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Tank Museum

3401 US Hwy 29B, Danville, VA 24540
+1 434-836-5323
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Awesome collection of massive military hardware

You can spend a couple of hours strolling about and perusing the informational placards or a full... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Alan T
Roanoke, Virginia
WW II, military or history buff? GO HERE!!

This is a must see for anyone who likes military history, especially the WW II era. This huge place... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lynchburg, Virginia
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Journey thru Military History at the most extensive collection of International Tank and Cavalry artifacts found anywhere in the world. Prepare yourself for an awesome adventure for both young and old alike. 119 Tanks and Artillery, plus uniforms, headgear and much much more dating from 1509 to present.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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3401 US Hwy 29B, Danville, VA 24540
+1 434-836-5323
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Reviewed 2 days ago

You can spend a couple of hours strolling about and perusing the informational placards or a full day or more digging deeper into the details and history of the exhibits, depending on your level of interest. Clean well maintained facility. The large warehouse bays are...More

Thank Alan T
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a must see for anyone who likes military history, especially the WW II era. This huge place houses many original tanks, half tracks & vehicles from WW I I and even a few from Vietnam and the Iraq war. So many vehicles and...More

Thank travelingmama121
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I visited the Danville Tank Museum and really enjoyed the experience. We went on one of their special days when they were running some of the vehicles, in our case, three different types. My wife really enjoyed the uniforms and hats, what...More

Thank VintageGibson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is an impressive collection of US, WWII German and Russian tanks. Unfortunately non of the actual tanks are operational according to one of the museum directors. Due to the disappearing skill sets to fix 1940's era military equipment, and engines built even before that....More

Thank a657300
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The AAF Tank Museum is one of a kind. So much to see and learn, much of it close enough to touch. Our community is blessed to have the Museum here. Thanks guys!

Thank Brett J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took my husband for his birthday as he was a tanker while in the army. It was interesting to learn the history of how the museum came to be and I enjoyed my husband sharing personal tidbits with me as we toured the museum....More

Thank Jenna M
Reviewed 17 June 2017

This is great place for military/history minded. The curator is an odd duck and very knowledgeable. He added flavor. Wear walking shoes and be prepared to prose.

Thank SadieSunnyLouis
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Everywhere you look there are "Do not touch signs!!! Even the displays you can touch are limited to 12 or older even as a parent interacting along side your kids. Not worth seeing.

1  Thank Gene C
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

The tank museum is a must see for a military buff, history lover or anyone who likes a nicely set up self your. Not to be missed is the remote controlled tank battles. The exhibits are very well done.

Thank deputy71
Reviewed 7 May 2017

This was such an exciting day, to see all the tanks and hear their mighty roar! I only wish there were more tank to admire. The amount of information you can absorb from all the history in this building could take many more than their...More

Thank Rebecca B
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Valerie S
14 April 2017|
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Response from Girltankette | Property representative |
No the museum is not moving to ohio. We are open friday and sat 10 to 4. Looking forward to your visit.