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Address: 1750 Radford Blvd, NAS Pensacola, Pensacola, FL 32508-5400
Phone Number: 18003275002
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

Experience the magic of flight at the National Naval Aviation Museum! See...

Experience the magic of flight at the National Naval Aviation Museum! See over 4,000 artifacts and 150 aircraft representing Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard Aviation. Ride the flight simulators or catch all the drama and power of amazing IMAX films. Dine in the authentic Cubi Bar Cafe and take home the spirit of Naval Aviation with a unique memento from the Flight Deck Store. Spend a cool day inside the Museum and experience Hands-on-History! New Naval Air Station Entrance: All visitors to the National Naval Aviation Museum, Fort Barrancas and Pensacola Lighthouse who do not possess a Department of Defense identification card or are unescorted by the holder of a Department of Defense identification card, will be required to enter the installation via the West Gate located off Blue Angel Parkway.

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Just enjoy this place of history and human endeavour.

Well worth the drive to fine this place. It has the history of American Naval Aviation well laid out that brought history to life.

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Simon b
Poole, United Kingdom
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Poole, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Well worth the drive to fine this place. It has the history of American Naval Aviation well laid out that brought history to life.

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Pensacola, Florida
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Fantastic visual & learning experience, free admition, IWe loved the free IMAX theater! You experience real time travels, childrens movies, flight simulutators, gift shop. Great place to bring the family!

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Kansas City, Missouri
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60 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was a really cool museum. So many planes to look at and it was interactive as well. I think all ages can enjoy this museum. We didn't see any of the films and we were there for at least two hours, so plan sometime. They did have tours, but we opted to just walk around ourselves. The volunteers were... More 

Thank KCKris
Scottish Borders, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I do love aeroplanes so this was an obvious place to visit for a morning. That was the only mistake - you need a lot more than a morning to do this justice. First, it is free although a donation of $5 is recommended. If I had payed $20 each for admission, it would have been excellent value! We joined... More 

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St. Louis, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Loved this place! Such an extensive and organized museum including all aspects of naval history. Take a guided tour or just wander. See a featured movie. Stop by the gift shop. Grab lunch. There is something for all ages. Individual unique displays depicting each war since WW1. Lots of planes, some are the only left of their type, even pulled... More 

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Bartlett, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went there to see everything, but hangar 1 was closed. We checked online and there was no information about the closure, the hangar that was open was pretty cool but I was interested in hangar 1. there is a nice lighthouse on the way in also or on the way out. We will have to go back again.

Thank Dan T
McDonough, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is great.! We stopped by just to look- I am glad we took the time, the staff was very friendly. You can see air planes take off- fun for the kiddies.

Thank Leslie B
Trinity, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a first class place. no admission fee, and something there for everyone. We have been here before but since then, they have added to the place. It truly is amazing and you certainly don't have to be military to enjoy it. Don't miss it because it will be one of the highlights of your trip to that area.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Unfortunately we had limited time before catching a flight. It could easily take several hours to fully appreciate all of the exhibits. The place is crammed full of aircraft, large and small, from every era. And the kids will absolutely love it. You can actually climb into several cockpits and there's a flight simulator that is really exciting...even to two... More 

Thank JAP1952
Americus, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I spent over four hours touring. There is so much to see and read about. We also had a nice My wife enjoyed the history and seeing the actual models. It covers air and sea.

Thank Bob S

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