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Navaho Code Talkers Exhibit

253 Peabody, Kayenta, AZ
+1 928-697-3534
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Museum (or better) quality exhibit..must see

It's a little strange having a historical exhibit inside a fast food place but it was every bit as... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LizNnawlins
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New Orleans, Louisiana
Touching!

As children, they were forced into BIA schools where they were beaten for using their native... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Susan A
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Kayenta, Arizona
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
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253 Peabody, Kayenta, AZ
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+1 928-697-3534
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a little strange having a historical exhibit inside a fast food place but it was every bit as interesting as you would find in a museum and better than most. Don't let the venue make you think it's not worthy of a stop as...More

Thank LizNnawlins
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As children, they were forced into BIA schools where they were beaten for using their native tongue. As men, they used that tongue and an elaborate code as an unbreakable "encryption " for radio messages during WW II combat missions. The small, but impressive, code...More

Thank Susan A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were delighted with this exhibit as this is such an important, but little known history of the Navajo contribution to our victories in the Pacific theater in WWII.

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We enjoyed this small historical and important exhibit. Thank you to the families who are sharing these artifacts and memories of the soldiers who provided n important service during WWII. Beautifully curated and I would recommend a stop!

1  Thank chandlerguera
Reviewed 6 September 2017

As a history student, I thought I knew a lot about the Navajo Code Talkers, but after seeing this small but Great exhibit, I changed my mind. Now I can say that I know more about these unsung Heroes than before.They were kept a secret...More

Thank James H
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

I was planning on not stopping at a chain restaurant on this trip. Very glad I made a exception with this Burger King. Richard Mike the owner and son of King Paul Mike a WWII Code Talker. They have a wonderful display of the life...More

1  Thank Doug E
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

While driving to Monument Valley, our family stopped to see the Navaho Code Talker Exhibit and to get lunch at the Burger King, where it is located. Outside the entrance, a woman asked us for money to buy food for her and her children. I...More

Thank Julesfromlc
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Many of us have heard bits and pieces about the Navajo Code Talkers but to see memorabilia related to WWII is amazing. While hundreds of Navajo Native Americans served in all branches of the military, it was a unique group named the Code Talkers who...More

1  Thank Dianne W
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I was taken by surprise to see such a terrific exhibit in a Burger King. The exhibit tells the story about the contribution of the Navajo code talkers to the Allied victory in WW II. This is a must see.

Thank Joan C
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

This was my second stop to see the code talkers exhibit at the BK. Still small and when I asked the staff if that was it they said yes. Turns out there is a much larger exhibit next door so will check that pit on...More

1  Thank Gary S
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redfox4216
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Response from SandyRiver | Reviewed this property |
I can't find the hours posted online, and the museum doesn't seem to have a website -- the small display case at the Burger King next door is probably available from early morning to late evening, like the restaurant hours... More
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