The Commemorative Air Force Airbase Arizona has 55,000 square-feet of historic war-time aircraft, exhibits, videos, WWII artifacts, and memorabilia. Enjoy an edu-venture and experience history like never before. Experience what it's like to ride in the Bombardier seat when you take a ride in an actual World War II airplane. View the beautiful Arizona desert scenery from the open cockpit Stearman.
As a non-profit, we maintain and fly aircraft like the B-17G "Sentimental Journey," B-25J "Maid in the Shade," as well as a SNJ, C-47 Skytrain/Dakota, C-45 Expeditor, PT-17 Stearman, and an L-16 Grasshopper. Restoration projects have included a MiG-15, Grumman Guardian, and a Sikorsky helicopter. Be sure to visit our museum gift shop. Celebrating our heritage of Freedom through Flight, Education, Exhibition and Remembrance.
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Newly acquired artifact: The Bulkhead section from sunken battleship USS Arizona on display – the 450-pound slab of half-inch steel went down with the ship during the Pearl Harbor attack. Over 1,100 crewmen lost their lives and remain entombed today. The artifact is Sacred Steel, memorializing all those who lost their lives in the Pearl Harbor attack, and symbolizing the rising up of the nation to overcome impossible odds to achieve victory in WWII.
September 15, 2019 to December 7, 2019 (Select Dates)
October 26, 2019
November 22, 2019
December 7, 2019
December 7, 2019
September 21, 2019 - September 21, 2019
Commemorative Air Force Museum participates in the annual Smithsonian Museum Day. Discounted admission only $5 or free with a Smithsonian pass. Valid September 21, 2019 only
ABOUT: Museum Day is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Participating museums and cultural institutions across the country provide free entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day ticket. The Museum Day ticket provides free admission for two people on Saturday, September 21, 2019. https://www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/museum-day-2019/
July 1, 2019 - September 2, 2019
Our Two-For-One Wednesdays summer special is back! Buy one Adult, Senior, or Child Museum Admission and get a second one of equal or lesser value, FREE! Valid on Museum Admission tickets purchased at the Museum only. *valid thru Sept. 2, 2019.