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Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. seven days a week.
FREE Admission & Parking

Donate an artifact

Image of a variety of aerospace artifacts

 

If you have items that you are considering for donation to the museum, click HERE to learn about our donation process.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Collections Overview

The museum collection involves several divisions, including Collection Management, Research and Restoration Division. The Collection Management Division provides stewardship for the museum system’s considerable aircraft and artifact collection, ensuring accountability for all U.S. Air Force historical property, while the Research Division manages the museum’s ever-expanding document and imagery collection. The Restoration Division restores aerospace vehicles to historically accurate and visually striking levels using a variety of skills, ranging from machine and woodworking expertise to precision craftsmanship in sheet metal and painting.

On Display

Click here for more information about aircraft and artifacts on display at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force.

Aircraft on Loan

Numerous U.S. Air Force aircraft are on loan throughout the world through the USAF Heritage Program. Click on the links below to view the lists, organized by location and type of aircraft.

Aircraft on Loan (by Location)
Aircraft on Loan (by Description)

To learn more about our loan programs, visit our Loan Program Page.

Exchange Program

The National Museum of the United States Air Force (NMUSAF) Exchange Program’s function is to enhance the USAF National Historical Collection through the authorized acquisition of items and services.  It is a valuable tool for NMUSAF to carry out its mission to tell the Air Force story through curatorial stewardship and educational outreach efforts.

Click here to see current Exchange Program offerings. 

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