This is on a military base so adults need military ID to get on base. Also, take the signs regarding seatbelts and no texting very seriously. Depending on when you are present, there may be a fair number of military personnel walking throughout the base....更多
This was my yearly visit to the Gold Star Museum and it did not disappoint me.
They added two army vehicles outside and opened up the east exit. where two tanks are displayed, along with a large howitzer, to the public.
During Memorial Day weekend they have men and women dressed in different period uniforms. A lot of military information and even an old plane hanging in one room. Interesting old photos and items that would make a jr high or high school history lesson come...更多
The Iowa Gold Star Museum is a MUST SEE for every Iowan and others who love history! It is located within Camp Dodge Army National Guard camp. It is a fantastic collection of all kinds of historical artifacts, displays and information about Iowans who have...更多
Excellent facility! Exhibits are informative and pay special attention to our Gold Star heroes. Staff is very helpful and friendly and the curator is extremely kmowlegable. In addition there is a meeting room which our BSMA use monthly. I would make two suggestions and they...更多
We visit several times a year with our children. We love that it's free and rarely busy. Great to see the history of the Iowa National Guard. They are constantly adding to the museum. My kids always love looking out the real periscope and playing...更多
We recently visited that. It is located in Camp Dodge (hint - be sure to come in the south entrance. They will also want to see an ID such as a drivers license). It has artifacts and information about all the wars, dating back to...更多