New BAFB Exhibit

Now Open

Expanding the vision: The first phase of The National Cold War Center will tell the story of the war that saved the world.

Come explore BAFB history and its impact on people and community on Tuesday - Saturday from 9:30 am - 5:00 pm.

Address: 3711 Idaho Street, Blytheville, AR 72315

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STEP INTO HISTORY AND VISIT

As the National Cold War Center develops, the first on-site exhibit depicts the history of the Blytheville/Eaker Air Force Base. Opened in late 2020, the BAFB Exhibition features memorabilia, video and personal stories of the base from its 1940s beginnings until closure in 1992.

  • An exploration of BAFB history and its impact on the community.

  • The preservation of a powerful legacy of defense from World War II through Desert Storm.

  • The first phase of the vision for the National Cold War Center — a center that will tell the story of the war that saved the world.

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