Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio: National Museum of the United States Air Force
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base
- 1100 Spaatz St., Wright Patterson AFB, OH
- Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. I-70 Exit 41. 8 miles S on Rt 4, left on Harshman Rd., right on Springfield Pike. OR I-70 to exit 44, I-675. Follow the brown signs.
- 9 am - 5 pm daily except Thanksgiving Day, Christmas, New Years Day. (Call to verify)
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The coolest jets, the biggest bombs, Ham the Astrochimp's underwear, and the leather bomber jacket of Jackie Coogan (TV's Uncle Fester). Roadsideamerica.com Report...
Action toy figures for sale in the gift shop at the Air Force museum. Roadsideamerica.com Report...
Visitor Tips and News About National Museum of the United States Air Force
There is a cafe almost hidden above the gift shop. Look for the stairs or elevator between the shop and museum marked with a small "cafe" sign. Food choices are limited but reasonably priced. No outside food is allowed. Picnic tables are available outside.[Brent Thompson, 06/27/2011]
The Berlin Airlift dog patiently waits for scraps...
The United States Air Force Museum, Dayton, Ohio, has deployed a new name -- it's now the National Museum of the US Air Force. Some might argue the money spent to change all the signage and business cards could have gone into perfecting a better bunker-busting bomb.... [10/17/2004] Complete News Story
Last week, the Air Force Museum at Wright Patterson AFB in Dayton, OH broke ground on a third major gallery, some 190,000 square feet in size. The structure is expected to be finished in 2003, and will coincide with events the museum and the Dayton area have planned to celebrate the centennial anniversary of powered flight.... [06/10/2001] Complete News Story