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Fort Tuthill Military Museum

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Very friendly museum

Have been to the museum twice, once with my wife and some friends and once alone, both times were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
fadzen
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A hidden gem

Unique and small but with lots of exhibits and memorabilia from the Apache Wars to Afghanistan. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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A Military History Museum in Northern Arizona located within the historic Ft. Tuthill county park. Our exhibits trace the history of the 158th Infantry Regiment from it's organization in 1865 as the 1st Regiment Arizona Volunteers to present day...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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2446 Fort Tuthill Loop, Exit 337/ I-17, Flagstaff, AZ 86005-8846
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+1 928-226-0965
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been to the museum twice, once with my wife and some friends and once alone, both times were very enjoyable. I will describe the solo visit. Stopped in to the Fort Tuthill military museum when I was at the fairgrounds for a gun show,...More

Thank fadzen
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unique and small but with lots of exhibits and memorabilia from the Apache Wars to Afghanistan. The history of Arizona's National Guard contribution to wars from our border to the Spanish American war, the World Wars and to present day. Lots of anecdotes that those...More

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Marilyn H, Guest Relations Manager at Fort Tuthill Military Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

The Ft. Tuthill Museum staff appreciates and values your comments. Thank you for your visit and taking the time to share your comments. Please come back.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Never knew it was here. The staff were very knowledgeable and shared much information with us. Lots of great memorabilia definitely recommend :)

Thank Tina C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is worth going just to see the buildings of an old base. The museum is contained in two small buildings run by only 4 volunteers. Lots of historical artifacts. Hidden in a county park that also has a adventure course, snow play area (in...More

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Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

We visited the museum this morning and really enjoyed the exhibits and the staff were so helpful and informative. It is a small museum but they are working on improvements all the time. This is part of Arizona history and as natives it is wonderful...More

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Marilyn H, Guest Relations Manager at Fort Tuthill Military Museum, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2018

The Museum staff truly enjoyed visiting with you and learning from you of your dedication in seeking out the nooks and crannies of our State. Please come back and visit again as we continue to add exhibits and enhance the museum's presentation.

Reviewed May 23, 2018

I cannot recommend this museum as educational for the following reasons. As a published military historian specializing in the US Army during WWII, recent author of a brief history of the 158th Bushmasters, and former Historian of the Ft. Tuthill Military Museum I am deeply...More

4  Thank James L
Reviewed April 29, 2018

For a military campground, this one was wonderful. Tall pines and good size sites. They also have a lodge, yurts and cabins. Bath house near the lodge was very clean. No sewer hook ups, but they do have a dump station. WiFi only at the...More

Thank ladyme1
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Great collection of military items, photos, and vignettes. Could easily spend a couple hours there. Well worth a visit with the family. The museum is in close proximity to the mountain bike trailhead so you can easily knock out a productive day of mountain biking...More

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Marilyn H, Guest Relations Manager at Fort Tuthill Military Museum, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with us. We regret to say that we will be closing for the winter season the 14th of October, but please come back and visit with us after our re-opening, May 19 2018...More

Reviewed October 1, 2017

This was truly a great opportunity to discover some of the amazing points of Arizona military history. The knowledge and passion of the volunteers is awesome. Some my discoveries were how Arizona had "Navy", and how the Bushmaster used code talkers during WWII. I will...More

1  Thank Jim R
Reviewed October 1, 2017

It was very well laid out with a logical sequence of items and history. It was very helpful to know my heritage as part of the 1/158th.

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Response from Marilyn H | Property representative |
General $6.00; Seniors and Veterans $5.00; Active Military and children under 10 Free. We are closed June 17th and 18th due to Park construction. We will be open July 1-2; 10:00 to 4:00. Please come visit us then.
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Marty J
June 12, 2017|
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Response from Marilyn H | Property representative |
General $6.00; Seniors and Veterans $5.00; Active Military and children under 10 Free. We are closed June 17th and 18th due to Park construction. We will be open July 1-2; 10:00 to 4:00. Please come visit us then.
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