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National Military Heritage Museum

701 Messanie St, Saint Joseph, MO 64501-2219
+1 816-233-4321
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Niche Museum in original Police Station

This is a unique museum about the military history of the city that is in the original police... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
Peter V
,
Apia, Samoa
This museum has closed.

I like history but this has closed and all items were auctioned off. There are several other great... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2017
TravelinMikee
,
Saint Joseph, Missouri
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good20%
  • Average13%
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2 Jan 2018
“Niche Museum in original Police Station”
24 Dec 2017
“This museum has closed.”
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701 Messanie St, Saint Joseph, MO 64501-2219
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+1 816-233-4321
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

This is a unique museum about the military history of the city that is in the original police station for St. Joseph. There is even a helicopter outside.

Thank Peter V
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

I like history but this has closed and all items were auctioned off. There are several other great things to see in St Joseph but don't look for this one

Thank TravelinMikee
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Reviewed 17 November 2015

If you are a military history buff visiting or living in St. Joseph, Mo., Then you should visit this museum. Lots of military history available here and a pretty good display of Military equipment including military vehicles and even a helicopter. The museum is located...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2015

Took our grandchildren for a visit. Having been there years ago and having heard of many improvements, I was looking forward to seeing it. They are now trying to give some organization to the exhibits and tell more of the story of the wars. They...More

Thank Carole816
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Reviewed 28 May 2015

My husband was a war veteran and really enjoyed this. The tour guides were all very friendly and knowledgeable. We enjoyed our tour with John Mintin. All forms of the service are represented and much history from all wars. An enjoyable experience.

Thank gingerlavelle
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Reviewed 20 October 2014

As a new location and new staff at museum, lots of improvements in the future. What they had displayed (all donations) was great and we had a personal tour of the museum, made for a very good visit, learned lots and enjoyed TONS !! Only...More

1  Thank djbrm
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Reviewed 27 February 2014

Same old group escorting everyone around. Totally disorganized. Poor quality of displays. Garbage piled up around building. Electical outlets, wires exposed. Don't waste your time in St. Joseph to see this. Go to Kansas City to see the WWI museum. That is wonderful.

Thank George G
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Reviewed 22 November 2013

Pretty disappointed in the lack of organization and how dirty it was. Looks like some of the lower-class military surplus stores in the backwoods. People staffing the place seemed to not care about much other than collecting admission, and knew little about any of the...More

Thank Arobat
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Reviewed 15 September 2013

Great place for the military buffs in your family. Staff is very knowledgeable, and the displays are very nice

1  Thank waymor45
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Reviewed 19 June 2013

Loved the artifacts. Please help keep this museum open by donating when you visit. Would have to see all this go to waste if it closes.

1  Thank A W
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