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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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Free visit is a must!

What a wonderful FREE museum for the whole family. Super cool planes from our history, you are sure... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2016
Christine H
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Great museum!

We brought kids ranging from ages 8-19 and everyone enjoyed the museum. We were greeted at the door... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2016
2013Asa
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Batesville, Indiana
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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.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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100 Museum Dr, Eglin Air Force Base, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32542-1497
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Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful FREE museum for the whole family. Super cool planes from our history, you are sure to learn something awesome! There are tons of planes outside & even more inside the air conditioned warehouse. We witnessed a ceremony involving the last sieving member...More

2  Thank Christine H
Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

We brought kids ranging from ages 8-19 and everyone enjoyed the museum. We were greeted at the door by a veteran and everyone was very nice. Educational and just cool to see all of the planes and history.

1  Thank 2013Asa
Reviewed July 29, 2016

What a place to go to and see where some of our tax dollars go to. These aircraft are beyond cool, I loved the visit and will visit it again and again as we missed some of the planes. I felt like a kid in...More

Thank MillerTyme2
Reviewed July 28, 2016

Arrive early cause it gets hot. The kids loved it. We are from Louisiana. My kids favorite part was the two cockpit and they loved looking at the little mini plane set with the soldiers. Thumbs up.

Thank Ned A
Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

The museum is free and has free parking. There are several airplanes parked outside and a few inside. The museum has an excellent handgun exhibit. The exhibit includes bombs and other pods that are mounted to aircraft. I would recommend to others. Can be a...More

Thank Dennis W
Reviewed July 27, 2016

We definitely enjoyed our visit to this museum. We spent an hour or so outside looking at all the planes surrounding the building, and that was our favorite part. We were able to see everything inside within another hour and a half or so. It...More

Thank Sindi J
Reviewed July 27, 2016

Fun to visit and picnic. And a few miles down the road is the Naval Air Museum. I had a visitor come from Kentucky and he really didnt want to go. After 5 minutes he wanted to go to all the Military museums and stayall...More

Thank John G
Reviewed July 27, 2016

While travelling between Orange Beach and Destin, this museum landed right about the time we needed to stretch our legs. In all we spent maybe 1.5 hours and saw most of the exhibits. They have lots of cool plants and weapons to see and we...More

Thank ahmonroe5
Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

So much to experience at this awesome facility. My boys and I learned lots about POWS, aircrafts, weapons and our brave soldiers. We left in awe and feeling extremly blessed and grateful for our military. Exemplified that freedom hasn't been, nor will it ever be...More

Thank Amanda G
Reviewed July 26, 2016

there is a lot of history here at the Air Force Armament Museum for both children and adults too see

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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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kosithu
June 8, 2016|
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Response from FWB_Foodie | Reviewed this property |
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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Robert E D
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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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