The Museum will be closed Christmas and New Year’s Day. To visit the Museum, visitors must use the Main/Front gate which will remain open through the holidays.
The West/Back gate of NAS Pensacola will be closed from 7 p.m. Dec. 19 and reopen on Jan. 5.
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The National Naval Aviation Museum is the world’s largest Naval Aviation museum and one of the most-visited museums in the state of Florida. Share the excitement of Naval Aviation’s rich history and see more than 150 beautifully restored aircraft representing Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Aviation. These historic and one-of-a-kind aircraft are displayed both inside the Museum’s nearly 350,000 square feet of exhibit space and outside on its 37-acre grounds.

There’s so much to see and do, you’ll want to stay all day! Admission is free! Hours of operation are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s. For more information, call 1-800-327-5002.

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Upcoming Events

Glenn Miller Orchestra 2015

Thursday, February 5th, at 7 p.m. The world-famous Glenn Miller Orchestra, a fully self-contained 19 member group, is the most […]

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The Cubi Bar Café will be closed temporarily from Dec. 1 -4 for annual maintenance and cleaning.

The Cubi Bar Café will be closed temporarily from Dec. 1 -4 for annual maintenance and cleaning.

Halloween at the Museum

Bring the family and enjoy a day at the Museum with treats and special offers on museum attractions.  Kids in […]

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History Up Close

Pages in the Aviators Flight Log Book of Charles W. Hartman show flights in the museum's A-1H Skyraider.
Log Book Details Chapter of Museum Skyraider’s Service

The aircraft displayed in the museum not only serve to represent the histories of the types flown by naval aviators over […]

The reach of the Naval Air Transport Service (NATS) is revealed in this sign in the Admiralty Islands in 1944.
The Birth of the Naval Air Transport Service

On December 12, 1941, the battleships of the U.S. Pacific Fleet lay in ruin in the oil stained waters of […]

A letter sent by Mrs. Edward Colestock recounts her experiences during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and surrounding installations.
Letter Reveals Personal Account of Pearl Harbor Attack

For most Americans, the news of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor came through the crackling voice on the radio […]

Movie Times

10:00a.m. Magic of Flight
11:00a.m. D-Day: Normandy 1944
12:00p.m. Magic of Flight
1:00 p.m. Rocky Mountain Express
2:00 p.m. D-Day: Normandy 1944
3:00 p.m. Magic of Flight
4:00 p.m. D-Day: Normandy 1944
Coming Soon!
The Light Before Christmas
Showing daily at noon, December 19th to December 31st.

Be A Part of the Museum

The National Naval Aviation Museum relies on the generosity and support of corporate and individual donors. Your contributions to the Naval Aviation Museum Foundation—large or small—will help the Museum continue in its mission commemorating those who have contributed to Naval Aviation history.

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