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The International Museum of World War II

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Get there soon! A highlight was talking to one of the docents, who flew B-17's out of England. He... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
JulianC51
Awesome collection of World War II memorabilia

Hurry and get to Natick to see this wonderful Gem of a little Museum before it goes to Washington... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
clevanchy5
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Weymouth, Massachusetts
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Located just 20 minutes from Boston, The Museum of World War II is home to the most comprehensive collection of original WWII artifacts & documents anywhere in the world. With more than 7,000 pieces on display, the museum uniquely shows the human...more
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8 Mercer Rd, Natick, MA 01760-2415
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+1 508-653-1944
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Get there soon! A highlight was talking to one of the docents, who flew B-17's out of England. He was trained quickly in the last years of the war but still flew 34 missions over Germany. The compact space is well organized starting with the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hurry and get to Natick to see this wonderful Gem of a little Museum before it goes to Washington DC. Went with the bus Group and everyone was impressed with the significant collection of rare documents photos and uniforms from the Second World War.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent over 3 hours at the museum and just barely touched the surface of the collection. The admission price is well worth the experience. We cannot wait for the new expansion.

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had I not seen it mentioned in a article I would not have known about this place. While it's easy to get to it 's not advertised, Other than the howitzer sitting out front you would drive right by it! You must first go to...More

Thank Carl C
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

This was by far the best collection of things from World War II that I have ever seen. You could spend hours in this place. It’s amazing. There are enigma machines, signed treaties, letters from Winston Churchill, some of Hitler’s belongings, a tank, spy gear,...More

Thank Akira S
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This is an amazing museum assembled by an artifact collector. It has a trove of WWII uniforms, weapons, communications, photos, and much more, all very tastefully and interestingly displayed. You will enjoy it. Too bad there is now a significant admission fee, but, for a...More

3  Thank everettharman
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The museum tells the story of WWII from several perspectives, American, British, French, German, and the Jewish experience. It is a moving experience and one that should not be missed.

1  Thank dvallere
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Having been to a score of World War II museums on three continents, I can say with some authority that this out-of-the-way gem off RT 9 Natick Massachusetts is extraordinary. The curator, team and docents have created a wonderful way to experience the war from...More

Thank Patrick R
Reviewed 23 June 2018

I found out about this museum by accident, and invited four friends to go with me (two were vets) and we all came away very impressed. We spent a few hours in there and felt like we could go back and spend a few more...More

1  Thank c3cunningham
Reviewed 19 June 2018

I have visited multiple times over the past 5 years. So many historical artifacts, very compelling. Really brings the history of WWII to life. Extremely well done, with lots of unexpected finds - enigma machines, uniforms from every army, radar tracking tables, German, Japanese, English,...More

Thank Michele S
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Response from NekoCat | Reviewed this property |
From what I recall there is only one floor and it's at street level. An elevator is not needed to reach the museum exhibits. This is from the web site - "Is the Museum handicap accessible? The Museum is all on one floor... More
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There are sometimes speakers Call508-654-1944 for events.
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Response from Jessica C | Reviewed this property |
yes. some items are not allowed to be photographed
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