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Military Museum of Texas

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Address: 8611 Wallisville Rd, Houston, TX 77029-1313
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+1 713-673-1234
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10:00 - 16:00
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Wed - Fri 10:00 - 16:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 18:00

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Good Military Museum hiden away in Houston

Visited this museum today and its well worth a visit. You pay around $10 to get in and are given a guided tour around the place by one of the workers. The guide I had was very... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 January 2016
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Clearfield, Utah, United States
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016

I love military exhibits. I was amazed to find this little museum that looked like had all kinds of history We drove across town to see it. I showed up with my friend (we are both veterans) at 5PM, the museum closes at 6pm. The recording stated last tour was at 4:30 but never stated that you had to have... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016

Visited this museum today and its well worth a visit. You pay around $10 to get in and are given a guided tour around the place by one of the workers. The guide I had was very good and gave informative information about all the exhibits and was very easy to talk to about other USA stuff in general. The... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2015

Before entry to see all military vehicles , you find Two small room with Uniforms, helmets, weapons and lot of history in a small place. Well curated collection and vehicles in excellent condition , good experience around many Veterans (Vietnam, Iraq),great time to talking about many wars. Was a pleasure day , our guide was wonderful , polite and very... More 

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Silverdale, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2015

The museum is not too big, but still educational. There are two rooms filled with a variety of military artifacts, from small weapons, to pictures to uniforms, to ship and plane models. There is a large warehouse with a variety of military vehicles. This museum receives old military vehicles in a variety of conditions, and restores them to brand new... More 

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Pasadena, Texas
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2015

got there at noon on a Friday and the place was locked up tight.....I had taken my son out of school early to visit the museum.....it was to be open according to all their information...ridiculous way to administer a facility

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4 Thank shawn z
Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

This is a museum that restores current and old hardware from WW1. It's really easy to miss the location as not well signposted, looks for the war trucks parked by the fence and then turn into the car park. It is just a big warehouse and without a tour I'm not sure how much one would learn but our tour... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015

This museum is a great place for anyone, specially for boys as they will give you valuable information about the military vehicles and military history. The gentleman guiding our tour was friendly and did an awesome job.

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Thank Marie B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

This place is a very good museum for people that like military history. Our tour guide gave us a lot of information regarding each item. Very good place to go to.

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Lexington, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

We stopped today (Saturday) at the Military Museum of Texas (or could be referred to as the National United States Armed Forces Museum) after reading some tidbits here and there about it and having had some many family members in the military and fight for the country over the years we decided it was worth it. Observation/Tip #1 - If... More 

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1 Thank DerekA0819
Corpus Christi, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2015

This museum exists to restore military vehicles back to running order and then take them through the state for exhibiit. They will be exhibited in parades, at air shows, used in military re-creations for the history channel, etc. When you arrive, the volunteers will greet and an proceed to take you to the vehicles that have been restored and give... More 

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