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Iwo Jima Memorial & Museum

320 Iwo Jima Blvd, Harlingen, TX 78550-3627
+1 956-412-2207
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History in South Texas

This is the actual piece which was used to cast the Iwo Jima Memorial in Washington D.C. What a... read more

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Chad W
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Visiting Iwo Jima Memorial & Museum brings pride and sorrow to heart. Pride to see monument of men... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Katy, Texas
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320 Iwo Jima Blvd, Harlingen, TX 78550-3627
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320 Iwo Jima Blvd, Harlingen, TX 78550-3627
+1 956-412-2207
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is the actual piece which was used to cast the Iwo Jima Memorial in Washington D.C. What a great surprise to find on our South Texas trip!

Thank Chad W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Iwo Jima Memorial & Museum brings pride and sorrow to heart. Pride to see monument of men giving their life to stand US flag on ground proud to be an American. Sorrow for all men who lost their lives. Thank you for protesting our...More

Thank irmac213
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Iwo Jima Monument is a fascinating testimonial to the creative ability of its sculptor, Dr. Felix W. de Weldon. This original cast for the monument that resides in Arlington National Cemetery aptly resides on the campus of the U.S. Marine Military Academy in Harlingen,...More

Thank R4825WDjohng
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Right next to the airport in Harlingen Texas is is the Marine Military Academy for the Rio Grande Valley. Before you stands an awesome monument of the marines raising the flag after capturing the mountain stronghold at Iwo Jima. It is worth a drive by...More

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I did not visit the museum but did view the memorial and by chance was given a tour by the head of the Marine Military Academy. It was very interesting to hear about the history behind the memorial.

1  Thank erodrig26
Reviewed 21 July 2017

It has its history, it's beautiful, going back there it's going back to youth when I was in MMA, I had great memories in that place.

1  Thank Cesar V
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Worth a visit. Also a Great shop near by with so much history in it and often a military hero there to tell you stories!

1  Thank Debbra L
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

My wife's family from the Dallas area came to visit my wife and I and we swung them through Harlingen. The Iwo Jima monument and museum are definitely Harlingen highlights. The monument itself can be seen from a close by road or one may park...More

1  Thank Adam G
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

While traveling from Brownsville to San Antonio Texas we stopped at this museum. The original Iwo Jima monument was sculpted here and remains here. Harlon H Block in interned here as he was the first Marine closest to the ground planting the flag on the...More

1  Thank Aerowing
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed the museum and the incredible monument. See the museum and video first to learn more about the significance of the memorial and the local soldier's grave. Very inspiring!

Thank Maggie H
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