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On_The_Road29360July 19, 2017
This is on a military base so adults need military ID to get on base. Also, take the signs regarding seatbelts and no texting very seriously. Depending on when you are present, there may be a fair num... more »
Bruce SJuly 12, 2017
This was my yearly visit to the Gold Star Museum and it did not disappoint me. They added two army vehicles outside and opened up the east exit. where two tanks are displayed, along with a large howit... more »
caymankimJuly 10, 2017
During Memorial Day weekend they have men and women dressed in different period uniforms. A lot of military information and even an old plane hanging in one room. Interesting old photos and items that... more »
Robert FilesJuly 6, 2017
Very impressive. The people that work there are very knowledgeable and helpful! Definitely worth the trip!
Max ScottMay 15, 2017
Nothing that will blow you away, but they have a good selection of models and books. There are some pretty cool presenters that will come in some weekends and let you hold a gun or grenade.
John ClarkJanuary 11, 2017
For a somewhat limited space, they managed to contain a lot of intricate displays with great interactivity. Kids will probably love it, but I go by myself to really explore. The volunteers are all very nice and helpful. I love seeing what this little museum has become through the years.
Mike VodinelichApril 27, 2017
Lots of good displays. Worth stopping. Free admission.
Glenn CurtisJuly 1, 2017
Great place to take kids to learn some history!!
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