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Currahee Military Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 - 16:00
Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Wonderful military museum

We really enjoyed this fine museum, focused on WW2 airborne activity, especially the Band of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
aatbender
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Dandridge, Tennessee
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Currahee Military Museum

This is an outstanding place to visit. I went with a group from my college and was astounded by the... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
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Currahee Military Museum, in historic downtown Toccoa's restored train depot,is home to the WWII history of approximately 18,000 soldiers that trained at Camp Toccoa to become paratroopers. Located in the museum is a horse stable, built in...more
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160 N Alexander St, Toccoa, GA 30577-2372
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed this fine museum, focused on WW2 airborne activity, especially the Band of Brothers. Everything was well organized and explained. Only $10 admission. We learned a lot. Nice gift shop. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The history and items for such a small museum was a big surprise. Great hidden gem off the beaten path.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

This is an outstanding place to visit. I went with a group from my college and was astounded by the historical value that was there.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Michelle L
Reviewed 9 December 2018

Visited with my 90 year old mother in law. The staff made ever possible effort to accommodate with a wheelchair and elevator to the upper level. Totally enjoyed the displays and history

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank DanS3210
Reviewed 1 December 2018

Excellent museum which is actually two museums. The first part is dedicated to the history of Toccoa and its residents. This section was brought to life by our guide, who as a lifetime resident of Toccoa, brought the exhibits to life with her rembrances of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bobhealy49
Reviewed 28 November 2018

The museum is very well done and makes you realise the sacrifices made by these young men. If you are interested in military history this is the place to come and it is run by volunteers. Entrance was $10 for adults. Afterwards we drove to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 708Robin
Reviewed 22 November 2018

The museum is a must for fans of WWII history, “Band of Brothers”, and “Saving Private Ryan”. We have been several times over the last few years and it never gets old. There is so much information!! They also have a great display of local...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 14 November 2018

Very informative and inspiring museum. Even if you are not a history or military buff, you will appreciate the sacrifices these young men made. This museum is well done and was truly a great and even emotional experience. We drove to the top of Currahee...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lori S
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Visited this museum for a second time with my grandson. My father, his great-grandfather trained with the 501st PIR. My father jumped into Normandy, jumped into Holland and was wounded at Bastogne. A great American. I wanted my grandson to appreciate the sacrifices made by...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Explore492672
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Traveling with a history buff on this road trip and this was a must stop. So glad we had the opportunity to visit and learn so much about the area and the stories of the service men.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lisa W
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bolickp
19 March 2017|
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Response from dufous | Reviewed this property |
yes, but if you drive up I recommend an SUV or other vehicle with high ground clearance...a really rough ride. You can park about 50 yards from the summit. We went up in pre-dawn darkness and watched the sun come up and... More
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Aimeemegahee
29 March 2015|
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Yes, for operating cost for the museum. Adults $10, Students $3, Children 6 and under, members, WWII Veterans, and active military are free. Groups of 10 or more $8 each, educational groups $2 each. Thanks for inquiring... More
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