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Tank Museum

3401 US Hwy 29B, Danville, VA 24540
+1 434-836-5323
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A walk through history

My boys, 15 and 12 saw the billboard and wanted to go. They loved all the tanks, uniforms and guns... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Heather H
via mobile
Unique For The Area

A strange and exciting Museum that attracts many visitors from far and wide. No air-conditioning... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
juancarlosreyphd
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Danville, Virginia
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Journey thru Military History at the most extensive collection of International Tank and Cavalry artifacts found anywhere in the world. Prepare yourself for an awesome adventure for both young and old alike. 119 Tanks and Artillery, plus uniforms, headgear and much much more dating from 1509 to present.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“gift shop” (12 reviews)
“on display” (13 reviews)
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3401 US Hwy 29B, Danville, VA 24540
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+1 434-836-5323
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"military history"
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"gift shop"
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"on display"
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"the owner"
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"armored vehicles"
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"large collection"
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"my son"
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"metal detector"
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"great collection"
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"military items"
in 5 reviews
"ww ii"
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"several times"
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"washington dc"
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"any questions"
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"different types"
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"one of a kind"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My boys, 15 and 12 saw the billboard and wanted to go. They loved all the tanks, uniforms and guns on display. A true walk through history.

Thank Heather H
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A strange and exciting Museum that attracts many visitors from far and wide. No air-conditioning, unfortunately.

Thank juancarlosreyphd
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

The first think you need to know is that this place is not heated or cooled so dress accordingly. Otherwise it is remarkable how much stuff they have in this place. Depending how much you get into reading about the items contained in this facility...More

Thank PirateNeil
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

8 days visiting Washington DC . It was between Christmas and new years ,4 would be sufficient . Rented a 2018 canary yellow Camero , the 17 year olds dream car . 3 am departure with 3" of snow on the ride . Google maps...More

Thank craig j
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

I've been several times to this museum and it is unbelievable. Fantastic display of uniforms and military weapons. Plan to spend a couple hours in this building. Caution, however, the warehouse where the tanks are is very cold during the winter so bundle up with...More

1  Thank Jim H
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

This museum was the reason we came to Danville. We were pleasantly surprised. My buddy and I are both military aficionados and really appreciated the variety of pieces this museum had to offer. They have a gift shop that sells a decent array of goods,...More

Thank Allan R
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Bad News First: The facility is not fully air-conditioned. Plan accordingly. Good News: The charged fee is VERY reasonable.///This museum resulted from the passions of a collector who assembled a sampling of some of the most significant examples of 20th century armor and artillery, foreign...More

Thank James F. C
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

If you are into military history and hardware I recommend you visit the tank museum. You can see the whole thing in about 1-2 hours. You won't be disappointed.

Thank 199hughc
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Great fun. Lots of tanks and very interesting. Really a great asset for the area. Can't wait to return.

Thank L L
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

It's hard to keep my grandchildren interested in things for very long, but we spent three hours here and they were engaged the whole time. LOTS of exhibits and a good number of hands-on activities for children. A remarkable collection of weapons, uniforms, rare militaria,...More

Thank draygnol
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Valerie S
14 April 2017|
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Response from Girltankette | Property representative |
No the museum is not moving to ohio. We are open friday and sat 10 to 4. Looking forward to your visit.
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