Harrowing and courageous moments are captured in the museum's World War II Gallery, which houses one of the world's top collections of WWII aircraft and a variety of engaging and evocative exhibits to tell the proud story of the U.S. Army Air Forces during the war.
The gallery captures the pivotal moments, campaigns and figures of U.S. Army Air Forces' air power in both the Pacific and European Theaters.
Learn more about the WWII gallery in this video: WWII Gallery Video.
Did you know that the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force is located in one of only 18 U.S. cities designated by the National Park Service as an American world War II Heritage City? The residents of our host community contributed to the home-front war effort through industry and military achievement and through personal and collective innovation and creativity. Our local community also does an exceptional job of preserving and honoring this legacy through the work of a multitude of heritage and historical sites.
Start your journey through this remarkable time in our nation's history by visiting the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force!