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Sullivan Brothers Iowa Veterans Museum

503 South St, Waterloo, IA 50701-1517
+1 319-234-6357
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Good Overview of These Heroes

This museum is very nice, commemorating not only the five Sullivan Brothers who all died after the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Roy C
Whispering Pines, North Carolina
A wonderful history experience

One would expect to find a classy museum of this magnitude in a much larger metropolis. This... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Waterloo, Iowa
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503 South St, Waterloo, IA 50701-1517
+1 319-234-6357
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This museum is very nice, commemorating not only the five Sullivan Brothers who all died after the sinking of their ship during World War II, but all military as well, in particular those from Waterloo and environs. A very nice gentleman discussed the statue of...More

Thank Roy C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One would expect to find a classy museum of this magnitude in a much larger metropolis. This exhibit not only encompasses the wars Iowa Veterans took part in through a vivid display of artifacts and recreations of scenes relevant to each era, but also reveals...More

Thank PatMargie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here with my kids (10 & 13). Very affordable. Kids and adults can get a dog tag when you pay that you can scan in each section to find out who you are and what you did. Several interactive screens, a tank for kids...More

Thank Lylone
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We went expecting a decent museum. We have seen quite a few on this trip. We were pleasantly surprised to find it much more than we expected. We spent 90 minutes there because we arrived late, but could have easily doubled the time. It gives...More

Thank 2WiscOnsinTravelers
Reviewed 31 March 2017

a Great place for history buffs, I could have spent hours there. so awesome lots of fun. Amazing tribute to the Sullivans.

Thank Samantha G
Reviewed 27 March 2017

There are essentially two parts to this museum.... part one is dedicated to the history of wars with the Civil War through today's conflicts and the other part is dedicated to a depiction of Iowa life in the Cedar Valley along with a history of...More

1  Thank IA_Hawks
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Great modern well laid out Museum if you want to learn about the local history and surrounding areas at a reasonable entrance fee BUT if you came prepared to do homage to the 5 Sullivan Brothers who went down on the same ship during WWII...More

Thank Olaf H
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Enjoy it and have taken people there Recommend for anyone in Waterloo or cedar falls as place to visit

Thank keith p
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Being a 16 year Navy veteran, i really enjoyed this museum..they have exhibits from all conflicts..worth the time to see.

Thank john l
Reviewed 2 October 2016

AwWell-displayed tour of each war, with artifacts, uniforms, weapons & photographs. A history-buff could easily spend hours.

Thank Madronaguy
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Response from Bruce H | Reviewed this property |
I do not recall seeing that book in the bookstore