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National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force

175 Bourne Ave, Pooler, GA 31322-9516
+1 912-748-8888
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Great place to visit for a day or maybe THREE!

Working in the area for a long week and visited museum six out of nine days. Restaurant has good... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
OKbelair56
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Edmond, OK
Mighty Indeed!

I visited the museum this past Saturday, and it was a great experience! What made it great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marcus H
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The National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force preserves the stories of courage, character and patriotism displayed by the men and women of the Eighth Air Force from World War II to present.
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“memorial garden” (51 reviews)
“during wwii” (35 reviews)
“men and women” (33 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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175 Bourne Ave, Pooler, GA 31322-9516
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Working in the area for a long week and visited museum six out of nine days. Restaurant has good selection, well prepared and staff very friendly.

Thank OKbelair56
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited the museum this past Saturday, and it was a great experience! What made it great? - Location, literally next door to my hotel, and ight off of the interstate. - Intimate, for lack of a better word, it was not too crowded, and...More

Thank Marcus H
MightyEighthMuseum, Public Relations Manager at National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We're so glad you enjoyed your visit. We hope you come back next time you're in town.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent, knowledgeable staff and terrific displays. Some interactive displays as well. A great collection of WWII air war memorabilia. Do not leave out a walk in the memorial garden as it is a very sobering reminder as to the number of those involved in the...More

Thank Skip D
Reviewed December 16, 2017 via mobile

History at his finest. If you want to know some history about the Air Force, then come down and visit this lovely museum. They got different aircrafts on display and you’ll be amazed with all of the artifacts they got on display including WWII stuff.

Thank Raul D
Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed touring the museum and reading about the history from the area. Good interactive simulator for young people to get involved with and spark their interest. Highly recommend stopping by and spending an hour or two enroute to your destination.

Thank Kelle G
Reviewed December 3, 2017

I was the first one in on a Saturday morning and the staff (docents?) were anxious for me to spend my time wisely. I had 1 1/2 hours available and didn't really get to absorb everything. I am fairly well versed in this era's history...More

Thank LongIslandHungryGuy
Reviewed November 28, 2017

I admit it, I am a "history nut". I found this museum informative and a lot of fun. The docents were a wealth of information, always ready to answer a question, very willing to help.The exhibits were a nice balance of "hands on" activities, guided...More

Thank William S. R
Reviewed November 21, 2017

If you look through my reviews, you will see that I love planes. This museum has planes, but it is more about the men and women who flew them. Not designed as an aviation display, this museum offers a true chance for learning and reflection...More

Thank Tanksmon
Reviewed November 17, 2017

The information is overwhelming. Please take the time to visit the Might Eighth Museum. Beautiful and informative. You will be glad you did.

Thank patti p
Reviewed November 11, 2017

Anyone remembering or had a family member in WW2 should visit here. It's preserving American History as told by many that were there. We're losding too many of the veterans from that Era and this is a memorial to their heroism!

Thank David T
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clarksm19
October 29, 2017|
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Response from MightyEighthMuseum | Property representative |
The majority of our exhibits are indoors. The Mighty Eighth is 90,000 square feet, and you can learn all about the Eighth Air Force walking through the museum.
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Kaysha S
August 10, 2017|
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Response from Junfan1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes $12 is reg rate. It's worth every penny!
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James G
November 6, 2016|
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Response from 04DTS | Reviewed this property |
I'd plan at least 4 hours. If you are really into the 8th air force, you could easily spend an entire dady
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