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Military Heritage Museum

Fisherman's Village, 1200 West Retta Esplanade, Unit 48, Punta Gorda, FL 33950
+1 941-575-9002
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History on display

A very interesting military heritage display. My Grandson found it impressive, especially the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Tarpski
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Random stop en-route to lunch

Knowledgeable staff , Lots to view , and an interactive dress up that allows you to put on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
obewan80
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Warner Robins, Georgia
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Military Heritage Museum that features artifacts and memorabilia from all branches of the service and all wars the Civil War forward.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Fisherman's Village, 1200 West Retta Esplanade, Unit 48, Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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+1 941-575-9002
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A very interesting military heritage display. My Grandson found it impressive, especially the veterans that man the museum .

Thank Tarpski
Lori H, Executive Director at Military Heritage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for visiting! I'm glad to hear that your grandson was impressed, and I hope you find time to visit again.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Knowledgeable staff , Lots to view , and an interactive dress up that allows you to put on military helmets and jackets ... lots of unexpected photos ops great time for ages 65 to 11 years!

Thank obewan80
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The day before I made a visit to this museum, my sister had picked up a copy of what I call the Thrifty Nickle local adds, the next morning while waiting looking at the adds I saw one for Military Heritage Museum in Punta Gorda,...More

Thank Corkmyster9436
Lori H, Executive Director at Military Heritage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for stopping by, and for taking the time to write a review.

Reviewed 15 July 2017

Walked in with husband and kids. From the looks outside, this place looks small, but there is so much to see in here! Very informative gentlemen that work there. One told us stories of items that were sent to POW's, they let my son try...More

Thank Suzie A
Lori H, Executive Director at Military Heritage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Thanks for visiting! I'm glad you enjoyed it and hope you get a chance to come back!

Reviewed 10 July 2017

The Military Heritage Museum is a gift to the community. It's a wonderful place to walk through history, and also to pay tribute to those who serve/served. The volunteers, veterans themselves, are friendly and very knowledgeable. Don't miss this when you visit!

Thank SdcLvginParadise
Lori H, Executive Director at Military Heritage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you for visiting, and for the wonderful review! We hope you come back to visit again soon.

Reviewed 10 July 2017

From the front window of the museum it looks very small, but there are a ton of military treasures here. Much of it reflects the depth of the local ex-military in our area. The displays aren't fancy, they are real items, many of them from...More

Thank Kevin G
Lori H, Executive Director at Military Heritage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you for visiting. All of our items are donated by local veterans, sometimes by those just passing through. I hope you learned something new while you were here, and that you come back again when you get a chance.

Reviewed 4 July 2017

This is a free attraction with tons of military items from the civil war to the present. All volunteer staff is both plesant and know what they are talking about. Many great items to look at.

Thank John2533
Lori H, Executive Director at Military Heritage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Thank you for visiting! I'm glad you enjoyed the visit, and hope you come back again.

Reviewed 26 June 2017

This museum was a hidden gem. The museum was well done and had a great staff. They made an effort to represent all services and eras. Really enjoyed it.

Thank Milhist5656
Lori H, Executive Director at Military Heritage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Thanks for coming in! I appreciate the positive remarks and hope you make it back to see us again soon!

Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

The museum is very small and manned by vets that r in their 70 and up. They r basically there to sell hats, etc. not much help about the actual museum. They showcase uniforms and weapons from most all the American wars. You can walk...More

Thank gschleiffer
Lori H, Executive Director at Military Heritage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Thank you for visiting. Our small museum is staffed by veterans who are glad to give a tour if you ask. The items on display are all donated and range from the Civil War to the current day, and there is a story attached to...More

Reviewed 3 June 2017

My youngest son is fascinated with the military and when he researched what to do on our family vacation this was one of his top choices. Sure enough it was right up his alley with lots of interesting displays, artifacts, and what I thought best...More

Thank heidilmcd
Lori H, Executive Director at Military Heritage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017

Thank you for visiting the museum. I'm glad your son enjoyed it, and hope you visit again!

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