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The Air and Military Museum of the Ozarks

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Fun, clean, and knowledgeable staff. The outside is deceiving, there is a big back room with the... read more

Reviewed January 26, 2019
DparC
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Huntsville, Arkansas
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History on display

Prior reviews mentioned this place in a strip mall type plaza. I am glad I saw that as from the... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
MsBiker
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Topeka, Kansas
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History from all branches of the service and many other items can be viewed. We are all volunteers and will help young people learn and get hands on with some of the equipment. Come and see what we have, it will surprise you.
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2305 E Kearney St, Springfield, MO 65803-4970
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Reviewed January 26, 2019 via mobile

Fun, clean, and knowledgeable staff. The outside is deceiving, there is a big back room with the vehicles and airplanes. So much fun, and inexpensive!

Date of experience: January 2019
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SgtDonna, Public Relations Manager at The Air and Military Museum of the Ozarks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for coming and enjoying our Museum. It is always a pleasure to have visitors!

Reviewed December 11, 2018

Prior reviews mentioned this place in a strip mall type plaza. I am glad I saw that as from the outside one might dismiss this museum. It is a true gem. The front part of the museum is self guided with many displays of historic...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank MsBiker
SgtDonna, Public Relations Manager at The Air and Military Museum of the Ozarks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for coming and enjoying our Museum - yes the outside is not what you would call great eye appeal! Please come back again - we enjoyed having you visit us.

Reviewed August 31, 2018

Don't let the small strip mall fool you. Once you get inside this place is totally awesome, there is plenty to see.Anything from WW1 to Vietnam. In the back room there are jeeps, Cobra helicopter and a jet that you can get in and have...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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SgtDonna, Public Relations Manager at The Air and Military Museum of the Ozarks, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2018

Thank you for your visit and your comment on Trip Advisor. We appreciate everyone that comes thru our doors. Please tell you friends and come back again.

Reviewed July 14, 2018

It looks small from the outside because it is in a stripmall, but it has large vehicles and a helicopter in a backroom. It was very interesting to visit and the museum has some things I haven't seen at other museums. The gentlemen there were...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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SgtDonna, Guest Relations Manager at The Air and Military Museum of the Ozarks, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2018

Thank you very much for the review and for coming to our Museum. We are very glad you enjoyed your visit and hope you join us again. We only run on donations and visitors and appreciate everyone that walks thru our door. THANK YOU.

Reviewed May 17, 2018

The staff is always very nice and informative. They will answer any questions as best they can and are happy to show you around or leave you to explore on your own if you choose. Mostly smaller items, but they have some vehicles and aircraft...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank DustinHolmes
SgtDonna, Public Relations Manager at The Air and Military Museum of the Ozarks, responded to this reviewResponded May 19, 2018

We are so glad you came to visit our Museum. We are all volunteers and love to share our displays and vehicles with you. We hope you come back again. Thank you again.

Reviewed December 4, 2017

This is a great place to go, I got to see all kinds of great stuff, My father was WWII capt B-24 and this was awesome to go see

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Russ T
SgtDonna, Public Relations Manager at The Air and Military Museum of the Ozarks, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2017

Thank you for your Dad's service and for your visit. Please come back again!.

Reviewed August 24, 2017

We found this place while looking for something to do while visiting Springfield, Mo. We really enjoyed our visit. They have tons of things to see and read. Great selection of various military items from all eras. This is volunteer ran and nonprofit. Very educational...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 1, 2017

We stopped here and were glad we did. The men in there were very helpful and the kids enjoyed getting to sit in the place and helicopter. I loved the models.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Kristi B
Reviewed June 13, 2017

This was a huge hit with my 6 year old. Actually, my in-laws and I also quite enjoyed the visit. Getting to sit in the helicopter and jet cockpits defintely made my son's day. Don't let the run down strip mall look on the outside...More

Date of experience: June 2017
3  Thank kates6884
Reviewed June 13, 2017

Take the time to check out all of their memorabilia and ask for a tour through the back. You won't regret it! My kids got to sit inside the aircraft and learn how to fly it.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank becky2t
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It is $5.00 for adults, children 6 - 11 are $3.00, younger are free. Active duty personnel are free with proof. We hope you come and visit us. We have alot of history in our Museum. We are open Tuesday - Saturday 12 - 4pm... More
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