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Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site

1212 Old Montgomery Road, Tuskegee Institute, AL 36088-1923
+1 334-724-0922
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Wonderful museum! Very nice staff!

What a wonderful visit we had at the museum!!! While the hangars don't look like anything special... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
Evelyne B
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Auburn, Alabama, United States
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Historical aIrfield much as it was in WWII

Really well-done historic site about a sometimes overlooked part of US history. Excellent museum in... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2017
Sc00byD00byD00
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Northern California
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Site where African-American pilots trained to become the renowned Tuskegee Airmen during World War II.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“minute video” (7 reviews)
“park ranger” (6 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:30
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1212 Old Montgomery Road, Tuskegee Institute, AL 36088-1923
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+1 334-724-0922
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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful visit we had at the museum!!! While the hangars don't look like anything special from the outside, they hide treasures of WWII!!!! We highly recommend this museum!

Thank Evelyne B
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Really well-done historic site about a sometimes overlooked part of US history. Excellent museum in two converted hangers. Excellent short film. Not far from I-85 and well worth a visit.

Thank Sc00byD00byD00
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Really nice site a lot of information around the airmen and there story. Great exhibits and amazing film. The film is worth the trip alone.

Thank James C
Reviewed 25 July 2017

This museum is full of great memorabilia from the Airmen and is a very educational experience.. The first hangar had the planes and other equipment. The second hangar had the interview with some of the Tuskegee and their stories. These were excellent and worth the...More

Thank Jerome M
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Really cool to step back in history and see the exhibits and artifacts. We got there close to closing time though because the GPS directions were way off--be careful of this!

Thank Jim F
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

While driving from Florida to Atlanta my family stopped in Tuskegee, Alabama to visit the 2 sites run by the National Park Service. We stopped at the Tuskegee Institute NHS first where we toured The Oaks and the George Washington Carver Museum. Then we made...More

Thank GoVols79
Reviewed 6 June 2017

A must-see! Well done, well kept museum/memorial site of great historic significance. The exhibits were fascinating. The airplane on display was hung low enough to be able to "touch history". Being able to go up into the control tower was a nice surprise. Wouldn't have...More

Thank Gale S
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

I have been working on a job at the hospital in Tuskegee so I've been to the city a few times. On my last visit, our meeting ended early so I stopped by the airfield. At first, I thought it was just a few plaques...More

Thank Trey1096
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We visited Tuskegee on a quiet Friday. There weren't many visitors while we were there, so we had time to soak up all of the exhibits. This park is very well done - it has several interactive videos and beautifully done exhibits. There is a...More

1  Thank jacknmichaelsmom
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

It was a very nice memorial. We went early in the morning so no one else was there. Started in Hanger 1 and saw what the actual classrooms & offices looked like. There's also planes & parts of the planes to admirer. Next we walked...More

Thank MissLadyK503
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Response from Jayjay099 | Reviewed this property |
I did not time this park right and went through it quick in little over an hour:( You can go at your own pace:) It simply comes down to how much time you want to spend at the airfield:) It will take you back into time:) Felt... More
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Response from DANA W | Reviewed this property |
We actually parked in both lots before. The parking lot above the air museum building had a path leading down to it was mostly made of dirt and gravel when my family visited the museum. However, this parking lot gives you a... More
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