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United States Army Heritage and Education Center

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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We have been there a few times. First time - for Indian dance event and another for military one... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dragostina
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Monterey, California
Excellent visit

1st time here thoroughly enjoyed the army museum. An excellent stop for those interested in army... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jerry K
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950 Soldiers Dr, Carlisle, PA 17013-5021
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited this place on November 10. There is parking in front of the museum. There was a temporary exhibit about the American involvement in the First World War. It will not give you the why and how the Great War started, but it give...More

Thank AmarilisVos
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been there a few times. First time - for Indian dance event and another for military one (on May). First time we stay more inside and studied every corner-a lot of information (text, audio, video),intercative places, which are interesting for kids. The second...More

Thank Dragostina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

1st time here thoroughly enjoyed the army museum. An excellent stop for those interested in army history. Though still not be disappointed.

Thank Jerry K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Comcast had a diversity and inclusion event here that was excellent with a number of former high ranking Army officers including a general. After the event I walked through the museum and saw amazing letters, weapons, and artifacts from the history of the Army. There...More

Thank U9710SXjohnm
Reviewed 5 October 2018

As the owner at Carlisle House Bed and Breakfast, our family loves to come and visit. The first place we take them is here. From young to older, everyone enjoys it. There is something that appeals to everyone here. All of our guests say it...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2018

Nothing like walking through history, upfront and very personal. It brought some very important military history to life for me.

Thank Kathlein A
Reviewed 3 October 2018

This museum has the history of the US Army's role in wars. It emphasizes the artillery division. There is quite a bit of information about the VietNam war and an upcoming lecture on that era was being announced. The museum is somewhat crowded and the...More

Thank CyndyandByron
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Pick up some dog tags at the front desk and expect to stay there all day. The interactive marksmanship display was my favorite part, but the whole museum was really good.

Thank zzyzzx
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Every Army veteran should visit this museum. It goes from the Revolution War all the way to present day in separate areas. The different uniforms, weapons and gear are featured. Very educational. Then there is the out door walking path taking you around to diffident...More

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 8 September 2018

First Class. Which is what the US Army is!!! Loved the WW1 trench warfare exhibit. Learned a lot on the grounds. Excellent trip with my 12 year old son.

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cecustard
17 June 2016|
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Response from Hawkshoe | Reviewed this property |
I would say to allow 3-4 hours total for both the inside and outside.
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raben51
24 June 2015|
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Response from believefairy26 | Reviewed this property |
No, there is no admission fee. They do have a drop box if you would like to contribute to sustaining this wonderful exhibit.
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raben51
24 June 2015|
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Response from tbips | Reviewed this property |
There's no charge for the museum or the walking exhibit.
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