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Commemorative Air Force Museum

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Plane fun

This is a small facility but has a number of interesting aircraft you can see and in some cases... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Discover703050
Lots of planes and things to see

We went here in March of this year and took my father in law. Had a great time and he loved seeing... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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The Arizona Commemorative Air Force Museum is one of Phoenix’s top-rated attractions. You can learn how airplanes were used throughout the history of combat and feel the radial engines on our Warbirds rumble as they come to life. Our museum is home...more
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2017 N Greenfield Rd, Mesa, AZ 85215-2401
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a small facility but has a number of interesting aircraft you can see and in some cases actually board. The DC3 that was there the day we visited was an outstanding example. It was the first I've seen with a passenger configuration.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here in March of this year and took my father in law. Had a great time and he loved seeing all the planes. Very interesting and lots to see and do. He was very impressed with it.

Thank redwing1ontario
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A pleasant and relaxing day. Not recommended for midsummer. Plenty of history to see. Close To other attractions in Tucson.

Thank Denise T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an exceptionable visit because some people had booked a flight on the B-29. We were allowed to stand inside the hanger just yards from the plane as they did the preflight and then fired up the engines. We were so close the prop...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great for kids of all ages. Help them to understand the past, so they can learn and work towards a better future.

Thank jmwnuk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This CAF Museum pleasantly surprises me with the rich history of men and women pilots during WWII, US and British. The photos, uniforms, engines, planes, weapons and bombs are rare together and even more so in how well maintained and presented. In addition, The CAF...More

Thank drguevara2018
Reviewed 18 August 2018

we have been going here for years. The kids love it and we like to see visiting planes. az has many good air museums. this is smaller than the Pima air in tucson but alot of fun to visit

Thank michelegut
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Wide range of historical artifacts. Able to walk among numerous aircraft inside large hanger and along flight line.

Thank stevebA5552CZ
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Lots of memorabilia, videos and flying things of many sizes to walk around. People to ask questions of were plentiful. Admission is a bit pricey but it a good cause. They are still reconstructing other planes. We spent a couple of hours there.

Thank andrap270
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

This is a nice museum with some very well restored aircraft and interesting displays. Enough here to feed any aviation buff. Visit when one of the popular warbirds is in town, and be prepared to cringe at the cost of admission. Yay for free admission...More

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pete6363
2 June 2015|
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Response from Rose S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry did not get back sooner,however another reader has answered the question. Worth every penny and they also have some very nice gift items.
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Zyvu
24 February 2015|
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Response from Roy C | Reviewed this property |
At least 2 hours, longer if on a weekend and it is crowded.
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