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Great History here!

Great Location. Lots to See and highly recommend if you have a chance to travel through Carlisle... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2017
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Fabulous place!

Amazing place to live and work! Many historical places to visit and enjoy while on this military... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2017
Fayetteville, North Carolina
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“jim thorpe” (10 reviews)
Carlisle, PA
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

Great Location. Lots to See and highly recommend if you have a chance to travel through Carlisle that you stop at one of the many wartime museums and explore the history.

Thank lowecls
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing place to live and work! Many historical places to visit and enjoy while on this military post!

Thank sd509
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Come here for the PX and the commisary. Great prices. Have to have a military ID to get on base. Small meaningful cemetery on base.

Thank randomadventurer13
Reviewed 11 January 2017

The Barracks tells stories of our history dating back to the Revolutionary War timeframe to present. Having been the site of several agencies and events there is something of interest for all. The Civil War, Whiskey Rebellion, Indian School, Artillery School and currently home to...More

1  Thank nancydto
Reviewed 11 January 2017

The Carlisle Barracks isn't particularly oriented toward tourism, so it's unfair to ask much of the military folks who run the place. It was once the Carlisle Indian School, and is now a war college, still a working facility. You must fill out some forms...More

1  Thank gogara
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We really enjoyed our visit here. Although, my parents that were driving in a separate car, entered in a wrong spot and had security stop them. The correct way is to go to the Visitor's center first. This was not hard for us to find...More

1  Thank michellelynnp
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Attended the War College here years ago and really enjoyed this beautifully maintained Campus and Garrison. Besides being the second oldest military installation it was here that Jim Thorpe, a Native American Indian, lived, was schooled and went on to be a great athlete winning...More

1  Thank Hal K
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Being a recent participant of the Spring Seminar, I find the Army War College to being the cornerstone of leadership and graduate education for our Nation's Future. The quality of students, faculty and Leadership that abounds at this institution is second to none. The art...More

Thank MDFS333
Reviewed 18 June 2016

This is the home of the US Army War College. If you do not have a current military ID card, it will likely be difficult to enter. That said, it is a great

1  Thank garykramlich
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Throughout our trip to Pennsylvania we made a required stop to recognize and remember a historical fact impregnated with pain. A fact has been arduous to accept to many people, Indigenous people assimilation. It was a regular day on the military base when we pulled...More

3  Thank Sandalia37
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