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American Military Edged Weaponry Museum

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Well worth a visit, kids didn't wanna leave

It was a pleasure to meet Mr. & Mrs. Thomas', to learn about their collection, building and hear... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
Arnavaz P
Historical Weapons!

The American Military Edged Weaponry Museum is AMAZING. For edged weaponry buffs and history... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
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Reviewed August 20, 2018

It was a pleasure to meet Mr. & Mrs. Thomas', to learn about their collection, building and hear their stories. It's like traveling through time, peeking the kids interenst through a multitude of centuries. The lovely couple went out of their way to show us...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Arnavaz P
Reviewed August 20, 2018

The American Military Edged Weaponry Museum is AMAZING. For edged weaponry buffs and history buffs this place is truly place that needs to be on your bucket list!! The gentleman on duty when I visited was extremely knowledgeable and told some great stories associated with...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mkiladitis
Reviewed October 27, 2017

So after really being bored to death at the little tourist trap village across the street, my son and I walked over to this cool little museum in Intercourse. WOW!...now we had just been to the Smithsonian in DC and of course very impressive, but...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

A must see when in town! Old bank building in the fork in the road with huge personal collection shared for all to see and learn. Only $5 to get in and worth it. Take the kids for a lesson in honoring our military past...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank yodabone
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

We initially walked right by this museum. Then, I decided to look it up on Trip Advisor and saw the positive reviews. I am very glad that I did. The owners were very nice and extremely knowledgeable. It gave me a better appreciation for those...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank TakingATrip
Reviewed July 30, 2017

This little museum is chock-full of knives, bayonets, and other sharp objects. It seems like quite an extensive collection. We felt like it was worth the small entrance fee.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank westerndriver
Reviewed July 27, 2017

This is an amazing collection of edged weaponry. Very enjoyable. Anyone that enjoys military items would really like to see this collection. It is in an out of way area but worth finding. The building it is in is an old bank which makes it...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Michael L R
Reviewed June 22, 2017

Amazingly large collection in a relatively small and tight space. My husband enjoyed the bazooka and espionage tools the most.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 937Love2Travel
Reviewed June 14, 2017

This is a slice of Americana that as a child of the 60's I grew up with, but is becoming a rarity today--someone who has turned his life's passion for collecting into a privately owned museum for the public to enjoy at an eminently fair...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Terry H
Reviewed June 8, 2017

Found the museum after riding through Intercourse once. Its situated at the intersection of two busy highways and has no real parking, making it really difficult to reach. But once you get inside, you will find a small but impressive collection of military items ranging...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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