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Address: 529 Forrestal Rd, Cape May Airport, Rio Grande, NJ
Phone Number: 609-374-2987
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Thu 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

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I took my dad through here who served 2 tours in Vietnam. Going through with him was absolutely incredible as there were things there that reminded him of his friends that he... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Mike B
Villas, New Jersey
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Villas, New Jersey
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took my dad through here who served 2 tours in Vietnam. Going through with him was absolutely incredible as there were things there that reminded him of his friends that he served with. It was very cool as he was showing me items saying this is what they issued it for BUT this is how we used it. This... More 

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in NJ
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247 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

We happened upon this museum, we were there at the Airport to see the WWII planes that had been on display. As my companion is a Vietnam vet (Marine) we decided to check it out. The place is crammed with artifacts donated from the men & women that were there, and thanks to them for sharing so many personal items.... More 

Thank Kitsaattheshore
New Jersey
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163 reviews
71 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

For a small (optional) donation you can spend 10-20 minutes or more checking out their nice collection of Vietnam memorabilia and artifacts. Outside there are several Vietnam-era military vehicles as well. And of course next door is the NAS Wildwood Museum with a nice collection of warbirds. Stop in and pay your respect to our "Forgotten Warriors" of the Vietnam... More 

Thank StonewallBrigade
Sayreville, New Jersey
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

A must for everyone to check out - we found it on our way back from Cape May Brewery. Lots to see and the husband/wife are very friendly. My grandsons enjoyed it too - lots of things to view. It's directly across from the Cape May Airport.

Thank uwmbrf
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14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 via mobile

(Directly across from the Naval air station). A very nice collection to view and information to read. The gentleman there were very friendly and welcoming. A Must see! I really enjoyed my visit.

Roselle Park, New Jersey
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

My sister, brother-in-law, two cousins and I visited on August 23, 2014. My father, who served two tours in Vietnam and passed in 2012 didn't speak much of his service, perhaps because he had only daughters. This museum is a great tribute to those who served and came home and those who served and did not come home and an... More 

2 Thank Danielle J
Glenwood, NJ
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

I still remember my draft lottery number - 172. This exhibit floored me and it gave me insight on things I never knew. to the young, this exhibit may not mean much. But to folks our age, it was an eye opener. I never knew of the Empty Table tradition - however, once I saw it - I couldn't move... More 

2 Thank TheAprilFools89
Pleasant Hills
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43 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

As a Vietnam veteran, I was not enthusiastic about visiting this museum until I got there. The area is relatively small, but packed with interesting equipment and memorabilia. The museum included many items that would be very familiar to anyone who served. While I visited I ran into a Canadian family with teenagers who had questions from their study of... More 

3 Thank hus4154
Baltimore, Maryland
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46 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

This is a unique museum started by a dedicated Viet Nam veteran and it contains an outdoor area with a variety of military vehicles including a Navy river patrol boat and an inside area with a tremendous variety of donated items from the Viet Nam and Korean war conflicts. The inside displays provide an intimate glimpse into the daily life... More 

3 Thank NormanZ706
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245 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

This museum is located next to the Aviation Museum and both are certainly worth the visit. As a former active Marine, I truly appreciated seeing all of the donated memorabilia from all branches of the service who participated in the Vietnam War. I got to see some items that I had actually used in the field decades ago. This is... More 

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