The main film shown at our museum is now online!
"The Tuskegee Airmen: Sacrifice and Triumph" is narrated by the wonderful Keith David, with Airmen themselves recalling their fight for a "Double Victory".
Airmen Franklin J. Macon was just awarded his 2nd Congressional Medal, this time for his WWII Civil Air Patrol Service. Macon received his first medal for his service as an original Tuskegee Airmen. The journey for Macon and other Black airmen at the time, while difficult, was an honorable one and more importantly, one deserving of the highest recognition, many of which are still rolling in today. Read the entire article here.
TUSKEGEE, AL – To honor our nation’s veterans, Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site will collaborate with several National Park Service sites to host virtual programming on its Facebook page (www.facebook.com/TuskegeeAirmenNHS) on November 11, 2020 beginning at 8:00 a.m. CST. Virtual events will feature programming from the Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site, Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site, Charles Young Buffalo Soldiers National Monument, and Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route National Historic Trail. Highlights will include:
This program is part of an ongoing series of public programs offered at the Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site to promote public understanding of history and special places that have been included in the national park system. For further information, call (334) 724-0922.
Due to Covid-19 Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site
is CLOSED. However, visitors are still welcome to walk the grounds, read waysides, and photograph historic structures.Currently, the gift shop is OPEN Tuesday through Saturday from 9:00 am - 4:30 pm. The shop is located in the Orientation Room on the west side of Hangar 1. Visitors may purchase educational items, obtain a park brochure, Junior Ranger program, Passport cancellation stamp, and watch Tuskegee Airmen: Sacrifice and Triumph.
At present, historic structures in the park are CLOSED and will remain so until it is deemed safe to re-open. Monitor the park web site (www.nps.gov/tuai) and social media pages (https://www.instagram.com/tuskegeeairmennhs/ and https://www.facebook.com/TuskegeeAirmenNHS) for updates.
Col. Charles Mcgee first time viewing his 1945 photo from Italy in Hangar 2! We love when we get to host our Airmen in the place where it began! March 30th, 2019.
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