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Warhawk Air Museum

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Address: 201 Municipal Way, Nampa, ID 83687-8582
Phone Number: 208 465 6446
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The Warhawk Air Museum is a not for profit organization funded entirely by...

The Warhawk Air Museum is a not for profit organization funded entirely by individual donations and private foundations. The mission of the museum is to teach and preserve America’s history during times of war from the home front to the war front and aviation history from the advent of flight through the space age. The Warhawk Air Museum encourages an educational experience about the technology, culture, and social changes that have occurred in North America during times of war.

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See history from something other than a book perspective

If you are interested or a real history buff-this is for you. You can see all aspects from all sides through the eyes of those who were in the history. There are letters... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
DSDavis83687
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Boise, Idaho, United States
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Boise, Idaho, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you are interested or a real history buff-this is for you. You can see all aspects from all sides through the eyes of those who were in the history. There are letters, personal journals, etc. It is an awesome place to wander. We spent about 6 hours and didn't see the whole thing. The collection of planes changes and... More 

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Nampa, Idaho
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Warhawk museum is a great hidden gem in Nampa. If you can go on a day with an airshow, it is hard to beat. a very impressive number of extremely nice displays makes this an enjoyable stop. Lots of history for young and old to enjoy. Some of teh planes that have flown in for airshows are just plane... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our large family has been to many air or air and space museums - this isn't big, collection of planes is small but noteworthy and some have been in a few movies. The surprise I got was the tough of history through some items or perspectives you wouldn't seen in a book or movie - much memorabelia if you have... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interesting collection of aircraft and aircraft related items from WW-1 through VietNam. Though the collection is rather small when compaired to larger museums, (wouldn't take much more than 1 to 1-1/2 hours to view all) it is well rounded for what it covers in history,

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Caldwell, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a place to visit to see, touch and learn of our war heroes and their equipment they used during past wars. From uniforms to airplanes. A must see.

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Nampa, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You get up close and personal with some of the coolest aircraft, automobiles, clothing, and other things from our nation's past. You can definitely see their love for veterans. Great place! Bring your kids and your grandparents!

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Thank Chad A
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really enjoyed the Warhawk Air Museum which surprised me because I generally don't enjoy this kind of thing. I only went because I knew my hubby would like it but ended up liking it myself. I enjoyed seeing the planes close up and the military clothing amongst other things. Definitely recommend.

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Lakewood, WA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm not very knowledgeable when it comes to aircraft, particularly WWII vintage (the only aircraft I know for sure is a 747), but this museum has some interesting aircraft and decent explanations of how they were used. The exhibits dated after WWII were interesting, especially passing the remnant of the Berlin Wall. I loved the collection of uniforms from WWII.... More 

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Thank Mel H
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Being a retired Air Force spouse, I throughly enjoyed visiting this museum with my husband. It was interesting to see the progression of military aircraft and the variety. Well worth the visit.

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Dubois, Wyoming
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

No Where else will you find a collection of AirCraft like this, from the P-40 Warhawk, to a P-51B&C....this place has more WWII memorabilia than any place I've ever experienced. When 'Pearl Harbor' (the movie) came out - vets were treated to a special showing in the museum - featuring many of the planes that are on display! - some... More 

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