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Berman Museum of World History

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Address: 840 Museum Dr, Anniston, AL 36206
Phone Number: 256-237-6261
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Great place to visit

Wonderful museum filled with many interesting things and simply lovely folks running it. There was so much to look at and to learn from that I had to take a breather by taking... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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Toney, Alabama
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Toney, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Wonderful museum filled with many interesting things and simply lovely folks running it. There was so much to look at and to learn from that I had to take a breather by taking advantage of one of their cushioned seats. I highly recommend this museum.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

WOW, what a cool museum. You would never think that you would find such a place in a little town like Anniston. The back story of it's founder is fantastic and to see all of the unique items that were collected was really fun. Make sure you stop at the other museum next door as well!

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Huntsville, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

The Berman Museum of weapons and art is truly an amazing collection and chronology of weaponry through the ages. Individual pieces, such as Hitler's silver set, are unique objects of history that give one chills. The Remington and Russell bronzes are fabulous.

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Orange Park, Florida
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We were here as guests at a wedding. Grounds were well maintained. Site and facilities were kept clean. We were still able to access the museum and it was great. All the exhibits had plenty of information. It was educational and had interactive areas for kids. In the Asia area there were masks and kimonos to try on. There was... More 

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Ohatchee
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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..

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HONOLULU
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 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.

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Duck, North Carolina
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35 reviews 35 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 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 

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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!

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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.

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New York City, New York
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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.

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