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National Military History Center

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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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Exhibits with artifacs from most wars since the Revolutionary are well done.

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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Angola, Indiana
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Angola, Indiana
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 16, 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 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 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.

Thank Erin D
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 

Thank Judy S
Sherwood, Wisconsin
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417 reviews
115 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
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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28 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

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 4 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
Vermilion, Ohio
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21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

This place was so much cooler than what I was expecting. When we walked in we barely saw a few artifacts, but the museum is huge, there are multiple rooms to visit and it was AMAZING!!!! We took tons of pictures and my teenage girls were amazed and excited to see everything this museum had to offer, I recommend EVERY... More 

1 Thank Dominique W
South Bend, Indiana
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208 reviews
101 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

There are actually 2 museums in this building. One is the military museum and the other is a automotive and carriage musuem. I'm basing this review only off of the military side. It's impressive. There is no other military museum in the area like this one. I have been to the South Bend and to the Volo, IL museums recently... More 

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