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U.S. Army Transportation Museum

300 Washington Blvd., Besson Hall, Fort Eustis, Newport News, VA 23604
+1 757-878-1115
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Informative insight into the job the US Army does!

First visit to the museum, really to check out a new display set up after Iraqi Freedom that... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
Chuck S
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Newport News, Virginia
Informative Visual Displays of Army Logistics Challenges

The museum is easily reached after taking a moment to pass through the visitors entrance to Ft... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2017
Barry H
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Norfolk, Virginia
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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300 Washington Blvd., Besson Hall, Fort Eustis, Newport News, VA 23604
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

First visit to the museum, really to check out a new display set up after Iraqi Freedom that included a family member. Very moving memorials along with the history through the years. Self guided, easy going, take all of the time you want. It is...More

Thank Chuck S
Reviewed 5 January 2017

The museum is easily reached after taking a moment to pass through the visitors entrance to Ft. Eustis. The numerous exhibits detail the remarkable achievements of the US Army through the ages vis a vis moving the immense amounts of material and troops needed to...More

Thank Barry H
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Went here years ago, this time with my adult son. The displays were very well done and really provided a fun way to learn about an awesome subject. The museum has a vast collection of Army Transportation vehicles including wheeled vehicles, fixed wing and rotary...More

Thank snipe49445
Reviewed 11 December 2016

After checking in through the visitors lane at the main gate, I found myself all alone wandering through the incredibly through and detailed museum! There were so many displays that I could have easily spent more than the 2 hours I was there. There was...More

Thank HuskerCob
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I loved that the exhibits are set up chronologically in terms of the different wars/conflicts our troups took part in! We found the information very interesting and helpful, and the exhibits were tasteful and well-placed.

Thank lizardgeek
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I enjoy taking the children to the museum. It is interesting to see all the different types of vehicles and best of all it is free! I love having this little gem close to home so we can make it a stop in a rotation...More

Thank menmike1224
Reviewed 29 August 2016

While visiting Williamsburg, we took a 30 min. drive south to Newport News to visit the Army Transportation Museum. The museum is great! I recommend visiting it as a break from Colonial Williamsburg and Busch Gardens. The museum is in chronological order and explains why...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2016

The museum is on the Fort Eustis military base. Adults will need military id or some other form of identification. Make sure there is nothing harmful in your vehicle because they complete a vehicle inspection for everyone's safety. The museum categorizes the transportation by year/military...More

Thank Karen F
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The Museum is fantastic especialy if you are fan of the US Army having served myself I foud the display to bring back many fond memories of my tour of duty. There is a great collection to view and enjoy.

Thank Wolfgang C
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Great place, my young kids loved it and it's bigger than i thought inside. I would go many more times

Thank Nicole C
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John C
8 March 2017|
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Response from Wiggles-York | Reviewed this property |
that's terrible. I'm not a representative of the museum and I'm pretty sure that I Ve taken for granted me having a military ID card. I also have foreign exchange students who have been to the museum without me. they go into... More
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Rina S
2 October 2016|
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Response from Michael M | Reviewed this property |
no you do not, it's before you get to the gate
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jwb165
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Response from Porthos7 | Reviewed this property |
Free. We planned on an hour or two, and ended up spending over 4 hours - there is THAT much to see, and well worth it.
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