News and Announcements

June 2017, 5th Annual Korean War Remembrance

June 24, 2017, Saturday, at 10:00 a.m., Please join us for the Annual Korean War Remembrance Ceremony. This event is for All Veterans and All Service Branches from the Korean War. Colonel(R) Doug Dillard, former World War II, Korea, and Vietnam Veteran will be our guest speaker. He led agents through the Chinese/North Korean lines to collect tactical intelligence. Author of the compelling history of Special Operations of US Eighth Army’s critical struggle of survival during the Korean War, Tiger Hunters.

 

This year we will be highlighting the Prisoners of Wars (POW) and their families.

July 2017, Light Up To Live Movie Screening

July 1, 2017, Saturday, at 1pm, The Airborne & Special Operations Museum Foundation and Operation Rock the Troops will host a premiere screening of Light Up To Live.

Before You Give Up, Light Up!

Learn about the lives of five veterans, learn who they were before they served our country, how they suffered their own unique TBI that halted their service while in combat, to their difficult transition back home and reconnecting with their families.

Join us at 1pm for a meet and greet before the movie starts at 2pm. To register for the FREE movie please click here.

July 2017, Independence Day Observed

July 4, 2017, Tuesday, from 10am to 5pm, The Airborne & Special Operations Museum will commemorate the adoption of the Declaration of Independence 241 years ago in 1776 on July 4 by the Continental Congress.

August 2017, National Airborne Day

August 19, 2017, Saturday, at 9am National Airborne Day

Celebrating the 77th year of the first jump by the Test Platoon and the sixteenth anniversary of the museum

AIRBORNE DAY 202

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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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