Trip Planner:   USA  /  Louisiana  /  Shreveport  /  Museums  /  Barksdale Global Power Museum
Barksdale Global Power Museum, Shreveport
(3.8/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
Barksdale Global Power Museum is located in Shreveport. Put Barksdale Global Power Museum into our Shreveport tourist route planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Shreveport.
Create a full Shreveport itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Shreveport

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Shreveport by other users

3 days in Shreveport BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Louisiana BY A USER FROM CANADA May, culture, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 30 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, kids, hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Shreveport BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, teens, popular PREFERENCES: March, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Shreveport BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 23 days in United States BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS July, teens, outdoors, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 1 day in Shreveport BY A USER FROM CANADA December, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: December, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Shreveport BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, romantic, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, romantic, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 9 days in Denver, Shreveport & Montgomery BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 26 days in Louisiana BY A USER FROM ISRAEL August, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Shreveport BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Shreveport BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • A small but very well put together military museum. The aircraft outside tell a story covering 60 years of military air power. The items they have on display inside cover almost a hundred years. The i...  more »
  • Such a great museum! We enjoyed admiring all the planes outside as well as the exhibits inside. There are two videos that play inside and a gift shop. 
  • Static displays of aircraft both WWII through presently in use. Educational for working of jet engines, old uniforms, etc. Largely centered around 8th AF. 
Google
  • I served as a missile systems analyst on the Hound Dog AGM 28 B at Kincheloe AFB, Michigan in the early 60s. It was a treat to see a B 52G, a Hound Dog, and a KC 135 from that era. As a missile systems analyst I flew on training flights whenever a B52 carried a pair of Dogs. Seeing midair refueling exercises from the IP seat on the 52 is an exciting memory. It looked as tho you could reach out and touch the KC 135.
  • We drove 2 hours and they wouldn't let us in because of the rain chances. Held us at the gate for 30 mins then asked us to leave.
  • You can see all airplanes even when the museum is closed. They have a lot of airplanes for example one Blackbird and two B52 bombers.
  • Very cool aircraft on display outside. If you love reading all the fact sheets in front of each plane you can spend an hour wondering amongst the planes. The inside displays were locked on a Saturday afternoon I was there even well before close. The guard gate didn't warn me of it or anything. No sign saying why the inside wasn't open either. If there's a number call before. Remember to go in the North Gate on North Gate Rd if you don't have base credentials. Tell the Military Personnel at the gate you're going to the museum(immediately inside the gate on your left) and they'll have you pull over and search your car by opening all four doors and the trunk. Took 5 mins to do that, easy process but not optional.
  • Great static aircraft display! They're keeping them in great shape. I'm really glad I took a tour.