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Motts Military Museum

5075 South Hamilton Rd., Groveport, OH 43125-9336
+1 614-836-1500
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Great hidden gem

My wife and I took our 15 year old son, who is somewhat of a history buff, and we really enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2017
Jeff J
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Dayton, Ohio
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A hidden gem of true american history

I found this place on trip advisor thinking it would be a small town building off the beaten path... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
Thomas P
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“korean war” (2 reviews)
“on display” (4 reviews)
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5075 South Hamilton Rd., Groveport, OH 43125-9336
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+1 614-836-1500
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Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I took our 15 year old son, who is somewhat of a history buff, and we really enjoyed the museum. Many interesting pieces from the civil war and up. Fred, a volunteer, was full of knowledge and stories and he really added...More

Thank Jeff J
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I found this place on trip advisor thinking it would be a small town building off the beaten path with a few artifacts and a tank in the back. As it turns out it has thousands of artifacts from as far back as pre-colonial America....More

Thank Thomas P
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The Motts military Museum is one of the most unique places in Columbus. It is run by a group of volunteers who are passionate about preserving world history especially associated with all of the wars dating back from World War I. The museum is full...More

Thank Kevin L
Reviewed 28 November 2016

My husband and I had not heard of this museum until we conducted a research of museums in the Ohio area. Come to find out, this museum is about 20 minutes from where we live. This museum is packed full of military history, from WWI,...More

Thank Chops1971
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

I found this museum by accident while looking on groupon for discounted ideas of things to do while visiting family in Ohio. My family & I are WWII reenactors & always stop at different museums. My husband & I very much enjoyed looking at the...More

Thank mudangel
Reviewed 12 July 2016

My son and I had only a short amount of time to visit this museum. We both have interest in military stuff, and were surprised and pleased to see all that Mott's has. ranging from early American to Iraq, 9/11 and space shuttle, they have...More

Thank metalhead
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

The founder of the museum has a passion for preserving military history and has expanded to space and 911. This is a do not miss if your are near Columbus "Groveport" Ohio. A real treat is having Warren Motts himself conduct the optional tour. If...More

Thank License697
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Every military veteran, their family members, their friends, each school, everyone should visit this museum. It is beyond what we expected to see and learn. We lucked out and visited on a day when a group of Navy Sea Cadets were on a tour with...More

Thank Kathleen S
Reviewed 25 December 2015

As retired military, I always try to take in local museums when I find them during my travels. The Motts Military Museum is one of the best small museums I've been to. If you are within driving distance of Columbus, and love military history, you...More

Thank Johnnie V
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

Went to see the items from 9-11. They are is a barn in the back. Huge fire engine and police vehicles. They are trying to raise money for a 9-11 exhibit. They have slabs of marble from the twin towers and the Pentagon. The rest...More

Thank Brian P
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