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Address: 9 N. Washington Street, Sonora, CA 95370
Phone Number: 209 533 0923
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Wonderful local place to see history

Makes you proud to be an American - great stories of locals who have served, plus interesting historical info.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
coap83
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Sonora, California

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Sonora, California
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46 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Makes you proud to be an American - great stories of locals who have served, plus interesting historical info.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

The veterans museum in Sonora, on Washington street maybe small by some standards but it is full of donated items from veterans in the community of Sonora. Each Veteran service organization of Sonora has on display all the conflicts since WWII. A must see museum.

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Thank Larry B
Merced
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269 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

This is one of the BEST museums we've been to. Please take your children and young adults. Educate them to the real world. They are NOT learning history in school, nor are they being taken on field trips to these museums. This is a wonderful place to learn American history. Talk to the man there, he's full of knowledge.

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Thank VickiG95340
Soulsbyville, California
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31 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Wonderful place to go to learn about our veterans, US wars and Constitution. Also Great Pancake Breakfast

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Thank RustyTaylor
Ratingen, Germany
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015 via mobile

Today I have visited the cute town of Sonora, CA and by random I have discovered this small but lovingly designed museum. The exhibition is very interesting and impressive. As I am visiting from Germany, the WW2 dedicated part was the most interesting for me. I had a nice talk with the lady on duty. The admission is free. If... More 

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Thank DanielBoos
Redwood City, California
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78 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

we finally made it to this museum when it was open and we enjoyed it very much, it is definitively not for kids as the space is limited but if you have the patience to look carefully at all the items you will and you truly enjoy it then you will have a great time

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San Rafael, California
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305 reviews
111 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

How nice is this. A little nugget in town that has all sorts of interesting collectibles. Its always nice to see well maintained museums in rural areas. Auburn honors its vets.

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Thank Thomas B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

A must for tourists visiting sonora, will give a new view of the people, their role in serving their country

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Thank lenore s
Jamestown
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

For a small town, Sonora has a very interesting military museum that is worth a visit. I believe all but the American Revolution are represented here. We even had a Medal of Honor winner living here in the county.

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Twain Harte, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

this museum is a must see for everyone. I am NOT easily impressed with anything and I rarely give excellent reviews on anything but this small building, in a small town is a very big museum. I will be donating some of familys papers and items. I was just blown away. we have been there once and are going back... More 

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