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Havelock Tourist & Event Center

201 Tourist Center Dr, Havelock, NC 28532-9495
+1 252-444-4348
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Wow, A museum and a tourist center!

Attended the Women in the Military Salute on 14 June at the Convention Center. Large place, sat... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Karen H
via mobile
great venue

great venue - been there several times - good parking, accommodates a good size crowd...the lobby... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2018
moreauak
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Newport, NC
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“marine corps” (5 reviews)
“on display” (5 reviews)
“air station” (3 reviews)
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201 Tourist Center Dr, Havelock, NC 28532-9495
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+1 252-444-4348
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Attended the Women in the Military Salute on 14 June at the Convention Center. Large place, sat more than 200 people, with 8 to a table, with a small ensemble band and a staging area for the MCAS Color Guard. Class Act provided the food...More

Thank Karen H
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

great venue - been there several times - good parking, accommodates a good size crowd...the lobby area is a bit small -

Thank moreauak
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Reviewed January 16, 2018

We stumbled on to this place. For the boys, it was quite interesting but rather small. There was posted information but no one available to talk to or ask questions. There are some real planes displayed and other aviation paraphernalia. A good start for a...More

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Reviewed October 17, 2017

We stopped for some travel brochures and a gander at the four static US Marine Corps aircraft (A-6 Intruder, RA-4 Phantom, A-4 Skyhawk, and a twin-bladed helo). The aircraft are in great shape and available for close inspection. The Visitor Center is well stocked with...More

Thank LostPict
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Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

We went to this museum trying to wait out the rain and we saw some neat stuff. You could sit on the seats used in old planes. They had a fighter plane hung from the ceiling in one room and and an engine in another...More

Thank Authordixon
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Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

Wanted to stop in to see what they had to show about the Marines at Cherry Point and after taking a few pictures of the A4 Skyhawk on the outside of the building go to go in and there is a sign stating that No...More

Thank Libor John I
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Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

See what Cherry Point is all about and learn some cool history in avionics. Large retired aircraft on site. Great photo stop . Knowledgeable staff who are very friendly and happy to share knowledge.

Thank Diana D
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Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

This center is a good place to visit when in the Havelock NC area. Numerous aircraft static displays outside, good information displays inside about the city and Cherry Point inside. Well worth the visit, and oh yeah, cost? Free Folks!

Thank franksJ4140WU
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Reviewed July 16, 2017

A small museum of US Marine Corps Aviation consisting of Viet Nam era aircraft in static displays outdoors,. Models of Marine Corps aircraft from beginning to present indoors. Concentrating on aircraft flown from Marine Corps Air Station, Cherry Point (nearby). Also has artifacts of Marine...More

Thank 37Jake
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Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Toured with a large group. Young (7) to teens. Friendly, knowledgable staff that interacted with the group and answered questions with patience and enthusiasm.

Thank Jodi M
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