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WWII Glider & Military Museum

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Karen P wrote a review Sep 2019
Batavia, Ohio1 contribution
The Cornish pump museum is interesting and has items we have not seen before and the lady at the counter is very knowledgeable and kind. I wish I could remember her name . Then we went into the Glider museum and it was amazing! And the local history we never knew! Mickey was
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Mindie D wrote a review Sep 2019
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I'm not really into military history but my husband is, so we stopped in on our last vacation. I thought I would be bored, but I learned SO much. This hidden gem of times gone by blew my mind. The story of the town, the history of the gliders use in battle, the fact they were
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Steven B wrote a review Sep 2019
Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin302 contributions64 helpful votes
There are two very interesting towns that you may not know about, or, that you may not hear about, but they are vitally important in history – and of great importance today. The two sister towns are, Kingsford, and Iron Mountain, Michigan. I had always thought of Michigan’s
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Travellingdude2 wrote a review Aug 2019
Michigan205 contributions52 helpful votes
We really liked the museum. The glider isn't something you see everywhere and there is a local angle since they were built here. Other military artifacts as well. Combine with a visit to the mining museum if you can
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Kingshott wrote a review Aug 2019
Brighton, Michigan119 contributions123 helpful votes
This was a very informative museum regarding the use of gliders during WWII. Ford Motor company built more gliders at a cheaper price than all other glider manufacturers combined. The effort to restore a glider was massive as these war instruments were manufactured to be
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Date of experience: August 2019
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