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Military Museum of Southern New England

125 Park Ave., Danbury, CT 06810
+1 203-790-9277
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Quirky - but kudos to perserving our history

This is a very odd but interesting small low-tech museum that has some very interesting and... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
New England
"Tanks for the memories"

If you are in the Danbury area, this museum is well worth a visit. It has a lot to offer in a... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
Walpole, Massachusetts
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125 Park Ave., Danbury, CT 06810
+1 203-790-9277
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

This is a very odd but interesting small low-tech museum that has some very interesting and authentic displays from WWI and WWII - But I think that the kids would have gotten more out of it - if there was an actual guided tour. It...More

Thank worldsosweet
Reviewed 30 July 2017

If you are in the Danbury area, this museum is well worth a visit. It has a lot to offer in a small space. Obviously the collection of armor outside the building is the main attraction, but inside the building the exhibits are excellent. The...More

Thank JohnHistory
Reviewed 30 May 2017

This is a great place! We live nearby but never visited until this weekend. It is very easy to find. The are a dozen or so actual military vehicles outside that the kids can actually get into and explore. Some of them even have moving...More

Thank jmclwolf
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Great collection of Military items! I loved the collection of vehicles and the collection within the museum. I stopped on the way to the mall. I enjoyed it. You wont be disappointed.

Thank Firefly2416
Reviewed 13 February 2017

If you are interested in military history, vehicles, tanks uniforms and a multitude of other items then this is a place you would like to visit.

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Spur of the moment visit was worth the $8 price of admission and time spent. There is much history and information gathered in one tiny museum. There are pieces from multiple U.S. wars/battles and from both sides. Some of the pieces include: 9/11 trade center,...More

Thank NNYL321
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We took the kids there to see the tanks and collections they house. It was very interesting and informative. Great place to take the kids. The people who work there are very nice and are able to answer lots of questions. They have a lot...More

Thank Christine G
Reviewed 13 September 2016

It was interesting if you had family in one of the World Wars but not interactive. Lots of info, some interesting pieces inside but the real fun is looking at the military vehicles in the lot. They are only to look at, not climb on...More

Thank dittey
Reviewed 29 August 2016

My wife ,adult son, and I visited this museum today for open turret day. I had never been inside a tank before and now I can say that I have been in quite a few tanks. Before touching anything you have to sign a waver...More

Thank edbishop55
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

First - Phil the nice guy at the front desk told me they are not closing as one of the other reviewers stated...so keep coming to visit! I'm giving it a five star because I think there should be more military museums around and I...More

Thank Charlieboysmom
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