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U.S. Army Air Defense Artillery & Fort Bliss Museum

1735 Marshall Rd, El Paso, TX 79906
915-568-5412
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Ranked #11 of 51 Attractions in El Paso
Type: Military Museums
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Alamogordo, New Mexico
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106 reviews 106 reviews
51 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 NEW

while this listing is what the website calls itself, the title in my heading is the actual working name, so it may be listed at least two ways. this is the second time I've been here and it keeps getting better. it's mostly vehicles from WWII and later, displayed both inside and outside. the fort is very large, but just... More

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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

What a great place to visit and take in all the US Army history, visit Main Post and check out the new way of life for the Warfighter's....Well done!!

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Cheyenne, Wyoming
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338 reviews 338 reviews
262 attraction reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Had trouble finding it at first. There are several Tanks outside on display. Inside there are more military vehicles, as well as displays on military history. Nice place to walk around and learn.

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OK2234
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39 reviews 39 reviews
15 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

There are lots of jeeps, tanks, and humvees to see, as well as many historic artifacts and pictures. This museum is free and well worth the trip.

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Calgary, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Museum is very nice, parking is big and exhibit is very impressive. If you are into this kind of exhibit you should pay a visit.

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Newport News, Virginia
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52 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

The US Army Air Defense Artillery and Fort Bliss Museum has grown significantly since the 1st Armored Division moved to Fort Bliss. This brought money and artifacts to the museum. It houses one of the greatest collections of military vehicles that I have had the pleasure of seeing. The exhibits are very well put together. The admission is free, so... More

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Lansdowne, Virginia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Former ADA officer the post has changed tremendously and lost some of the charm . Not much ADA on the post but the Hq of 32nd ADACOM.

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El Paso, Texas
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Very informative. Outside the building it is very easy to step back in time and imagine the different ages of this fort. Nice shopping mall and theater with a very very large chess set on the plaza.fun experience in a serious setting.

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Houston, Texas
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Good assortment of military equipment and tanks. Several large ones are also displayed in the parking lot. They were closed the Monday following the 4th of July weekend for a 4 day holiday. We were able to explore the tanks in the parking lot even though they were closed. The gift shop was closed, possibly permanently. They operate on donations.... More

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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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38 reviews 38 reviews
4 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Lots of information and great for military history buffs. Easy parking-signage while off-base could be better but on base really clear. Old Ironsides pictures and the General Patton pictures are really cool. I thought Ft. Knox had a good one but this one ranks right up there!

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