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Iowa Gold Star Military Museum, Johnston

(4.6/5 based on 25+ reviews on the web)
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  • We visit several times a year with our children. We love that it's free and rarely busy. Great to see the history of the Iowa National Guard. They are constantly adding to the museum. My kids always l...  more »
  • We recently visited that. It is located in Camp Dodge (hint - be sure to come in the south entrance. They will also want to see an ID such as a drivers license). It has artifacts and information about...  more »
  • Good military museum. Covers most major conflicts and branches of service. Many weapons were not easily identified in the arms room area. Make sure to check out the sub periscope. 
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  • Great resource to get an idea of what it was like for those who fought for us.
  • We visited last year. My kids loved it and are asking to go back. The base is nice and the lodging customer service was great!
  • Love the museum and especially the display outside off of Beaver.
  • I always enjoy museums and this one had a bunch of neat weapons
  • This place is super fun ☺☺☺