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June 8, 2016|
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Most HUDs are a screen mounted in front of the windscreen. MHD is a helmet that displays via a camera mounted external and normally moves the camera with your head and can be used for targeting. A HUD normally shows avionic... More
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Response from DOJAMFAM | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, I know it has an android app but I rather use the website since app has limited functionality.
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