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Wurtsmith Air Museum

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Disclaimer: I am a member of the Wurtsmith Air Museum but traveled from Virginia this summer to... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2019
Alexandria, Virginia
Very nice!

We visited the museum while in town to visit my son who had just moved to town. We all enjoyed the... read more

Reviewed June 8, 2019
Lafayette, Indiana
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Wurtsmith Air Museum opens every spring on Armed Forces Day in mid-May; and on weekends throughout the summer until mid October. Hours are Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, from 11 AM - 3 PM. Special tours may be arranged for other days. Wurtsmith Air...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
4071 E Van Ettan St, Oscoda, MI 48750-2306
+1 989-739-7555
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Reviewed August 19, 2019

Disclaimer: I am a member of the Wurtsmith Air Museum but traveled from Virginia this summer to spend time in the museum. Since 1994, the Wurtsmith Air Museum has upheld the mission of preserving the history of the history of Wurtsmith Air Force Base (an...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed June 8, 2019 via mobile

We visited the museum while in town to visit my son who had just moved to town. We all enjoyed the museum! There’s an amazing amount of items collected here. The staff members were all very friendly. We basically ended up with our own personal...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

We had a great time at the museum. The staff memebera are extremely friendly, and there are a lot of things for both old and young to keep busy. Our toddler loved sitting in the airplane and helicopter, and there is a huge airliner you...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Arlene O
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed going through this museum and saw several Vietnam era helicopters and history of over past wars and services of armed forces. We were visiting with our grandson who loves and works in the area

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Faye H
Reviewed July 24, 2017

There were all kinds of different museum material here. It would be a very amazing place for someone interested in history or flying to visit.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 17, 2017

It has facinating historical displays of a northeast Michigan Air Force base established before World War 2 and decommissioned after the conclusion of the Cold War. It is very creative and offers great historical and personal displays.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed February 15, 2017

The town of Oscoda takes great pride in The Wurtsmith Air Museum and the history of the US Air Force as part of the fabric of the region. It is easily located along Highway F41 just about a mile from US Highway 23. The best...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank Dennis R
Reviewed January 17, 2017

Located on the retired air base, full of history of both flight and military relics. Best time to visit during the military vehicle show held during the summer months.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Dawn C
Reviewed September 9, 2016

I am a history buff and flew in to visit the old base. There is barely any noticeable activity at the airport. The folks at the museum absolutely love visitors and enjoy talking and sharing what they remember of the base! One old timer ended...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank 881JohnR881
Reviewed July 17, 2016

The air museum was very interesting and informative. The guides do an excellent job! It was well worth the entry fee of $5.00!

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank kolarlimo
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