National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Pooler

Honor the men and women who have served in the Eighth Air Force--known as the Mighty Eighth--since World War II at National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, when more than 350,000 Americans served in the Eighth Air Force and more than 26,000 died. Celebrate the bravery of these soldiers and those who have served since the war at this museum, where you can view planes and exhibits. Stop at the Chapel of Fallen Angels and the Memorial Gardens, which were built for the remembrance of veterans. Plan your visit to National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Pooler trip builder tool.
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  • Dedicated to one part of the Air Force during WWII, this museum has a large amount of quality material on display. The B-17 is the centerpiece of course, but there are smaller displays showing the...  more »
  • We found NMMEAF quite by accident. What a great and pleasant surprise! One of the best military museums I have had the honor of visiting (and I have visited many). Too much for words, but if you are.....  more »
  • As a teacher and historian who has visited a lot of museums, this is a must see. The exhibit are excellent. Staff were very friendly. We were lucky enough to be there to talk with a docent who was a pilot in a b17 and he had quite a story to tell. The whole space has been built and designed with care. It really paints a picture of the experience. It is a fitting monument to the men who fought in the air over Europe. This is worth driving out of your way for.
  • Fabulous! Worth every penny. If you get an offer from a docent named Randy to listen to his lecture/talk during your visit SAY YES! What a great storyteller! I enjoyed the sections on POWs and the WASP. Both were very informative.

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