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Eldred World War II Museum

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Address: 201 Main St, Eldred, PA 16731-4623
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+1 814-225-2220
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Sun 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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We were visiting the area and our cousin, from NY, suggested it. It was well worth the visit.The museum has a Holocaust room, which you need to ask to see. It is a smaller version... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ron B
Redmond, Washington
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Redmond, Washington
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were visiting the area and our cousin, from NY, suggested it. It was well worth the visit.The museum has a Holocaust room, which you need to ask to see. It is a smaller version of the Holocaust Museum in DC. We know because we were in DC the previous week. Steve Appleby, director of the museum, spent time with... More 

Thank Ron B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place. Nothing not to like. Will go back. History comes alive here. Very pleasant and informed personal.

Thank Mike Z
Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed March 1, 2017

Anyone visiting Eldred will always be attracted by the Eldred World War II Museum. A tank seems to get through of one of the walls of this museum. What a great attention grabber! The one who takes care of this museum is very nice and loves to share stories. I like that too! He told us that he changed his... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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Reviewed January 31, 2017

We didn't expect much when we decided to visit on a rainy weekend, but boy! We were pleasantly surprised! Lots of neat stuff to see and tons to read...don't forget your glasses!! The staff was also very knowledgeable. Glad we finally went to check it out!

Thank lizzitish2
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 248 helpful votes
Reviewed October 12, 2016

My friend and I were exploring Portville, NY when I saw a sign for Eldred, PA.....only ix miles away. I immediately remembered my sister telling me about the WW2 museum n Eldred. We called and found out that they were getting ready to open for the day, so we headed south into Pennsylvania. From the moment we were greeted, we... More 

Thank JuneNY
Silver Creek, New York
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Reviewed September 22, 2016

We were greeted when we first entered and the young men that run the place were very informative. They were eager to answer any question you had. They explained how the museum came about, and the importance of women during the war. I was moved as I read through the hand written memories of the days during the war. I... More 

Thank Valvoed
Rochester, New York
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Reviewed September 18, 2016

We decided to go to the museum on the spur of the moment and were pleasantly surprised. There are so many war artifacts and interesting stories to go with them. It really makes you realize the huge sacrifice the military made for us in the past and continue to make in the present around the world. The interactive exhibits were... More 

Thank David C
Sunny Isles Beach, Florida
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Reviewed September 10, 2016

The docent was very knowledgeable and attentive. You could tell that he understood the importance of history and the role that women played in the war.

Thank epuya
Jamestown, New York
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Reviewed September 7, 2016

I went there today with my 92 year old Dad that is a World War 11 Veteran and my Mother. Also, my brother, his wife, and my youngest son were there. The main reason why we came to the museum is because my Dad was receiving a brick with his name engraved into it that is placed at the museum.... More 

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Ithaca, New York
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Reviewed August 21, 2016

This museum is a wonderful tribute to the "greatest generation" and includes the work of women during the war, who were workers at the National Munitions Company in Eldred. Definitely recommend!

Thank Lariesse

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