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Alabama Veterans Museum & Archives

100 W Pryor St, Athens, AL 35611-1850
+1 256-771-7578
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Great place

This is a fantastic place to learn about our past and present heros who sacrifice everything gor or... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
Harvest, Alabama
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Excellent resource for information for Family History buffs and Historians!

I first visited the Alabama Veterans Museum and Archives as a reporter for the Athens News Courier... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
Melanie W
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100 W Pryor St, Athens, AL 35611-1850
+1 256-771-7578
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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

This is a fantastic place to learn about our past and present heros who sacrifice everything gor or freedoms.

Thank cynthiahomer85
Reviewed 9 September 2017

I first visited the Alabama Veterans Museum and Archives as a reporter for the Athens News Courier and was so impressed by the wide variety of stories and memorabilia that had been gathered on veterans of wars from the Revolutionary War to present day conflicts....More

Thank Melanie W
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This Veterans museum is located in an old Depot. I was really impressed at the vast collection of memorabilia that they have. I appreciate the attention paid to female veterans, sometimes that gets forgotten. You have to visit and listen to the Veterans that volunteer...More

Thank letstakearoadtrip
Reviewed 4 September 2017

What a lovely little museum! They have done an awesome job of displaying their military memorabilia. I especially liked the WWII era kitchen. I prefer this type of museum rather than the new ones that tell you the story and have just a few items...More

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Just a terrific display of military historic memorabilia. You alway to yourself to go and see. The staff is helpful courteous and enjoys all visitors.

Thank Leonard J
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Since my husband is a veteran and war buff we really enjoyed going thru this museum. The staff is very friendly and they had each war together with pictures and items that have been donated. very interesting, I will see if there are more of...More

Thank 4lifeisgood2
Reviewed 2 May 2017

I took my son and two of his friends during a cultural heritage day off from high school. The boys are teammates on the freshman baseball team. The boys wanted to go...I didn't have to "drag" them. We were greeted by one (of the several)...More

Thank timothysR5549TZ
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

The museum is a great place to spend time and explore all it has to offer. It is especially good for young people to give them a sense of history and the sacrifices made by young men and women to give them freedom. Take time...More

Thank Connie D
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Came by for monthly coffee call good groceries and coffee. Met some interesting folks and enjoyed the museum

Thank Vesole
Reviewed 1 February 2017

My wife and I went into this museum out of curiority. We have driven by it many times. But, we learned someone we knew from years ago was a volunteer there and he encouraged us to visit. I am so glad we did. It has...More

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Rebecca G
4 February 2017|
Response from Michael S | Reviewed this property |
no! they take donations though.