Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum, Rio Grande, New Jersey (NJ), USA

North America

Last modified:

July 22, 2019

Added:

January 16, 2018

General information

Hangar #1, as well as the museum’s centerpiece (a TBM Avenger aircraft), are both listed on the National and State Registers of Historic Places at a level of National Significance. In an effort to enhance the museum experience, NASW is constantly changing, renovating and adding new exhibits—all while continuing the restoration work on the Hangar. The museum’s mission is to memorialize the 42 known airmen who perished here while training during World War II, educate the public, and restore Hangar #1.

Sit in the cockpit of select aircraft!
Climb a real air traffic tower!
Explore the Science of flight with interactive displays!
Try your hand at being a pilot with our flight simulator games!
Visit the All Available boats exhibit, commemorating the heroes of 9/11/01!
Visit our 1940’s exhibit room to see what life looked like 70 years ago!
Explore the defenders of America’s coasts by visiting the Coast guard Exhibit area!
View our 26 planes and helicopters up close!

Photo By Jerrye & Roy Klotz, MD (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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Planes & Helicopters: 26-50, Inventory link

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Available in the following languages:
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Getting to the Museum

Address: 500 Forrestal Road, 08242, Rio Grande, New Jersey (NJ), USA, North America
Coordinates: 39.005177, -74.909552

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Usually only for private use. Always check for latest info on the home page!
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Note: This information was accurate July, 2019 when it was published/updated, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.

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