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Admiral Nimitz State Historic Site

Fredericksburg, TX
+1 830-997-4379
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  • Average4%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Its great Value when in effect this is two museums in one. This wonderful building is where the original Pacific War Museum was located before it expanded to include three museums on a 6-acre campus, nearby.  A landmark in Fredericksburg since the late 1800's, the...More

Thank Big_Jeff_Leo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a good two hours in this wonderfully displayed and informative museum. The pictures and the displays tell the stories of the conditions leading to WWII, the war itself in the various locations including a movie with the actual footage of the Pearl Harbor attack,...More

Thank txphyl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not to much to see in this museum, could be a little bit more explored. I would normally recommend this museum alone but you need to combine with the Pacific museum

Thank Dirk B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum is actually two museums in one. The main building is a former hotel that used to belong to Admiral Nimitz's family and focuses on his life. The rest of the museum is referred as the Pacific War museum and it is fantastic! The...More

Thank MungoDM
Reviewed 23 May 2017

It is unbeliveable history. About One of our greatest admirals. When you see this place you will see what a great hero was this admiral what he has done. Any american visits this place will come out of this place greatful to America and to...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I viewed this house as part of the pacific war museum tour. If you're nerdy like us, you will enjoy the history and life of admiral Nimitz. Nice A/C break from walking around Main Street, too!

Thank Amber H
Reviewed 20 May 2017

FADM Nimitz grandfather built the Nimitz Steamboat hotel, and the Admiral grew up here. This building was the original War in the Pacific museum, until it expanded into the current 3 building 6-acre site it is today. Along with the Nimitz museum, there is the...More

Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Nimitz was from Fredericksburg and was a Pacific War decision maker and battle leader for the marines and navy, who pretty much owned the surface warfare in the Pacific. This is in an old restored hotel his family ran and the artifacts, biography, and history...More

1  Thank Daniel F
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

We had allocated about 1.5 hours to see this museum. Were we surprised of its extent. Could have spent a day exploring both inside and outside. Don't short-change yourself.

Thank sandrasdillon
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

We visited the Nimitz Hotel/ Museum as part of our tickets to the Pacific War Museum. The tickets are good for three location in 48 hours, so it was nice to have plenty of time to see everything. The hotel/museum had some local history plus...More

Thank Karen H
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