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

Hero Tales Hangar Party. Red, White & Blue Jeans (featuring Barrett Baber) Saturday March 10th

The Museum will be closed Friday March 9th and Saturday March 10 for the Public Event on Saturday Night. The Museum will reopen at 11am Sunday Morning March 11th. Hero Tales Hangar Party. Red, White & Blue Jeans (featuring Barrett Baber). A fun evening honoring our local veterans! Enjoy dinner and drinks, tour the museum, shop silent and live auctions, and dance the night away at the Arkansas Air & Military Museum. Join us for a fun, western-themed evening featuring Barrett Baber, hosted by Jack and Angela Pestello. Arkansas Air & Military Museum (Drake Field) Saturday, March 10, 2018 6:00pm to 11:00pm
http://www.soldieronservicedogs.org/About/Events/Hero-Tales-Hanger-Party

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

Arkansas Air and Military Museum shared a Page. Read more

Jan 01

The Museum will be closed Friday March 9th and Saturday March 10 for the Public Event ... Read more

Jan 04

Due to a Broken Sprinkler pipe in the Library of the Museum that the Flooded the whole front of the Building the Museum will be Closed today Thursday January 4th. The Museum will be Closed Friday January 5th and Saturday January 6th for a Private Event in the Hanger. We hope to have the Museum Back open On Sunday January 7th at 11:am. Thank you for your understanding in this ma... Read more