The National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force has been recognized as one of the top museums to visit in Georgia according to TripAdvisor reviews. The recognition makes the museum a must-see attraction in the state of Georgia, according to the Top 30 listing released by Stacker. This recognition is a testament to the hard work and dedication of the museum’s trustees, staff, volunteers, and supporters who have helped make it a must-see destination for visitors to Georgia, with a stellar 5-star rating out of 5.
The museum takes great pride in providing visitors with a unique and unforgettable experience that showcases the incredible history of the Eighth Air Force. The museum is home to an extensive collection of artifacts, exhibits, and interactive displays that allow visitors to step back in time and experience the courage and bravery of the airmen who served in the greatest air armada during World War II.
Whether you are a history buff, an aviation enthusiast, or simply looking for an enjoyable and educational day out with your family, the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force is the perfect destination. The museum invites visitors to explore the fascinating history of the Eighth Air Force, its legacy, and what it means today.
About the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force
The Museum educates visitors about the character, courage, valor, and patriotism of the brave individuals who fought in the Eighth Air Force, the largest air armada in history. The Museum uses films, exhibits, artifacts, and archival materials to tell the stories of individuals who served in the Eighth Air Force. Their sacrifices made victory in World War II possible. Museum highlights include a fully restored B-17 “Flying Fortress” and the multimedia “Mission Experience,” an immersive simulated bombing mission in a special theater utilizing actual combat footage. The National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force is located at 175 Bourne Avenue, Pooler, GA. Operating hours are Tue-Sat 10 am – 5 pm, Sun, Noon – 5 pm. For more information, call (912) 748-8888 or www.mightyeighth.org.