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Pennsylvania Military Museum

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A Must Visit

Even if you are not from Pennsylvania, this museum is a must see. It tells great... read more

Reviewed September 21, 2018
JohnBCowgill
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Calm and peaceful museum & memorial

Lovely peaceful place, large car park with a few military vehicles & guns amongst the cars. Well... read more

Reviewed September 20, 2018
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51 Boal Avenue, Boalsburg, PA 16827
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Reviewed September 21, 2018

Even if you are not from Pennsylvania, this museum is a must see. It tells great stories of those who fought in the war.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 2018

Lovely peaceful place, large car park with a few military vehicles & guns amongst the cars. Well kept grounds and memorial park. A short walk up to the museum which has an M60 tank outside. The staff are welcoming and the museum itself is small...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

This is a small museum acquainting everyone with the rich militiary history of Boalsburg. Mainly about the Ist and the 2nd World Wars. A memorial wall is dedicated to the e valiant soldiers. Exhibits outside and inside are informative and well preserved.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bimal S
Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

The History of the 28th Div was very good but it lacked a lot of military equipment on the grounds. There could have been more information on the history of the grounds that the Museum sets on.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 31, 2017

Lovely grounds with memorial statuary. Small but interesting displays. Small gift shop. Kind of wheelchair accessible -- the floors aren't flat, but they're navigable. It was a quick walk through.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank tzefirah
Reviewed May 28, 2017

My husband and I found ourselves behind a school guided tour. We were going to walk around them and go on the self guided tour, but we decided to "tag along". The tour guide was a Vietnam Vet himself and gave a very description of...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank DrJanine K
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

We spent less than 30 minutes indoors at the museum. Kids under 10 looked at the cars and some weaponry, then we ready to head outside and climb the tank out in front. The grounds are very nice. The creek runs through the monuments which...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Pannipannini
Reviewed May 7, 2017

The Museum offers both inside and outside visitor experiences. The vast outdoor area includes military equipment from different wars, a beautiful walking loop, and a solemn memorial shrine dedicated to Pennsylvania's 28th Infantry. A newer obelisk pays tribute to local soldiers killed in the Iraq...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Margaret B
Reviewed May 6, 2017

I used to live close by and we went here weekly. I disagree with the review of youthgoes as far as cultural of historical sites, there is one linked to this one and it is gorgeous. There is also Penn Roosevelt State Park where CCC...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Mechelle P
Reviewed May 3, 2017 via mobile

For residents of Central PA, where there are few, if any, major cultural or historical sites, as well as for families just passing through the State College/Penn State area, this is a great site to check out. Located in nearby Boalsburg, PA, this museum also...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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