Airborne & Special Operations Museum Foundation, Fayetteville

(4.9/5 based on 700+ reviews on the web)
Airborne & Special Operations Museum Foundation explores the history of, and plays tribute to, the U.S. military, with a focus on its airborne and special operations forces. Embark on a self-guided tour to learn the history of these forces, from the U.S Army Parachute Test Platoon of 1940 to peacekeeping and contingency operations today. Informational displays, artifacts, and interactive activities bring soldiers' stories to life. The museum's "Descending from the Clouds" movie and Pitch, Roll, and Yaw motion simulator provide further insight into the duties of these brave soldiers. Spend time in the museum's lobby, home to the Medal of Honor Wall. Put Airborne & Special Operations Museum Foundation on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Fayetteville trip generator.
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  • For this e Military enthusiasts, this is the place to visit!!! Air Conditioning is CRANKED, it is quiet, it is humbling, and it is HISTORY at its finest. I wasn't impressed with the 3-d exhibit...it w...  more »
  • I have visited the ASOM multiple times. My husband and I have gone at least 3 times on our own, and we take anyone who comes to town to visit us. The special exhibit at the front is full of amazing de...  more »
  • This free museum is fantastic. They do an excellent job of not just giving you the material, but taking you back in time to the wars. The museum is built to look like the cities in Germany would have ...  more »
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  • I brought youngest daughter and loved it. Her dad was a Green Beret and this helped give her more history. Our oldest is coming to visit and we are bringing her and Dad who is 77. We are sure to enjoy it again this time with dad who can actually answer their questions.
  • This place is amazing. The exhibits are incredibly well done and detailed. It's an educational and touching experience to walk through the exhibits. The whole family can get something out of it.
  • The displays really made you feel like you were travelling through history. One of the best military museums out there.
  • Great display of history. I am always amazed to what the museum adds for the general public as well as military families to see and learn.
  • They do a great ceremony for Vietnam vets, with a medal. It is great. The exhibits are nice and the restrooms are clean.