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Mountaineer Military Museum

345 Center Ave, Weston, WV 26452-2030
+1 304-516-0800
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The care and devotion to obtain and maintain this marvelous collection is evident at every turn

If you have an interest in military history, this will make you wish there was a comparable museum... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
lscottp3
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Lorton, Virginia
Being a veteran this was a must see for me

This is a privately run museum, the owners are very friendly and knowledgeable. Donations are... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2017
joanna_walters2002
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345 Center Ave, Weston, WV 26452-2030
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

If you have an interest in military history, this will make you wish there was a comparable museum in your home state. The volume of material is amazing. From the vintage photographs, to the uniforms, to the "trench art", to the enemy artifacts, there is...More

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Reviewed 23 February 2017

This is a privately run museum, the owners are very friendly and knowledgeable. Donations are appreciated to help with their upkeep and preserving of these historical items.

Thank joanna_walters2002
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Housed in a 100 year old previous "Colored School"this little gem is a treasure chest of WW I, WW II, Korean, Vietnam momentos. There is no cost but donations are highly recommended.

Thank Cinda S
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Take the guided tour, you get so much info!! Great place to learn more about our troops. All wars are covered.

Thank normans504
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Great place to tour and learn a lot about history and see rare donated items used during the time fame of each war. Love the McVaneys and their passion to help Vets with their issues dealing with post war issues.

Thank Sheila V
Reviewed 29 August 2016

From the excellent building with a historical significance to the amazing memorabilia inside. this place is a must see . The displays change often so you may have not seen everything.

2  Thank MoneypennyReview
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Bill gave us a personal tour of the museum. He was very informative, and shared tons of personal stories of local people that had pictures and uniforms displayed there. The displays covered all the wars from WWI thru present day.

2  Thank Judy B
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Teach the young ....... This is a fantastic place to teach our youth about the price of FREEDOM. Highly recommend it for families.

3  Thank Pat1313
Reviewed 26 April 2016

I enjoyed my visit to the museum there was so much to see and read about I spent well over an hour there the amount of things in there is so large it takes awhile to take everything in It is a good thing to...More

2  Thank judyw775
Reviewed 12 December 2015

Mountaineer Military Museum is inside the "Weston Colored School" (former one room schoolhouse) in Weston, WV nice place to see some historical exhibits (personal etc) of Military equipment (uniforms etc) they have a Vietnam War Memorial Monument outside the building honoring those from Lewis County...More

2  Thank Buddy T
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Wisedee
What is the cost?
11 July 2015|
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Response from Barbara M |
Dear Friend, THANK YOU for asking. There is NO fee to visit the Museum. The Museum's philosophy is this: "Our Veterans PAID THE PRICE for you." Therefore, we operate solely on donations and gifts.
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