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Maintaining one of the largest fighter bases in Air Combat Command

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To organize, train, equip and maintain combat-ready forces capable of rapid deployment to meet the challenges of peacetime air sovereignty and wartime air defense

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Attractions Near Langley Air Force Base

GrandView Natural Preserve

203 Buckroe Ave
Hampton, Va 23664

Distance: 3 miles from Langley Air Force Base
Price Range: Free

The GrandView Natural Preserve is the perfect place to go to relax when in the Langley AFB area. There are miles of white sand beaches. There are also trails to view the wildlife. The Preserve is on the Chesapeake Bay. The area is also good for biking.


Virginia Air & Space Center

600 Settlers Landing Road
Hampton, VA 23669

Distance: 1 miles from Langley AFB
Price Range: $9 adult, $8 military, $7 children

The Virginia Air & Space Center offers space exhibits, interactive aviation gallery and many historic aircraft. The Space Center is not just for kids. They also have an IMAX theater (3D), which has to be seen! They also have a restored antique carousel which is nice for the kids. The prices are reasonable for a nice day of fun. Visit the official website for more information, Virginia Air & Space Center.


Fort Monroe

Mercury Boulevard & Ingalls Road
Hampton, VA

Distance: 3 miles from Langley AFB
Price Range: Free

Fort Monroe is also a nice place to visit while in the Langley AFB area. You can see what is was like for soldiers who had to live in the period. They provide many interesting facts on who was at the fort and it's construction.


Woodlands Public Golf Course

9 Woodland Road
Hampton, VA 23663

Distance: 1 mile from Langley Air Force Base

A popular area attraction is the public golf course The Woodlands. It is a par 69 golf course. Call (757) 727-1195 for tee times and rates. For information, go to the Woodlands Golf Course Official Website.


Hampton History Museum

120 Old Hampton Lane
Hampton, Virginia 23669

Distance: 2 miles from Langley AFB
Price Range: $5.00 for adults, Military, children, seniors $4.00

The Hampton History Museum is a history museum for history buffs in the area. The museum is new, opening in 2003. They offer many exhibits which may be of interest of those visiting the area. For more information, go to the Hampton History Museum Official Website.