Visitors to Pensacola will find some of the most beautiful beaches in the world here along Perdido Key to Pensacola Beach,where blue skies, emerald-green water and swaying sea oats provide the perfect backdrop for your Florida beach vacation.
In addition to being the "Cradle of Naval Aviation," the Pensacola Bay Area is proud to call itself home to the renowned Blue Angels, officially known as the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron. On Wednesday mornings at 11:30 a.m. from March through November, visitors and locals have the opportunity to meet the pilots, take photos with them and even ask for their autographs, at the National Naval Aviation Museum, one of the world's largest air and space museums. Also at the museum, visitors can visit the Blue Angels atrium to have their photos taken with real Blue Angels aircraft, positioned in flying formation. Be sure to check out the videos below to learn more about our hometown heroes.