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Tank Museum

3401 US Hwy 29B, Danville, VA 24540
+1 434-836-5323
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Awesome Tank Museum

I've been several times to this museum and it is unbelievable. Fantastic display of uniforms and... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
Jim H
Danville, Virginia
Great selection of armor for a small museum.

This museum was the reason we came to Danville. We were pleasantly surprised. My buddy and I are... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2017
Allan R
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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Journey thru Military History at the most extensive collection of International Tank and Cavalry artifacts found anywhere in the world. Prepare yourself for an awesome adventure for both young and old alike. 119 Tanks and Artillery, plus uniforms, headgear and much much more dating from 1509 to present.
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  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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3401 US Hwy 29B, Danville, VA 24540
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

I've been several times to this museum and it is unbelievable. Fantastic display of uniforms and military weapons. Plan to spend a couple hours in this building. Caution, however, the warehouse where the tanks are is very cold during the winter so bundle up with...More

1  Thank Jim H
Reviewed 22 September 2017

This museum was the reason we came to Danville. We were pleasantly surprised. My buddy and I are both military aficionados and really appreciated the variety of pieces this museum had to offer. They have a gift shop that sells a decent array of goods,...More

Thank Allan R
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Bad News First: The facility is not fully air-conditioned. Plan accordingly. Good News: The charged fee is VERY reasonable.///This museum resulted from the passions of a collector who assembled a sampling of some of the most significant examples of 20th century armor and artillery, foreign...More

Thank James F. C
Reviewed 18 August 2017

If you are into military history and hardware I recommend you visit the tank museum. You can see the whole thing in about 1-2 hours. You won't be disappointed.

Thank 199hughc
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Great fun. Lots of tanks and very interesting. Really a great asset for the area. Can't wait to return.

Thank L L
Reviewed 30 July 2017

It's hard to keep my grandchildren interested in things for very long, but we spent three hours here and they were engaged the whole time. LOTS of exhibits and a good number of hands-on activities for children. A remarkable collection of weapons, uniforms, rare militaria,...More

Thank draygnol
Reviewed 24 July 2017

The AAF Tank Museum is an awesome collection of tanks, vehicles, uniforms, guns, equipment, and so much more. Posters, Paintings, patches, photos, badges, medals, the list is endless. But the biggest and best are the Tanks! Panzer IV, Patton tanks, Sherman tank, Iraqi, Swedish, World...More

1  Thank Dave C
Reviewed 23 July 2017

You can spend a couple of hours strolling about and perusing the informational placards or a full day or more digging deeper into the details and history of the exhibits, depending on your level of interest. Clean well maintained facility. The large warehouse bays are...More

Thank Alan T
Reviewed 18 July 2017

This is a must see for anyone who likes military history, especially the WW II era. This huge place houses many original tanks, half tracks & vehicles from WW I I and even a few from Vietnam and the Iraq war. So many vehicles and...More

Thank travelingmama121
Reviewed 16 July 2017

My wife and I visited the Danville Tank Museum and really enjoyed the experience. We went on one of their special days when they were running some of the vehicles, in our case, three different types. My wife really enjoyed the uniforms and hats, what...More

Thank VintageGibson
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Valerie S
14 April 2017|
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Response from Girltankette | Property representative |
No the museum is not moving to ohio. We are open friday and sat 10 to 4. Looking forward to your visit.