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Mississippi Armed Forces Museum

1001 Lee Avenue W., Building 850, Hattiesburg, MS 39407
+1 601-558-2757
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The museum is now re-opened after a great renovation.

I just re-visited Camp Shelby on the occasion of their 100 Year Anniversary Celebration and made... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
NW Florida
Excellent displays and examples for youth

I took my 7 grandsons to the museum, ages 6 to 17. Gratefully, the exhibits appealed to all of them... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Washington, DC
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1001 Lee Avenue W., Building 850, Hattiesburg, MS 39407
+1 601-558-2757
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I just re-visited Camp Shelby on the occasion of their 100 Year Anniversary Celebration and made some time to check out the newly re-opened Museum. I really liked it before but it is great now! You walk through first-class exhibits that cover every period of...More

Thank BPinMEFL
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took my 7 grandsons to the museum, ages 6 to 17. Gratefully, the exhibits appealed to all of them at their level of understanding. There is ample written information for older visitors, supported by excellent visual and media displays for the younger set. All...More

Thank Nana_JP
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Please take your children so they can learn what our country was founded on and how much we have lost for our rights!!

1  Thank Theia351
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Took a group of boys from church to this museum, one of my training grounds during my tenior in the Army. The boys really enjoyed all of the tanks and helicopters on the pads. We gave them an opportunity to read some of the signs...More

Thank Tyrone W M
Reviewed 13 February 2017

So new that parts are still under construction but it was still a very nice place to walk through. Great pictures and contributions from men and women who were from Mississippi. Plus they have a nice outdoor museum with aircraft and tanks from all era's

Thank ValYuliya
Reviewed 22 January 2017

very nice ..upbeat service with a smile i love the pictures the coloring the place is larger than i expected overall fun

Thank Qween0204
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The Armed Forces Museum at Camp Shelby is a must see for anyone that has served in the military or anyone interested in military history. All of the static displays are amazing! The staff is very well informed and friendly. It is a great place...More

Thank Tammy L
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Our group thoroughly enjoyed our visit to this interactive and informative museum. A definite must see experience.

Thank April G
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Today 22/10/2016 we were given a very special tour of the museum because we were from New Zealand. It will not be officially open until Thursday. I suggest anyone in the Hattiesburge area go and visit, you will be amazed. They are covering all the...More

2  Thank Simone T
Reviewed 5 September 2016

This is one of the best displays I have been too, very well done! Too soak it all in allow yourself a couple of hours, well worth it.

1  Thank 1darrell1
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