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Marine Corps League NE Detachment Museum

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Address: 1340 Alder Street, Scranton, PA
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+1 570-677-6188

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Cool Mueseum

Neat to see the museum in the basement. Make sure you can get down to see everything.

Reviewed 10 July 2012
Elmhurst, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2015

Excellent learning center. Took the cub scouts and they extremely enjoy the museum along with the adults. Employees were very polite and took time to talk to the scouts.

3 Thank Asdfghmnuhvvt
New Milford, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2014 via mobile

This was a stop for our visit to Scranton and we enjoyed it very much.we got a tour of the downstairs Museum.It has some interesting artifacts and displays of Marine Corp history.It was all displayed and organized well.If you like military stuff as I do then this place is for you.After our tour we went upstairs and had a few... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2013

A must see if visiting the Scranton area. Amazing dioramas, a collection of artifacts dating to the beginning of the Marine Corps. Annual events such as St. Patrick's Day after the parade Ham & Cabbage, spaghetti dinner, venison dinner and the Father and Son Breakfast held annually on Father's Day, a moving Flag Retirement Ceremony in June, and many more... More 

3 Thank Captamerica911
Olyphant, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2012

EVERYTHING !! The MUSEUM Is a First Class Operation , The MARINES , Family , Friends And Future Visitors Make This MUSEUM A Family Atmosphere And The Place You Will Want To Visit ! Everyone Loves The MUSEUM , Lounge / Bar , Massive Parking Area Along With Events : Too Many To List - Chicken Dinners , Chipped Beef... More 

2 Thank MAILMAN18447
Elmhurst, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 10 July 2012

Neat to see the museum in the basement. Make sure you can get down to see everything.

2 Thank brianmclark
San Francisco
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 April 2012

We love this place: new and old Marines gather here to exchange stories, build community, share a drink and build a very interesting museum on the history of the Marine Corps. I learned about the story of local WWII hero Gino Merli (the town of Peckville, PA named a street after him). When we left, I looked at the building... More 

4 Thank francescaripperts

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