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Iwo Jima Memorial & Museum

320 Iwo Jima Blvd, Harlingen, TX 78550-3627
+1 956-412-2207
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Marine Corps Iwo Jima Monument in Harlingen

Right next to the airport in Harlingen Texas is is the Marine Military Academy for the Rio Grande... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jim R
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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This is the Model for the Memorial in Washington DC

I did not visit the museum but did view the memorial and by chance was given a tour by the head of... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
erodrig26
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Parker, Colorado
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320 Iwo Jima Blvd, Harlingen, TX 78550-3627
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Right next to the airport in Harlingen Texas is is the Marine Military Academy for the Rio Grande Valley. Before you stands an awesome monument of the marines raising the flag after capturing the mountain stronghold at Iwo Jima. It is worth a drive by...More

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I did not visit the museum but did view the memorial and by chance was given a tour by the head of the Marine Military Academy. It was very interesting to hear about the history behind the memorial.

1  Thank erodrig26
Reviewed 21 July 2017

It has its history, it's beautiful, going back there it's going back to youth when I was in MMA, I had great memories in that place.

1  Thank Cesar V
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Worth a visit. Also a Great shop near by with so much history in it and often a military hero there to tell you stories!

1  Thank Debbra L
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

My wife's family from the Dallas area came to visit my wife and I and we swung them through Harlingen. The Iwo Jima monument and museum are definitely Harlingen highlights. The monument itself can be seen from a close by road or one may park...More

1  Thank Adam G
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

While traveling from Brownsville to San Antonio Texas we stopped at this museum. The original Iwo Jima monument was sculpted here and remains here. Harlon H Block in interned here as he was the first Marine closest to the ground planting the flag on the...More

1  Thank Aerowing
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed the museum and the incredible monument. See the museum and video first to learn more about the significance of the memorial and the local soldier's grave. Very inspiring!

Thank Maggie H
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Been driving by for a while thought I would check out. Very impressive displays and glad we checked it out finally. Check it out

1  Thank buttley2
Reviewed 29 May 2017

This is a must stop and see. If you are in Harlingen this a must do on your list. You will not be disappointment. The Marines Military Academy was having something across the street and some of the Marines came over to the Iwo Jima...More

2  Thank OldTexan52
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Great opportunity to learn about the sacrifices made by The Greatest Generation of Americans and to honor their courage.

1  Thank eacmacpamba
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