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Veterans Museum & Memorial Center

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We were given a scavenger hunt that allowed us to find things throughout the museum. There is lots... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
Keisha W
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San Diego’s Veterans Museum and Memorial Center is dedicated to create, maintain, and operate an... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2018
LouisM565
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Reviewed 27 July 2018

We were given a scavenger hunt that allowed us to find things throughout the museum. There is lots of reading! We learned things that we did not know about several wars, especially Vietnam.

Thank Keisha W
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

This is a little gem in San Diego. We really enjoyed spending 90 minutes here. It is a wonderful Museum near Balboa Park. Free parking and free admission but they do accept donations. The museum covers veterans and has a very nice room dedicated to...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2018

San Diego’s Veterans Museum and Memorial Center is dedicated to create, maintain, and operate an institution to honor and perpetuate the memories of the men and women who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States of America. The museum currently resides in...More

Thank LouisM565
Reviewed 26 November 2017

In this modern day and time, we sometimes pay tribute to the wrong "heroes"; you know them. They are the sports figures and movie stars who have never been to a military base let alone served any time in Our Country's military. They often complain...More

Thank nascarbilly
Reviewed 13 August 2017

The centre seems to be very modest in size from the outside but belies the quantity and quality of the displays housed inside. We stopped by on our return from a visit to the Zoo and unfortunately only had 20 minutes to wiz around the...More

Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This is a great museum across the street from Balboa Park. My husband and I spent about an hour at the museum. They had a great area for the women in the service.

Thank Janie R
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We've been to the museum a number of times within the last several months. The first was seeking help folding a US flag for a presentation case. Then in July to see "Walking the Shadows of August". And this month for the annual "Spirit of...More

Thank AZRelocator
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Very nicely done with many pictures and facts of war times gone by. Free Parking and centrally located in the Balboa Park (Zoo - Museums) area. A nostalgic tour for any veteran. Not highly recommended for kids under about 15 or so. No smoking and...More

Thank 04DougW
Reviewed 2 April 2016

It was my first time here and my friend and i saw alot. They had alot of old miltary uniforms and other artifacts. They had just opened for the day and it was nice to walk around and appreciate everything our veterans went through. We...More

Thank Kimberly T
Reviewed 20 March 2016

This museum is housed in an old Navy Chapel. It is not too big, but still has a nice variety of displays. There are military awards, as well as uniforms and other military artifacts. Admission is reasonable, and the museum is nice for a quick...More

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