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Pennsylvania Military Museum

51 Boal Avenue, Boalsburg, PA 16827
+1 814-466-6263
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Tag along the school tour

My husband and I found ourselves behind a school guided tour. We were going to walk around them and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
DrJanine K
Glen Cove, New York
Site is lovely, museum is quick for little kids, good parade in May

We spent less than 30 minutes indoors at the museum. Kids under 10 looked at the cars and some... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I found ourselves behind a school guided tour. We were going to walk around them and go on the self guided tour, but we decided to "tag along". The tour guide was a Vietnam Vet himself and gave a very description of...More

Thank DrJanine K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent less than 30 minutes indoors at the museum. Kids under 10 looked at the cars and some weaponry, then we ready to head outside and climb the tank out in front. The grounds are very nice. The creek runs through the monuments which...More

Thank Pannipannini
Reviewed 7 May 2017

The Museum offers both inside and outside visitor experiences. The vast outdoor area includes military equipment from different wars, a beautiful walking loop, and a solemn memorial shrine dedicated to Pennsylvania's 28th Infantry. A newer obelisk pays tribute to local soldiers killed in the Iraq...More

Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 7 May 2017

I used to live close by and we went here weekly. I disagree with the review of youthgoes as far as cultural of historical sites, there is one linked to this one and it is gorgeous. There is also Penn Roosevelt State Park where CCC...More

Thank Mechelle P
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

For residents of Central PA, where there are few, if any, major cultural or historical sites, as well as for families just passing through the State College/Penn State area, this is a great site to check out. Located in nearby Boalsburg, PA, this museum also...More

Thank youthgoes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We enjoyed strolling along the outdoor walkways and huge grassy areas to see the artillery and monuments. The indoor museum and store provided even more to explore. What a nice tribute to Pennsylvania's veterans. A special bonus was being greeted by the many friendly dogs...More

Thank Deb S
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I've been going here since I was a kid. I've always found new and interesting exhibits. I took my kids here and am looking forward to taking my grand son's here.

Thank Electraglide2005
Reviewed 20 January 2017

My favorite part is the ground. The wall that showcases those who have died in World War 1 and World War II and beyond is worth the drive from anywhere. Touching the etched names of those who gave their lives brings this historical place alive....More

Thank Stephanie F
Reviewed 15 November 2016

My husband is a former Army Ranger so we really enjoyed spending time here. Besides seeing all the memorials on the grounds, my husband really enjoyed checking out the tanks and the turrets. Plan to spend a few hours here, both enjoying the outside and...More

Thank Pam S
Reviewed 7 October 2016

If you are at all a military history buff, this is a must-see museum. There are many things to see on the grounds that we had to miss most of because of cold, windy weather. But just the indoor museum was worth the stop! Everything...More

Thank Donna O
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