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National Military History Center

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Well Worth the $5 Fee

I do not know if this used to be a history or an automotive museum as they had a mix of both in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
runaway2travel
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Kalamazoo, Michigan
Some amazing pieces

The Nazi flag was quite amazing. And I'd never heard of the Bennington flag. Boats were very cool... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2018
Ginger R
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Danvers, Illinois
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5634 C.r. 11A, Auburn, IN 46706
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not sure what is happening at this museum. For as little as they had, they shouldn't have charged an admission fee. On a good note, they have an excellent display of the 509th Bomb Group and loads of B-29 stuff.

Thank Charles B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I do not know if this used to be a history or an automotive museum as they had a mix of both in this building. Perhaps they are transitioning from one to the other? Either way, this was $5/person for access to both sides of...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2018

Almost empty. Was told they are closing the auto side of the museum and moving it over to the military side. Took about 45 min to see it all. Admission was only $5, but it was still too much to see the few items there....More

Thank Exploration165643
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Very disappointing! Today they were charging $5 to get in per person. Now we understand why!! Hardly any cars are left to see in the Kruse wing. Where did they all go?! You can see a lot of empty spaces and chains where cars WERE....More

Thank Fixyourcar
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

The Nazi flag was quite amazing. And I'd never heard of the Bennington flag. Boats were very cool too. Unfortunately there was very little signage to say what we were looking at and the lighting was poor.

Thank Ginger R
Reviewed June 5, 2018

Allocate lots of time for this museum. There are many small items on display that are as interesting as the large military items. If you are prior service, retired military, military history buff or just interested in the military, stop and visit this museum that...More

Thank Cousin_Eddie_Johnson
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

There’s not too many places left that truly honor the military indoors. No matter the weather you can find something new with each visit. My grandchildren love it here!

Thank shelly w
Reviewed November 7, 2017

Worth seeing if you are there and have the time. Not worth a special trip. Needs better signs and labelling.

Thank SAWCJW
Reviewed November 2, 2017

This is a large museum but the displays are quite a bit dated and do not have much in the way of explanations. They are working on new displays which we were happy to see.

Thank mburbank2016
Reviewed October 4, 2017

The museum is scaled down from several years ago. Although there is a lot of history, we really missed the tanks that had been there previously and other exhibits. The other half of the museum filled with cars, such as Batman's car is very interesting...More

Thank calada02
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Adults: $10 Seniors: $8 Children 6-12: $6 Children under 6: Free WWII Veteran: Free Veterans: $4 Family (2 Adults + Dependent Children) : $25 From their website
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