• Aug
    8
    Sat
    11:00 am Special August Book Signing @ Airborne & Special Operations Museum
    Special August Book Signing @ Airborne & Special Operations Museum
    Aug 8 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
    Special August Book Signing @ Airborne & Special Operations Museum | Fayetteville | North Carolina | United States
    The Airborne & Special Operations Museum Foundation will host a special book signing with three seasoned veterans of the United States Army airborne and special operations forces in the lobby of the ASOM on Saturday,[...]
    Aug
    15
    Sat
    10:00 am National Airborne Day @ Airborne & Special Operations Museum
    National Airborne Day @ Airborne & Special Operations Museum
    Aug 15 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
    National Airborne Day @ Airborne & Special Operations Museum | Fayetteville | North Carolina | United States
    The public is invited to join paratroopers, past and present as they gather at Fayetteville’s Airborne and Special Operations Museum to celebrate some of the first U.S. soldiers to jump out of perfectly good airplanes[...]
    Oct
    3
    Sat
    9:00 am Human Foosball Tournament @ Airborne & Special Operations Museum
    Human Foosball Tournament @ Airborne & Special Operations Museum
    Oct 3 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
    Human Foosball Tournament @ Airborne & Special Operations Museum | Fayetteville | North Carolina | United States
    24 Teams.  4 Fields.  All-Day Tournament.  On the grounds of the Airborne & Special Operations Museum. What is Human Foosball? Watch your favorite table-top game come to life!  Teams of 6 attach themselves to fixed[...]
    Nov
    7
    Sat
    1:30 pm “Salute to Veterans” Opening Cer... @ Airborne & Special Operations Museum
    “Salute to Veterans” Opening Cer... @ Airborne & Special Operations Museum
    Nov 7 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
    "Salute to Veterans" Opening Ceremony @ Airborne & Special Operations Museum | Fayetteville | North Carolina | United States
    The Opening Ceremony for the 7th Annual “Salute to Veterans” will take place Saturday 7 November 2015 at 1:30pm in the ASOM Parade Field.  The “Salute to Veterans” is an opportunity to honor ALL veterans,[...]
  •   Special August Book Signing

    The Airborne & Special Operations Museum Foundation will host a special book...
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    Monument Dedication at the ASOM Honors the Alamo Scouts

    On Saturday, July 25, 2015, at 10am, Major General Darsie Rogers, Commanding General,...
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    Now Hiring

    The ASOMF is hiring one Part-Time Gift Shop Sales Associate: 15-20 Hours per week ...
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    July 2015

    Happy Independence Day to all!  The Airborne & Special Operations Museum will be open this celebratory weekend with regular hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10am-5pm; Sunday, 12pm-5pm; Monday, Closed.  Admission is free.  In celebration of our nation’s independence, American flags in the shape of a star will remain on the field until July 13th. Be sure to take time during your visit to stroll through the Reflection Garden out back and to visit Monument Row, the SOF K9 Memorial and the John Koenig & Fritz Healy Memorial Walkways. 


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      August 2015 Artifact of the Month

    Montagnard Scythe

    Montagnard ScytheThis Montagnard Scythe, made in 1965, comes from South Vietnam and was donated by MG (Ret) Paul F. Smith, a 33-year veteran of the United States Army.  While in Vietnam, he particpated in  three campaigns and in 1966 was the Commander of the 173rd Airborne Brigade (Separate), the first US Army combat unit to reach Vietnam.  This scythe was used for cutting brush in the jungle. 

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    Airborne & Special Operations Museum Foundation
    100 Bragg Blvd.
    Fayetteville, North Carolina 28301
    (910) 643-2778
    info@asomf.org
    Museum Hours
    Tuesday-Saturday 10am-5pm
    Sunday 12pm-5pm
    Closed Mondays and Federal Holidays
    Open Memorial Day, 4th of July and Veteran’s Day

    The Airborne & Special Operations Museum Foundation supports the museum with marketing, advertising and financial support for its programs and exhibits. Opening the doors on August 16th, 2000, the 60th anniversary of the original United States Army’s Test Platoon’s first parachute jump, the museum offers free admission, a main exhibit gallery, temporary gallery, four-story tall theater, video theater and a motion simulator ride. It is located in Historic Downtown Fayetteville on the corner of Bragg Boulevard and Hay Street, adjacent to the city’s Freedom Memorial Park and the recently built North Carolina Veteran’s Park. The main gallery is designed as a self-guiding tour, in chronological order, through the history of the airborne and special operations soldiers, from 1940 to the present. The temporary gallery changes throughout the year and displays a myriad of exhibits pertaining to the United States Army, airborne and special operation units through their history and conflicts from World War II to the present. For a nominal fee visitors can ride the 24 seat motion simulator. Find our privacy policy here.

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