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

At the close of regular business on 3/20/2020 the Museum will remain closed through April 12, 2020.

At the close of regular business on 3/20/2020 the Museum will remain closed through April 12, 2020.
This closure is a reflection of the Museum leadership’s and staff’s responsibility to comply with Federal, State and local authority guidance to assist in the mitigation of the COVID -19 virus.
Please refer to the Museum’s website or Facebook page for any changes or updates.
Thank you.

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

At the close of regular business on 3/20/2020 the Museum will remain closed through April 12, 2020.
At the close of regular business on 3/20/2020 the Museum will remain closed through April 12, 2020.

Saturday
Closed

Sunday - Friday
Closed

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