We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kodiak Military History Museum

Review Highlights
Great little museum

Went here recently as part of a forest and museum tour. It's a great little museum and an asset to... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
via mobile
Important History Lesson

When you mention WWII to most people, they typically don't think about the state of Alaska. But... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Bartlett, Illinois
Read all 30 reviews
All photos (32)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good50%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“world war”(3 reviews)
“state park”(5 reviews)
“bunker”(9 reviews)
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
1400 Abercrombie Dr, Kodiak, Kodiak Island, AK 99615-7153
+1 907-486-7015
Reviews (30)
Filter reviews
29 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsworld warstate parkbunkerjeepvolunteersftmemorabiliainvasionbuffsww2donationgunreplicaalaska
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 29 reviews
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Went here recently as part of a forest and museum tour. It's a great little museum and an asset to Kodiak. The people who volunteer there are knowledgable and friendly. They had a working step by step exchange and teleprinters which was a joy to...More

Thank DaMaPaOz
Reviewed 13 August 2018

When you mention WWII to most people, they typically don't think about the state of Alaska. But, as this museum shows us, the enemy was a lot closer than most people realize, actually occupying a couple of the Aleutian Islands. Ft. A was a critical...More

Thank IndependentTravelAK
Reviewed 25 July 2018

You will be impressed by this cool little WW2 museum located in a bunker in Ft Abercrombie! (Lots of amazing hiking trails with other WW2 memorabilia in the woods!) They have an amazing collection of artifacts, including a jeep and uniforms for a cool photo...More

Thank KodiakPastor
Reviewed 13 June 2018

The whole area around Miller Point in Fort Abercrombie is in effect an open air museum with buildings and guns dating back to when this was a military post for the US army. After the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor it became obvious that Alaska's...More

Thank ArryAwk
Reviewed 11 September 2017

The docents do an excellent job with this place. Its all volunteers. The WWII history in Kodiak is incredible, this place is worth the visit.

Thank WiseRiver01
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This museum is so much bigger than the outside suggests. Lots of good artifacts and a great interactive section (adults and kids alike enjoy this).

Thank PCfan
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Still there are some big machines, guns, war balls standing on there. there are some hidden caves-hills, that cannot seen from sea, but there are doors and windows at the side of land...

Thank Zarathushtra
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Thiere is a very interesting collection of World War 2 relics housed in the gun fortification with spectacular views. Carefully collated and cared for and lots of history here.

Thank Jo M
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

cool museum inside an old bunker. has lots of old wwII paraphernalia. Very friendly staff/operator that encourage hands on, so kid friendly for sure. Kinda small but informative, whole family enjoyed it.

Thank h s
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Cool place with knowledgeable people that can explain to you the history of how Kodiak was involved in some of the wars. Clothes are there for the kids to try on last time I went. It's set up in an old bunker so you really...More

Thank MechAlexx
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 hotels in Kodiak Island
Shelikof Lodge
32 reviews
3.45 miles away
Best Western Kodiak Inn And Convention Center
291 reviews
3.70 miles away
Comfort Inn Kodiak
65 reviews
7.93 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 36 restaurants in Kodiak Island
Kodiak Hana Restaurant
201 reviews
3.37 miles away
Monk's Rock Coffeehouse and Bookstore
110 reviews
3.50 miles away
King's Diner
73 reviews
2.19 miles away
Henry's Great Alaskan Restaurant
258 reviews
3.62 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 50 attractions in Kodiak Island
Fort Abercrombie State Historical Park
148 reviews
.00 miles away
Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center
57 reviews
3.62 miles away
Kodiak Island Brewing Company
89 reviews
3.49 miles away
Kodiak Laboratory Aquarium & Touch Tank
89 reviews
3.85 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Kodiak Military History Museum staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines