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Military Heritage Museum

Fisherman's Village, 1200 West Retta Esplanade, Unit 48, Punta Gorda, FL 33950
+1 941-575-9002
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A must see for all

Excellent presentation of the history of our military preserving our freedom. A rare no admission... read more

Reviewed today
wn912018
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Punta Gorda, Florida
Well worth a visit

Surprising find whilst we were perusing the shopping opportunities that Punta Garda has to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
KnJ9-2016
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Washington, United Kingdom
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Military Heritage Museum that features artifacts and memorabilia from all branches of the service and all wars the Civil War forward.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“world war” (4 reviews)
“volunteer staff” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Fisherman's Village, 1200 West Retta Esplanade, Unit 48, Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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+1 941-575-9002
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"world war"
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"volunteer staff"
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"american history"
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"past wars"
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"recent wars"
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"armed forces"
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"donations accepted"
in 9 reviews
"great country"
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"interesting displays"
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"men and women"
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"great collection"
in 7 reviews
"lots of history"
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"donation box"
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"great volunteers"
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"answer any questions"
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Reviewed today

Excellent presentation of the history of our military preserving our freedom. A rare no admission event(Donations are accepted) FREEDOM IS NOT FREE

Thank wn912018
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Surprising find whilst we were perusing the shopping opportunities that Punta Garda has to offer. This museum has a lot of artefacts covering quite a busy period of USA and world history, in terms of military history. I could have spent many more hours enjoying...More

Thank KnJ9-2016
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stumbled up this great little museum on all days, June 6. They have items from the Civil War up to present day. Fascinating place, the gentlemen there were very knowledgable about it all. We plan to go back when we can spend more time....More

Thank beachslut
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were surprised with the collection of war memorabilia in this museum. They have actual former service people to help you with any questions. I felt it was a great representation of the way things were back then. Very informative I would recommend it. On...More

Thank edodge
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Reviewed May 10, 2018

My husband is a WWII buff so we do go to Military Museums when we can. This is a small place but worth a visit. When we were there it was attended by 2 older veterans who liked to give you information. The museum is...More

Thank mcriss50
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Reviewed May 9, 2018

Small museum run by enthusiastic veterans which is free to enter (donation jars at the entrance) full of mostly donated militaria from local ex servicemen. Museum covers campaign’s from the American civil war through WW1, WW2, Korea, Vietnam & more recent wars. Well set out...More

Thank broggy57
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Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

Take some time out of your day to pay a visit. The staff are super eager to take you on a trip through military history. Lots of little bits of history to be had. Make sure you check out the newspaper front page from November...More

Thank hakunajimbo
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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Very interesting collection , found several errors. Italian rifle mislabeled as Japanese, SA dagger mislabeled as Luftwaffe, etc. OK for novices but frustrating to militaria aficionados.

Thank Al B
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Reviewed April 27, 2018

Took family members through the museum and all were impressed. Volunteer staff very courteous and imformative.

Thank Alan H
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Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed my visit to this museum. Upon entry I greeted by a staff member who noticed I had a military tatoo and thanked me for my service. The museum has a full array of military uniforms from all periods and a nice collection of...More

Thank Douglas S
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