• Jul
    18
    Sat
    11:00 am Art Awareness at the ASOM @ Airborne & Special Operations Museum
    Art Awareness at the ASOM @ Airborne & Special Operations Museum
    Jul 18 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
    Learn about Art at the Airborne & Special Operations Museum! Find information here.
    Jul
    25
    Sat
    11:00 am “Freedom Express: Caught Between... @ Airborne & Special Operations Museum
    “Freedom Express: Caught Between... @ Airborne & Special Operations Museum
    Jul 25 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
    "Freedom Express: Caught Between Iraq and a Hard Place" Book Signing and Presentation @ Airborne & Special Operations Museum | Irvine | California | United States
    Retired Colonel David Allen will be doing a presentation and book signing at the Airborne & Special Operations Museum on Saturday, July 25th beginning at 11am with his book, Freedom Express: Caught Between Iraq and[...]
    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 – 1:00 pm
    National Airborne Day @ Airborne & Special Operations Museum | Fayetteville | North Carolina | United States
    2015 National Airborne day will celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Airborne.  This event, hosted by the XVIII Airborne Corps Commander and the Mayor of the City of Fayetteville, will have military static displays and[...]
  •   Book Signing and Presentation

    On Saturday, 25 July, COL (Ret) David Allen will be at the Airborne & Special...
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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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    Pick up Field of Honor Flags by 10 July

    The 2015 Field of Honor came down Saturday, 27 June.  Purchased flags may be picked...
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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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      July 2015 Artifact of the Month

    Korean War-Era Paratrooper’s Helmet

    COL (RET) ELI BERNHEIMThis M-1C Paratrooper’s Helmet was worn by (then) Lieutenant Colonel Eli D. Bernheim, Jr. while serving in the 511th, 187th of the 11th Airborne and later in the 187th  Regimental Combat Team (Rakkasans).  COL (Ret) Bernheim donated this helmet to the Airborne &
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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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