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Address: 5634 C.R. 11A, Auburn, IN 46706
Phone Number: 260-927-9144
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9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Really good Military Vehicle museum and also Carl Casper Collection and Racing Cars

For those that are into Military history and Military vehicles this is a great place to visit. Plenty to see and perfectly laid out. It is interesting to see not only... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Sam B
Lansing, Michigan, United States
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Lansing, Michigan, United States
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33 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For those that are into Military history and Military vehicles this is a great place to visit. Plenty to see and perfectly laid out. It is interesting to see not only automobiles from the World War II era but the other transport vehicles from various branches of the US military and from a couple of other countries. Plenty of displays... More 

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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53 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There was a lot more to see here than we would have thought for a museum beside the freeway in the Midwest. A good flow of history with some military vehicles that we had not seen before.

Thank imoxymoronic
Angola, Indiana
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27 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

A veteran friend and I visited on veterans Day 2015. Normally WWII vets are admitted free, but on Veterans Day admission is free to all Vets. The exhibits displaying scenarios that are quite realistic for battle scenes.

Thank willardd2015
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Actually really nice but Im not into military history so it wash't that great for me.. But the men in the family loved it..

Thank Carrie S
Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

Bigger than you think. Had some very interesting facts that we had not known. A/C on the War side would have been welcomed. The Car side, nice and cool.

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Decatur, Alabama
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

My husband and I saw signs about this museum as we were traveling down the interstate and decided to stop. We were really glad we did. It has wonderful displays of war equipment and information beginning with the Civil War and going up through WWII. We especially liked the seeing the life-like forms of military leaders and the equipment used... More 

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Sherwood, Wisconsin
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420 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

We were here several years ago while they were hauling vehicles out for sale and wondered what would happen to it. Coming in you can tell the whole complex is still struggling. The American flags lining the drive are tattered, with a few missing. The decals on the two "NASCAR"s out front are faded and peeling. There are more military... More 

Thank z0607
Warren, MI
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181 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

This museum has compiled an astounding array of military vehicles and other articles primarily from World War II, but from other wars as well. The displays are compiled well and one can be immersed in history Admission includes both access to the National Military Musuem side as well as a collection of horse drawn vehicles and custom built automobiles. An... More 

Thank motorcity70
Wausau, Wisconsin
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36 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015 via mobile

An excellent display and informative experience. There are planes, trucks, boats/ships, trucks/jeeps, weapons and miniature displays that are very interesting. The cost is comparable to other historical museums that we have visited.

Thank Broncos16
Alliance, United States
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Not only did this museum offer a fantastic collection of WW vehicles, artifacts, exhibits it was very extensive and tailor made for the history buff. As an added bonus visit their automobile venue and see carriages, automobiles from movies and television along with priceless cars collected over the years. Put this museum on your "To Do" list when traveling NE... More 

1 Thank Donald B

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