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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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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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This is an extensive collection of military vehicles (primarily), but with plenty of other one of a kind military paraphernalia (from George Washington to George Bush era's... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Porthos7
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West Chester, Ohio
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West Chester, Ohio
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238 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an extensive collection of military vehicles (primarily), but with plenty of other one of a kind military paraphernalia (from George Washington to George Bush era's). Interesting mix from all branches -highlights include General Patton's custom jeep, German tanks & halftracks, a huge painting of Hitler, and "model" Navy ships used (they are huge) for a Hollywood production. Plan... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took my great grandkids, they didn't want to go at first, I told them we would just see the Batmobile and then leave. They were loving it from the minute we went into the "Cars" entrance. Keep up the good work

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Thank Linda J
Monteagle, Tennessee
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26 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They have a lot of history there. It seems a bit empty in spots because they have to get the displays around, but what they have up is nice

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Beaver, Pennsylvania
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47 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was here years ago and enjoyed the museum, WHAT HAPPENED, it's a shell of what I remember. A lot of the stuff is gone ,and a lot of empty space and displays s p r e a d out , WAS a large room with the history of television, it's gone . Don't know what happened , but it's not... More 

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Michigan
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26 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

My wife, toddler, and I decided to head down to Auburn, Indiana, to check out the National Military History Center! It is right of I69 and is extremely easy to find! I used Groupon and for two adults it came out to be $11 dollars! Should have cost $20, thanks Groupon! Daughter was FREE, which is always a plus! By... More 

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Mansfield, Ohio, United States
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36 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

Allow at least 3 hours to see this attraction. Mainly WW II.The exhibs could be labled better so younger people know what they are looking at.

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Thank Wally T
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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28 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

It's a cool fun little museum close to the off ramp it is also shared with the kruse auto museum with out having to pay for both the had some really cool stuff in there I recommend going here

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Thank Stein s
Okemos, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

Visited the National Military History Center with a friend from England. Enjoyed the military displays. A very large hall with nice displays using guns, vehicles and manikins. Some rare vehicles on display. They are adding more material all the time we were informed. Right off I-69. The admission covers both this and the car museum in the same building.

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Thank Chipperhigh2
Auburn, Indiana
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28 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

This is more than a war memorial. It also has cool cars from the Casper collection. I took my grandchildren despite their protests and had to fight to get them to leave. In my opinion, it is the best attraction Auburn has to offer. Advice - brush up on your history. Kids will have a LOT of questions. I learned... More 

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Thank Judy J
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016 via mobile

Great museum, i was very impressed. From military vehicles, to scenes from the wars. They also had the last fire rescue from 911. I recommend this museum to anybody...

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