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Camp Ripley

Address: MN
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Ranked #421 of 620 Activities in Minnesota
Type: Historic Sites, Military Bases/ Facilities, History Museums, Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Scenic Drives, Outdoor Activities, Museums, Sights & Landmarks, Nature & Parks
Activities: Driving, Canoeing
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Type: Historic Sites, Military Bases/ Facilities, History Museums, Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Scenic Drives, Outdoor Activities, Museums, Sights & Landmarks, Nature & Parks
Activities: Driving, Canoeing
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Stacy, Minnesota
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38 reviews 38 reviews
20 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013 via mobile

They have outdoor items like tanks and helicopters. We especially liked the jeep exhibit. There was almost too much to see inside: guns, uniforms, memorabilia, pictures, and lots to read. It was the first time my family actually found too much in a museum to take in. My only complaint is that it seems utterly disorganized. It's almost as if... More 

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Maplewood
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

This was a fun place to visit. They have tanks that you can climb on and even one that you can go inside and has controls like a real tank. The museum covered all wars and conflicts. There is a huge display of weapons and guns through the ages.

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Grey Eagle, Minnesota
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318 reviews 318 reviews
118 attraction reviews
443 helpful votes 443 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012

When entering the camp from the east you can pull right into the parking lot for the exibits. Our grandchildren loves climbing on all the tanks-all the machinery is accessible for the kids (or adults) to get up on. There is a museum the older folks enjoyed but it would be a waste of money on the kids. The area... More 

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Hutchinson, Minnesota
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2011

My mother and father in-law own a cabin near Little Falls and Camp Ripley is just a short drive from there. We took a Saturday trip to see the Minnesota Military Museum. I believe we paid $5 per adult. The museum was surprisingly good. There was an exhibit for most major conflicts and special sections for the Red Bulls and... More 

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