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Military Antiques & Museum

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A hidden gem

As other reviewers have said, it is in the basement of a consignment / antique shop. Also, we were... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
Sam N
Boise, Idaho
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An undiscovered gem

This small museum is easy to overlook, as it is fronted by a "junk" shop. But venture downstairs... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Petaluma, California
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We carry military antiques from the US Civil War continuing all the way to present day. We specialize in items from World War One and World War Two to include US, British (United Kingdom and Commonwealth Nations), Germany, France and a small...more
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300 Petaluma Blvd N, Petaluma, CA 94952-2828
+1 707-763-2220
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

As other reviewers have said, it is in the basement of a consignment / antique shop. Also, we were here just to kill time while waiting for an afternoon tour in Petaluma. It was so amazingly put together! I really had very modest expectations, but...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

This small museum is easy to overlook, as it is fronted by a "junk" shop. But venture downstairs and there is a fascinating little world of WWI and WWII memorabilia. SOme items are for sale, such as military uniforms, but others are part of a...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank alisonjh54
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Nice antique store with a museum in the basement. I was a bit surprised by how clean the items were and the variety of things the store had. We came up to look at the military antiques and the museum and wound up purchasing a...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Scoutmaster_T1020
Reviewed 2 May 2017

My husband is a WWII buff, so we had to visit this museum underneath an antiques store. We were amazed by the quality and variety of items this privately-supported museum has to show.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank IEEEtraveler
Reviewed 16 December 2016

I've been a collector of WW2 military antiques since I was a kid, so a visit to this store was a must. I had actually been here back in 2008, while vising California. I was again visiting my sister, who lives in the area; so...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Marc C
Reviewed 11 November 2016

This is a must see for anyone in the Military who wants to see antique military supplies. The people there will spend a lot of time with you to show you around. It is a very interesting place to see how far we have come.

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank R J
Reviewed 14 October 2016

I have visited this store many times, I,m trying to take a break right now, because you can,t help but buy something every time you go in there, what a fantastic shop. How it works is many different collector,s rent space there to show their...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank normb731
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

My hubby is a military buff and likes shopping for things that are not the norm.. So I took him here for a visit. Great choice! They have a little bit of everything! Old toys, antique-y type stuff, military memorabilia and clothing.. Just too much...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Mcoreo2
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

The military antiques store and museum is run by a man who knows his stuff. There is a wide variety of military antiques from helmets to bomber plane pieces. Knives to water cans. Definitely worth a visit. Upstairs is a regular antique shop. Downstairs is...More

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank LynetteA370
Reviewed 3 July 2016

We really enjoyed this little museum. We love military history and it's got a great collection. Don't miss it if you're in Petaluma. It's a hidden gem.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank GCookie62
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