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Camp Blanding Museum and Memorial Park

Building 3040 Tallahassee St, Starke, FL 32091
+1 904-533-3196
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A Trip Down Memory Lane

My father, who served several years in the National Guard and is 88 years old, enjoys visiting... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jacksonville, Florida
Very Interesting and a moving tribute to WW2 Soldiers

This seemed like a small museum, but it was packed with very interesting accounts, facts and... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Building 3040 Tallahassee St, Starke, FL 32091
+1 904-533-3196
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My father, who served several years in the National Guard and is 88 years old, enjoys visiting military museums. He has actual experience in the armed services, along with life experiences to base his interest. The Camp Blanding Museum and Memorial Park, led by Gregory...More

Thank SGDTraveler
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This seemed like a small museum, but it was packed with very interesting accounts, facts and memorabilia so we devoted as much time as possible on looking around. Always a moving experience reading about the heroism in war and the military base has a very...More

Thank Oystervelt
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Had business in the area and decided to check this out. The memorials honoring different units and individuals were significant. The static displays were impressive for a small museum. Well worth the stop.

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Strolling through the museum's interior, one finds interesting stories of how Camp Blanding has progressed throughout history.

Thank Sergius P
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Very nice setup , informative , would recommend stopping if you are in the area. They have military vehicles, helicoptors and planes on site. The kids will really enjoy this and adults will probably learn something they did not know. After seeing this it is...More

Thank Skip P
Reviewed 16 July 2016

We have driven past this place many times, and the other day stopped in for a look. It is interesting for those involved with military history, but not worth a special trip.

Thank George E
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Awesome display outside and the museum is amazing Lots of history here do not miss it. Informative staff learned a lot and it's free

Thank Ronald E
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Came across camp Blanding when we wore pon our way to something else and the week after we went here. Its very interesting and the people over there tell a lot of things its very interesting. Its really a visit I always will remember. Its...More

Thank Diana S
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Camp blanding is a great place to visit for living history. During the second war Camp Blanding served as a training depot and pow camp. Volunteer are friendly and helpful. Many wepon and uniform displays. The garden is filled with tanks,jeeps,artillery and arcraft. Great homeschooling...More

Thank Victor L
Reviewed 24 April 2016

Camp Blanding was first activated in 1939, and has served continually ever since as a training and support base for all branches of our armed forces, numerous civilian law enforcement agencies, ROTC units of several colleges and universities, and the Civil Air Patrol, a civilian...More

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Is there a place to camp overnight?
8 December 2015|
Response from Banshee694 | Reviewed this property |
If you have a military I D and MWR privileges they have a nice RV Campground and they also rent cabins on Kingsley Lake.