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The Naples Museum Of Military History

500 Terminal Dr, Naples, FL 34104-3570
+1 941-575-0401
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A Hidden Gem of a museum!!

This museum has don a very nice job of taking items donated by loved ones and made incredible... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Naples, Florida
Remember to come here - another item for your 'must-do' list.

Hurricane Irma took a toll here ... like war torn aftermath. In the Naples Municipal Airport's... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
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We are a Southwest Florida Military Museum. We have thousands of Military artifacts from all branches of the Military. The Museum is located at the Naples Municipal Airport which was originally built by the Army Corps of Engineers to train pilots for the Pacific theater in WWII. We have now opened the 2nd room we call the Annex, that has everything else not connected to WWII and the Naples Airport Vietnam-Korea Middle East wars and some left over WWII articles. What has begun as a Museum Honoring Military Aviation in World War 2, has evolved into so much more. You can now see historical artifacts dating back to the Revolutionary War and all the way up to the present day Iraq & Afghanistan conflicts.
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
500 Terminal Dr, Naples, FL 34104-3570
+1 941-575-0401
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum has don a very nice job of taking items donated by loved ones and made incredible displays of the memorabilia of many wars. Staff at the location is very knowledgeable and friendly. Worth the trip!

Thank HikerNonni
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Hurricane Irma took a toll here ... like war torn aftermath. In the Naples Municipal Airport's Commercial Terminal, not the General Aviation Terminal .... the Gen'l Term has some damage that didn't spare the Museum from. All will come back to normal, but for now,...More

Thank Track1089
David C, Public Relations Manager at The Naples Museum Of Military History, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Greetings, There was no damage to the museum itself, just to the lobby therefore we can't open because our storage room is under repair and everything that was in that room is now in the Museum rooms that is why we can't open. We are...More

Reviewed 27 September 2017

The gentleman are very nice and helpful, love to talk. Small but nice museum. Free. Located at fishermans wharf. Convenient parking and restaurants to eat at before or after. Don't skip. Worth your time

Thank silverfoxrambler
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Interesting exhibits from WW II predominately. very small, in the Commercial airport. Good for a short visit, but you do have to give the exhibitors credit for trying on a shoestring budget.More

Thank William S
Management response:Responded 6 July 2017

There are two separate rooms, with WWII being a small part of it. There is WWI WWII Korea Vietnam and the Middle East, over 50 custom built cases in both rooms. That Airport was built by the Military to train the pilots for the Pacific...More

Reviewed 5 April 2017

Wonderful display of models, uniforms, etc covering several wars. There are multiple rooms within the Naples airport containing the museum's collection.

Thank auditor45
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Memorabilia from many wars. Watched part of a movie that was running in the rear of the building. Staff was retired military and very helpful in guiding us.

Thank Cathy D
Reviewed 28 January 2017

There are two small rooms staffed by volunteers. Admission is free, but there is a donation box. If you want to get anything out of this, have one of the volunteers provide a tour. Joyce provided the tour in the first location. She brings the...More

Thank RogoD
Reviewed 25 November 2016

So much memorabilia has been donated or loaned that two separate locations within the airport are used to showcase it. Most of it is from World War II. The degree to which items are labeled varies. It would be helpful to have more labeling. Also...More

1  Thank 220cherylc
Reviewed 23 November 2016

We were visiting the Avis desk in the commercial terminal at Naples airport when I spotted the museum and wandered in. It is full of interesting exhibits and items donated by veterans and others. The staff are delightful and very happy to share their knowledge....More

Thank Hampshireraveller
Reviewed 29 October 2016

I stopped in one day out of pure boredom. It was rainy and humid and just wanted to see what it was about. There was an elderly man there, seemed extremely knowledgeable about military history and my guess he was a WW2 or Korean War...More

Thank Tom C
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