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American Firearms Museum

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Came in while I was waiting for my Winchester tour time!

A display of many of the weapons made by Mr Winchester and his company during the 1800s. It is only... read more

Reviewed July 14, 2018
Marta E
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El Paso, Texas
Winchester Guns On Display - American Fireams Museum

This is a very good firearms (gun) museum. The history behind the museum is: Sarah married the... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2014
mini
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Fremont, California
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Jul 14, 2018
“Came in while I was waiting for my Winchester tour time!”
Jun 25, 2018
“It was ok...”
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Housed in the quirky Winchester mansion complex, this museum features several famous weapons and traces the history of the Winchester firearms empire.
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525 S Winchester Blvd, San Jose, CA 95128-2537
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Reviewed July 14, 2018

A display of many of the weapons made by Mr Winchester and his company during the 1800s. It is only 2 rooms and something else to see in the Winchester property. It is free and it should be because the tour is almost $40. Saw...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

It was about the size of a gas station. Very little to see but the Winchester house right next to it was definitely worth seeing.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2014

This is a very good firearms (gun) museum. The history behind the museum is: Sarah married the son of Oliver Fisher Winchester, Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut and manufacturer of the famous Winchester repeating rifle. They had a happy life; but with the premature death of...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed January 10, 2012

This is a free look at some interesting firearms, and it's inside the Winchester Mystery house gift shop. If you can stop yourself from spending money on occult t-shirts, why not visit this free firearms museum? My kids enjoy the displays, and, did I mention,...More

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