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Navy Lakehurst Heritage Center Tours

County Route 547, Lakehurst, NJ 08733
+1 732-818-7520
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Site of the Hindenburg Disaster

You can touch history by visiting the Lakehurst site, formerly Navy, but now a combined Dix (Army... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2016
NJ-Surfcrab
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Toms River
Good, but long

The areas pertaining to the Hindenburg are pretty cool, and the tour guides are very well informed... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2016
Timothy B
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County Route 547, Lakehurst, NJ 08733
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

You can touch history by visiting the Lakehurst site, formerly Navy, but now a combined Dix (Army) McGuire (Air Force) and Lakehurst (Navy) base. A group of retired veterans will help you take a step back in time to the Glory Days of Navy Lakehurst....More

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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

The areas pertaining to the Hindenburg are pretty cool, and the tour guides are very well informed. The only problem with the tour is who you end up taking it with and how long it runs. I really have no interest in seeing military uniforms...More

1  Thank Timothy B
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Reviewed 10 September 2016

Nice little Museum. Very extensive display of models and uniforms from all branches of the military. Very close to the crash site of the Hindenburg in the main hangar. You need access on base to see this and the hours of this little Heritage Center...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2015

Our group of 12 enjoyed a great tour and visit. We started at the Cathedral of the Air which was interesting to explore and enjoy. After that, we began our tour of the Lakehurst Naval base. The first stop was the site of the Hindenburg--our...More

1  Thank corkyc988
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Reviewed 22 April 2015

Great museum on Blimps, the Hindenburg, and militaria. You can actually go into the replica Hindenburg gondola used for the movie. Several rooms of militaria, models, uniforms and history. Staff are fairly knowledgeable and willing to discuss the history of the items in the museum....More

1  Thank dinerdon
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Reviewed 14 June 2014

Went on this tour today with my extended family and some friends (13 of us in all), ranging in age from two months (seriously) to qualifying for the senior citizen discount at Dunkin' Doughnuts. Before you get started: - You'll need to plan ahead, tours...More

5  Thank mikebickerson
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Reviewed 1 October 2013

The Heritage Center is one of my favorite types of historic sites - a space dedicated to a unique bit of history and run by enthusiastic volunteers. Research into the history of airships led me to the Navy Lakehurst Heritage Center on the Joint Base...More

3  Thank wideawakenow
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