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Arizona Military Museum

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  • Military history of Arizona from the days of Spanish conquistadors to present.
  • Over 25 exhibits including Indian Wars, the Civil War, World War I & II and the War on Terror and other millitary conflicts.
 

Arizona Military Museum

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A visit to the Arizona Military Museum requires a bit of planning but the impressive displays of military history will satisfy history buffs and families alike. Museum hours are limited to Saturday and Sunday from 1 pm to 4 pm (closed in summer) but admission is free. The museum is housed on the grounds of the Arizona National Guard and is operated by the Arizona National Guard Historical Society, a nonprofit organization. All services are provided by volunteers, thus the limited hours. 

The museum is contained in an authentic adobe building constructed in 1936 as a part of the public works projects of the era. During World War II, the building served as an arsenal and was later converted to a maintenance building during the time German POWs were being held captive at a nearby prisoner of war camp. This hidden Arizona gem is definitely worth the visit.

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Call 602-253-2378
Come visit us! 5636 E. McDowell Road Main Guard Gate, Phoenix, AZ - 85008,US

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