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Eldred World War II Museum

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Awesome museum

Although it looks small from the outside it is filled with so many good exibits. When you visit it... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Cory S
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My husband and I decided to give this museum a try on a dreary rainy day. We were both surprised... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2018
L1378TAvictoriaw
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Shinglehouse, Pennsylvania
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201 Main St, Eldred, PA 16731-4623
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All reviews small town hidden gem all ages great collection my sister two hours on display preserves highly recommend this place three floors world war ii military folks memorabilia stories contribution exhibits gentleman
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Although it looks small from the outside it is filled with so many good exibits. When you visit it is a must to see the Mitchel Page room. We spent hours exploring every exibit from Normandy, the Holocaust,the Pacific islands, and the Russian front. We...More

Thank Cory S
Reviewed September 23, 2018

My husband and I decided to give this museum a try on a dreary rainy day. We were both surprised at the displays and all the memorabilia from WWII. We took our time walking around and we’re surprised we learned so much we had never...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2018

My sister and I drove over two hours to the small town of Eldred and spent a wonderful afternoon at this museum. It was awesome! There are three floors with displays that had actual photographs, letters, huge maps and memorabilia. It was lovingly done, with...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2018

I was in the Eldred, PA/Olean, NY this past weekend and made a visit to the WW II museum on Saturday afternoon. There is much more to see than you would expect from the outside. There is a well rounded collection of items from all...More

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Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

For a small town in a rural area of PA, this was a very nice surprise. Small but well organized and accurate museum of WWII. You could easily spend 3-4 hours there, or more if using their library. The staff, especially Steve, was welcoming, enthusiastic,...More

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Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

This wonderful museum was such a surprise as it is hidden away in a very small town in north central PA - we happened to notice it as we drove past on a previous road trip but it wasn't open at the time. It gave...More

Thank gramcarol
Reviewed July 5, 2018

Went yesterday with a family group of 11. Great folks, great displays, too little time. You need several days, at least several hours, to really have a go at it - especially if you want to peruse their superb library. The Holocaust room is very...More

Thank mtajt
Reviewed April 25, 2018

Wow; this little town museum is done better than most museums that I have ever visited. This team does an outstanding job at telling the human stories behind almost all their artifacts. Stories of local vets and families on both sides of the war and...More

Thank Hummel_Family
Reviewed March 12, 2018

The focus is Pennsylvania's participation in the war naturally, but there's loads of stuff to see. Very modest entry fee & it's a self paced tour with several military folks and docents about to answer questions you might have.

Thank JEFF G
Reviewed March 5, 2018

You will spend hours moving thru this history. Military folks will enjoy. Donated items and history books make the visit a must see. Local Munitations factory was located nearby.

Thank John W
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Tina E
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We were here 5/24 and it was $5.00 for me but free for my two kids (9 and 12)
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