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

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Address: 1735 Marshall Rd, El Paso, TX 79906
Phone Number: 915-568-5412

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base is an open base so anyone can get on the base, lots to do on base and to see. you need a person who is in military to do some things.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
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Jonestown, Pennsylvania
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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
22 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Nice museum with old, but good exhibits. The vehicle and weapon artifacts are the highlight. Guides were helpful. The area can double as a presentation area. The gift store appeared to be closed or relocated

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Jonestown, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

base is an open base so anyone can get on the base, lots to do on base and to see. you need a person who is in military to do some things.

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Saint Peters, Missouri
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35 reviews 35 reviews
17 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Has a large museum that is newly renovated with scenary of Europe and other locations that involved military conflict. Large collection inside and outside of military guns, tanks, helicopters,etc.There is another Old Fort Bliss museum that has displays, live animals etc.Kids would really like this but so did I. It is interesting to just being on a real military base...maps... More 

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Central Florida, Florida
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58 reviews 58 reviews
14 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

We were surprised by how interesting this indoor museum was. It had artifacts dating to the civil war and a few engagements even earlier. We had the opportunity to walk around and really look at things. Took a few pictures for the scrapbook. Wish they had a gift shop. My son is stationed there and he had never been inside... More 

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Berkeley, California
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57 reviews 57 reviews
5 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

I'm researching for a book and Fort Bliss was one of the places I wanted to see. If you have proper identification you can visit the museum on Fort Bliss. Be sure and check the base website and be sure to go to the proper gate in order to get in. You can also check the day and times the... More 

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Wasaga Beach, Canada
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66 reviews 66 reviews
38 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

If you know some one in Texas this is a place to see if they can get a guided tour it is awesome site to see. It is a great site. We really enjoyed the tour here WE were here in April 2013 in El Paso ((When do you visit ) not in 2014 it will not let you choose... More 

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Houston
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

boy thing have change from the last time i was here in 1969 lot of thing to see, and do worth going way out west to see

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Ogden, Utah
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

The day we went the museum was closed but we were able to wander through the outdoor exhibit. The grandkids loved looking at the different tanks, missiles and helicopters.

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Troy, Michigan
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34 reviews 34 reviews
25 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

The conference at the museum was just breaking up. The exhibits take you on a set of groupings that are mostly vehicles and from the earliest days including offices and uniforms from those eras. Want to see a Sherman tank from WW-II? How about an Abrams from Desert Storm? adopt an artifact put one here. German panzer? Russian armor? Jeeps,... More 

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Okeechobee, Florida
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

It is entirely free (donation requested but not required). It has an outdoor area of tanks and helicopters, etc. That are pretty cool to look at. Inside they have history from Indian days to present. This won't take you long to see, but worth fitting it in if you are in the area.

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