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American Military Museum

109 W 2nd Ave, Gastonia, NC 28052-4363
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Poppy took me when I was young

Loved the experience as a child and now a visit reminds me of my Poppy. The memorabilia is amazing... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Reckless66
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Denver, North Carolina
No one to help

There were some wonderful pieces of information, photographs and models of planes and ships. I wish... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
412TinaS
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Greenville, South Carolina
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6 Dec 2017
“Poppy took me when I was young”
6 Aug 2017
“Beautiful day.”
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109 W 2nd Ave, Gastonia, NC 28052-4363
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Loved the experience as a child and now a visit reminds me of my Poppy. The memorabilia is amazing and historically interesting.

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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

There were some wonderful pieces of information, photographs and models of planes and ships. I wish someone was there to tell us about the information and pictures.

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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited on a day when the malitia black powder demonstration was happening. There were also demonstrations of spinning wool, embroidery, and numerous others. The people doing the demonstrations were knowledgeable and friendly. We also walked the 1.5 miles through the woods...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

I randomly stumbled upon this place when going to reserve a shelter with the City of Gastonia Parks Dept (which is in the same building). It was free and very educational. I ended up taking my husband and son back for them to see also....More

Thank Erica L
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Reviewed 20 May 2016

We stumbled upon this place last year and continue to take friends and family there. If you have any curiosity about any of the wars our country has fought in you'll find answers here. The staff (all veterans I think) have a incredible wealth of...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2016

This military museum covers many aspects of recent American wars and military life. The relics and displays conjure up memories in military veterans and is a must see for those who know little of America's military history. It is very worthwhile the time.

1  Thank Gary T
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Reviewed 9 January 2016

I was there and was able to get a tour with one of the Legion members that take care of the museum. It's a small venue but very nice. It was worth the time. It's not one of those well known places it's like a...More

3  Thank Warren B
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Reviewed 11 February 2015

Displays of uniforms, medals and weapons from wars, along with flags, magazines and all kinds of misc items - also has a large model collection of ships, planes, tanks and other military vehicles from all wars. You wouldn't believe what is packed into this building!...More

1  Thank Pattyjpp
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Aussie_in_KY
26 July 2016|
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Response from jdone | Reviewed this property |
Surprisingly it is free even with its two floors of displays an artifacts. There is a donation jar ....
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Ric S
30 March 2016|
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Response from jdone | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. Next time I visit I will ask if it is okay to take pictures and share them.
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