We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Berman Museum of World History

Address: 840 Museum Dr, Anniston, AL 36206
Phone Number: 256-237-6261
Website
Improve this listing
96%
Ranked #2 of 8 Attractions in Anniston
Type: History Museums, Museums
Attraction details
Type: History Museums, Museums

Hotels near Berman Museum of World History

Write a Review

30 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    19
    10
    1
    0
    0
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Ohatchee
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Plan a couple hours if you want to thoroughly view, read, and enjoy this fascinating collection of war and historical items from all over the world. Collected by a local man and left for the community and visitors to enjoy. Mummies, weapons, personal effects from Napoleon, Joan of Arc, others..

Was this review helpful? Yes
HONOLULU
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
14 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

After visiting the Anniston Musem on Natural History, we walked next door the the Berman Museum. This place has an awesome collection of historic and macabre weaponry.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Duck, North Carolina
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Small but well done museam. We came on a field trip with the CMP, so glad we did. Really cool "spy" weapons --- guns as flutes, tire gadge so much more, female traveling case with her own pistols. Swords and guns back Ottoman Empire and earlier. I am huge sword fan, very imprssed and jelous. Very old artifacts from different... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
5 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

If you love history, particularly weapons and spy gear, you will enjoy this unique museum. It is filled with a very eclectic collection of guns, paintings, bronze sculptures, swords, and even Hitler's tea service. We had a very helpful guide with great knowledge of the collector and his items. Don't miss this museum if you are in the area!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

You won't find a more extensive family owned collection of everything from Hitler's china to Bronzes by Remington - nearly all of them! Wonderful place to see history.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
New York City, New York
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Unique opportunity to view the collection. Don't miss visiting here if you love history about romantic figures.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Alabama
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

Excellent and very interesting. Collection of items a local business man had collected all his life. He was very wealthy and came from Germany.. His collection is continually changed out so you don't see the same thing each time you visit. It consists of all kinds of weapons, secret agent items, etc... Well worth the time to see it all....

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Oxford, Alabama
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Wow! You need to visit this museum to believe the remarkable weapon collection. Various other history memorabilia were available to view as well. I guess it took our family of 4 about 2 hours to walk thru as we didn't want to miss anything. Very well displayed. If you are in the area this is a definite.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Anniston, Alabama
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
6 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

This place has mostly military artifacts....WWII, Vietnam and etc. Good place for kids with an interest in the military. Do check the web site, but I believe you can get in on Tuesday's for just a donation. Also, next door is the Anniston Museum, which is just as interesting. Both places an enjoyable experience for everyone.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Anniston, Alabama
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
9 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

I have been planning to visit here for quite some time. I took several of my grandchildren and had a great time. For those interested in our country's history this is a must place to see. The exhibits are layed out so as to appeal to a wide variety of individuals. This museum is definitely worth the price of admission.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Berman Museum of World History also viewed

 

Been to Berman Museum of World History? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Berman Museum of World History staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?