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Mountaineer Military Museum

345 Center Ave, Weston, WV 26452-2030
+1 304-516-0800
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We were looking for one more thing to do in Weston and with a couple in our group being history... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
somernaut
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Erie, Pennsylvania
via mobile
Quite a collection!

There was quite a collection of military items from battles long ago to nearly present day. I was... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2017
Cathy R
,
Narrows, United States
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  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
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“wars” (3 reviews)
“conflict” (2 reviews)
“sacrifice” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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345 Center Ave, Weston, WV 26452-2030
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+1 304-516-0800
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We were looking for one more thing to do in Weston and with a couple in our group being history buffs we thought it would be a great stop. Only to find out the are only open on Saturday. Very disappointed that something like that...More

Thank somernaut
Reviewed 29 June 2017

There was quite a collection of military items from battles long ago to nearly present day. I was most interested in Civil War-related items, of which there were few. This museum is a wonderful tribute to the sacrifices made.

Thank Cathy R
Reviewed 18 May 2017

If you have an interest in military history, this will make you wish there was a comparable museum in your home state. The volume of material is amazing. From the vintage photographs, to the uniforms, to the "trench art", to the enemy artifacts, there is...More

Thank lscottp3
Reviewed 23 February 2017

This is a privately run museum, the owners are very friendly and knowledgeable. Donations are appreciated to help with their upkeep and preserving of these historical items.

Thank joanna_walters2002
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Housed in a 100 year old previous "Colored School"this little gem is a treasure chest of WW I, WW II, Korean, Vietnam momentos. There is no cost but donations are highly recommended.

Thank Cinda S
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Take the guided tour, you get so much info!! Great place to learn more about our troops. All wars are covered.

Thank normans504
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Great place to tour and learn a lot about history and see rare donated items used during the time fame of each war. Love the McVaneys and their passion to help Vets with their issues dealing with post war issues.

Thank Sheila V
Reviewed 29 August 2016

From the excellent building with a historical significance to the amazing memorabilia inside. this place is a must see . The displays change often so you may have not seen everything.

3  Thank MoneypennyReview
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Bill gave us a personal tour of the museum. He was very informative, and shared tons of personal stories of local people that had pictures and uniforms displayed there. The displays covered all the wars from WWI thru present day.

3  Thank Judy B
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Teach the young ....... This is a fantastic place to teach our youth about the price of FREEDOM. Highly recommend it for families.

3  Thank Pat1313
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Wisedee
11 July 2015|
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Response from Barbara M |
Dear Friend, THANK YOU for asking. There is NO fee to visit the Museum. The Museum's philosophy is this: "Our Veterans PAID THE PRICE for you." Therefore, we operate solely on donations and gifts.
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