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.

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.

Special Announcements

The Museum will be closed the Saturday the 30th and Sunday the 31st for the Pilot Arts' performance of Disney's Freaky Friday A New Musical March 27th-31st. with Matinees on Saturday and Sunday.

Come join us at the Arkansas Air and Military Museum for the Pilot Arts' performance of Disney's Freaky Friday A New Musical on March 27th-31st. with Matinees on Saturday and Sunday.
That being said the Museum will be closed the Saturday the 30th and Sunday the 31st for the Play. It will open for tours on Monday April 1st at 11:00am.
Thank you in advance for your support of that Arts in Northwest Arkansas. For more information and advanced Tickets please go to
https://www.pilotarts.org/

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 19

Due to the Weather and Patrons Safety The Museum will be Closed Saturday the 19th only. Read more

Jan 01

The Museum will be open this Holiday weekend but will close early Monday the 24th Chri... Read more

Jan 01

The Museum will be open this Holiday weekend but will close early Monday the 24th Chri... Read more