We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Chennault Aviation and Military Museum

701 Kansas Ln, Monroe, LA 71203-4775
+1 318-362-5540
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Must see if in or around Monroe, LA

So touching to see. Brought out a lot of emotion. Very proud to have this in my home town and to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Irishblood1
,
Farmerville, Louisiana
Fascinating one-of-a-kind displays tell history through deeply personal experiences

This remarkable museum conveys local, state, national and world history in the most accessible way... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2017
S B J
,
Monroe, Louisiana
Read all 100 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“flying tigers” (14 reviews)
“world war ii” (5 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:00
LOCATION
701 Kansas Ln, Monroe, LA 71203-4775
CONTACT
Website
+1 318-362-5540

Similar Things to Do in Monroe

Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
Reviews (100)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 100 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

So touching to see. Brought out a lot of emotion. Very proud to have this in my home town and to see a section dedicated to my father-in-law, Gus Petterson!

Thank Irishblood1
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This remarkable museum conveys local, state, national and world history in the most accessible way -- from the perspectives of those who lived it. The theme is military and aviation history. The personal stories of Vets are throughout, accompanied by an extraordinary range of artifacts....More

Thank S B J
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We were near the museum and had some spare time. Glad we did. Didn't look like much from the outside but was cram packed with history. There were very few people there but what a great museum. The lady that was working there was very...More

Thank cms28269
Reviewed 28 March 2017

An amazing collection hidden away near the airport. Excellent exhibits on WW I, WW II, and Vietnam in addition to the one on Chennault. Weapons, uniforms, photos, personal stories are all here in this hidden gem. Allow at least two hours, if not more to...More

Thank johnpI25AR
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

There is so much more to this museum than you can imagine before you enter and start touring. Staff are very friendly and knowledgeable. There is no admission charge, but donations can be made in containers scattered throughout the exhibits. We were told that displays...More

Thank Paula M
Reviewed 16 February 2017

So much to see. Excellent variety of world war II items. Very nice display cases and nice for Monroe Louisiana

Thank Meme1372
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This museum is run by General Chennault's granddaughter who has devoted timeless energy to make this a premiere destination museum. she has made numerous trips to Washington D. C. as well as to China Albeit it relatively small, every room is paced with so much...More

Thank TravelingShoes1-2-3
Reviewed 14 February 2017

What started out as a tribute to local hero Clare Chennault has grown over the years to become a very nice War Memorial and Museum. In addition to the World War 2 displays, there is a lot of information on the Viet Nam conflict. Of...More

Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 11 February 2017

If my review is helpful, please give me a “helpful” vote. 1. My Background/Expectations. This was my first visit to the museum. As a retired U.S. Marine Corps Infantry Officer and history enthusiast, I am always on the lookout for military museums when I am...More

Thank raj0302
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

As a vet, I find this museum fantastic. Wonderful collections. Fees for to charities. Local heroes represented. Bravo.

Thank Sean P
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers
11 reviews
1.58 km away
Yummy Japan
10 reviews
1.37 km away
Ronin Japanese Hibachi Steak & Sushi
23 reviews
1.31 km away
El Chico
7 reviews
1.36 km away
Nearby Attractions
Biedenharn Museum & Gardens
120 reviews
7.22 km away
Pecanland Mall
42 reviews
1.56 km away
Louisiana Purchase Gardens & Zoo
117 reviews
5.40 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Chennault Aviation and Military Museum staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit