museum

Address: 4071 East VanEttan
Oscoda, MI
48750
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The Wurtsmith Air Museum is an all volunteer, non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation of the history of Wurtsmith Air Force Base and aviation in NE Michigan. Three hangars of military and aviation history include a Huey helicopter, T-33 Trainer, an L-19, lighter planes, and now a 3/4 scale WWI Loehle SE-5A bi-plane! The “Wurtsmith Room” is full of Wurtsmith Air Force Base pictures and WAFB collectibles, 1953-1993. The gift shop has postcards, patches, pins, caps, shirts, mugs, DVD’s, magnets, airplane models, toys, and more at reasonable prices. The museum is open weekends from mid-May (Armed Forces’ Day) through mid-Sept. Charges for admission are $5 for adults, $3 for children under 12 yrs., and free for children under 5. All income from admissions and gift shop sales go the museum which is completely run by volunteers.

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Business Phone Number:
9897397555
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Address: 114 E. River Road
P.O. Box 679
Oscoda, Michigan
48750
48750
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Museum Exhibits Include: Indian artifacts, commercial fishing, shipping, ship wrecks, logging, Paul Bunyan legend, railroads, lighthouses, the AuSable River and its dams, the fire of 1911, Wurtsmith Air Force Base, etc…

Gift Shop Features: Books on local history, 1880 birds eye map, history video, photos, mugs, shirts, gifts, coloring book, various old time & musical toys, etc…

Now Open Saturdays 11:00am – 4:00pm and Sundays 12:00pm – 4:00pm. Extended Hours to be determined through Summer.

Business Phone Number:
989 739-2782