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Air Force Armament Museum

100 Museum Dr, Eglin Air Force Base, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32542-1497
+1 850-651-1808
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This place is GREAT

Its right off the road, you can get up close to the exhibits and best of all, its free. If you... read more

Reviewed yesterday
wes n
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Arvada, Colorado
My Boys Loved Their Visit!

My husband and son are really into planes and military artifacts, so this was the best day ever for... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sheri H
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The focus is on Air Force armament through a variety of historical displays, from a B-17 World War II bomber to an F-4 Phantom II jet.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“on display” (88 reviews)
“free admission” (39 reviews)
“sr blackbird” (18 reviews)
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100 Museum Dr, Eglin Air Force Base, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32542-1497
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+1 850-651-1808
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Reviewed yesterday

Its right off the road, you can get up close to the exhibits and best of all, its free. If you like military fixed wing and helos, stop by and check it out.

Thank wes n
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and son are really into planes and military artifacts, so this was the best day ever for them. A lot of the bigger planes are outside, so you definitely want to go on a day that's not rainy. There are some things inside...More

Thank Sheri H
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

As a fellow Ordie I enjoy seeing anything that has to do with Ordnance even if it is the AirForce and not the Navy.

Thank Brittany A
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We got to the museum after it had closed but with all of the aircraft and munitions outside we had a wonderful time and its all free.

Thank raylD5204YC
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went with our family. Our age range go from 4-89 and everyone seemed to enjoy it. Historic and amazing.

Thank yeicacol
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my 6 grandchildren to the Arrmament Museum and they had a ball! It was fun to look at all of the many different kinds of bombs and how they work, the interior of a bomber, a trainer and all of the various planes...More

Thank pbrown_011
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you enjoy planes, flying machines plus military history. This is the place to see it all! Lots of historical aircraft that shaped history! A must

Thank Holly S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Anyone whether a history buff or just someone that enjoys museums, this is a must see. My family thoroughly enjoyed the entire museum. The tribute to those Fallen Airmen and the prisoners of war brought tears. If you plan to visit Fort Walton be sure...More

Thank 96bonniej
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is amazing! The airplanes were really cool outside on the lawn. My 7 and 13 loved it. We al enjoyed our visit

Thank Jennifer C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went as a family and we all enjoyed it. My grandson thought it was the highlight of his vacation! It's close by Ft Walton Beach or Destin - and a great showcase of planes and related items. Highly recommended!

Thank Mark S
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Yes the parking is free.
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Not sure, I know it has an android app but I rather use the website since app has limited functionality.
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