Drake Field During World War II

Born of war-time necessity, the all-wood hangar that houses the Arkansas Air Museum is as famous as the aircraft and memorabilia stored within.

Drake Field During World War II

Born of war-time necessity, the all-wood hangar that houses the Arkansas Air Museum is as famous as the aircraft and memorabilia stored within.

Special Announcements

Keep an EYE AT THE SKY for FIFI This Morning!

The B-29 "FIFI" will be taking paying passengers up this morning at 9am.
They will have another flight on Sunday at 9am also.
I am not sure if Sunday is sold out yet.
The Flights are 30mins long.
Check with the CAF at http://www.airpowersquadron.org/ to see what seats are available. the Museum does not have that information.
We also have P-51 Mustang "Gunfighter", C-45 Expeditor "Bucket of Bolts", Boeing Stearman PT-17, T-34 Mentor.
All rides tickets can be purchased at the event and all but the C-45 Bucket of Bolts can be purchased on-line.

The CAF Air Power History is Here Through Sunday

http://www.airpowersquadron.org/albany-new-york

Arkansas Air & Military Museum

Follow the colorful history of aviation in Arkansas and American military conflicts through numerous displays of original artifacts and aviation memorabilia! The historic aircraft in the Arkansas Air & Military Museum are unusual among museum exhibits, because many of them still fly. Static displays at the museum range from the golden age of aviation to the jet age, including Vietnam-era Army helicopters and a Navy carrier fighter.

The vast, all-wood white hangar, which houses it's part of Arkansas and American history, being former headquarters for one of the United States' many aviator training posts during World War II.

Exhibits

Exhibits

Historical displays from various points in the age of aviation, from Fayetteville's first days in flight through the Golden Age of air racing. A variety of military vehicles, aircraft, and artifacts are also on exhibit.

Aircraft

Aircraft

Featuring some of the nation's only surviving varieties of aircraft, world-famous replicas, and signature pieces of the collection are from the Golden Age of Aviation as well as WWI through current national conflicts.

Engines

Engines

The museum’s engine displays feature workshop mounted, fully accessible engines and special manufacturer's cutaways that show the inner working.

Hours of Operation

Please Check out the EVENTS CALENDAR under EVENTS for SPECIAL EVENTS AND MUSEUM CLOSERS.

Saturday
10:00am to 4:30pm

Sunday - Friday
11:00am to 4:30pm

If Fayetteville City School are closed per inclement weather...
The Museum Will Be Closed Also.

Jan 01

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Jan 01

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Sep 05

One of the MANY ways we are able to keep our doors open at the Museum is by renting it out for events. That being said, the Museum will be closed this weekend Friday the 8th and Saturday the 9th opening on the 10th at 11am, and next weekend Friday the 15th and Saturday the 16th opening on the 17th at 11am for Private Events. PLEASE Keep this in mind. The CAF Air Power History T... Read more