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Museum of the American GI

19124 Texas 6 Frontage Rd, College Station, TX 77845
+1 979-690-0501
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Fantastic Collection

This museum has a perfect balance of artifacts, artwork and information. The tanks and military... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Michelle B
via mobile
If you love military history this is a must.

This small but awesome museum is full of something for everyone from vehicles to a phenomenal... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2018
StephP1901
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Rockford, Illinois
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The Museum of the American G.I is a living history museum dedicated to preserving the equipment, uniforms and memories of all American Servicemen and women.
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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19124 Texas 6 Frontage Rd, College Station, TX 77845
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+1 979-690-0501
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This museum has a perfect balance of artifacts, artwork and information. The tanks and military equipment are well preserved and you are able to walk around and examine them closely. The collection also displays a large amount of original war posters arranged in a way...More

Thank Michelle B
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

This small but awesome museum is full of something for everyone from vehicles to a phenomenal collection of women's military and home front items of by gone eras. But what makes this museum so unique is the staff, the minute you walk through the doors...More

Thank StephP1901
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

What a wonderful tribute to our military and to those that served. The exhibits are very educational, informative, and moving. Staff is totally enthusiastic.

Thank 986madvc
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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

The building is small for a museum, but it’s packed with history. Quite a few antique military vehicles, including tanks, all fully restored and operational. Interesting wall showing history items for Brazil’s Valley people participating in the wars. It’s definitely worth a stop in to...More

1  Thank R0BS411
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Always humbling to visit the past and see what others have for us. Loved all the posters which were great to experience history. Learned a few things I didn’t know about rationing, etc. Really enjoyed and respected the display of dog tags. Just amazing. Enjoyed...More

Thank budgetworthy
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

We went there to see the new building at the same time they had the traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall display there. It happened to be a Sunday so we stayed and attended the service they held. Can't wait to go again!

Thank Mark F
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Very informative place to learn about US in wartime. There are many different military vehicles and their history. There is a timeline for each war from World War 1 to Vietnam. Even shows the history of women and horses in the military. Great place for...More

Thank Springchick1986
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is a place where all military vehicles are operational, and they take them out to roll over the engines periodically. Not on my day there tho. Great collection of original military posters from WWII, best I have seen. This a small museum which caters...More

2  Thank sawdustJim
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Reviewed 25 June 2017

I took my son and grandson to the museum this past weekend. It was my first visit as well. It started raining before we got there, so I figured it would be a no-go or bad experience. We were happy to learn that it is...More

Thank Mike C
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Reviewed 20 June 2017

My spouse loves military history so we drove the few stops south to visit. It's a lovely little history museum. If you have any interest in military history and would love to see things like tanks and uniforms close up, it's definitely worth the visit....More

Thank Shutter_Bug
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KAV16
18 April 2016|
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Response from Emily M | Property representative |
Hello! Our museum is appropriate for children of all ages who have an interest in history and military vehicles! We have many guests under 10 visit the museum who have a blast getting to see tanks, trucks, cannons, and more... More
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Swamkatnl
15 March 2016|
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Response from Emily M | Property representative |
Hello, The museum is currently open Fri-Sat from 10AM-5:30PM and Sun from 12PM-5PM. Admission is $6 for adults, $4 for kids, and $5 for seniors and active/retired military. Hope that helps.
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