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Camp Gordon Johnston WWII Museum

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Very nice museum and lovely helpful volunteers

Lots of WW2 artifacts and stories to go with them. Learned a lot about the training that occurred... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Susan T
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Cincinnati, Ohio
WWII History in Carrabelle, FL

We have lived about an hour away from this museum for over 20 years and kept saying we needed to... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
Cheryl M
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Florida
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1873 Highway 98 W, Across from Carrabelle Public Beach Park, Carrabelle, FL 32322-3006
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Lots of WW2 artifacts and stories to go with them. Learned a lot about the training that occurred locally and the people who served our country. Great way to spend a hot afternoon. I would definitely recommend.

Thank Susan T
Reviewed 24 July 2018

We have lived about an hour away from this museum for over 20 years and kept saying we needed to visit. They have moved several times, but they are now in a brand new facility. It is a small museum, but is growing. They have...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2018

I read about this museum on a brochure. It interested me as I had never seen anything on where the U.S. troops trained for beach landings for D-Day. This was one of the main spots for beach landing training, and almost forgotten about until several...More

Thank RealJeepDriver
Reviewed 27 June 2018

They have just moved to a new building right on Hwy 98, It has a lot of stuff and some of it is still "under construction". Their vehicles are not on display right now. The museum is free, but they appreciate donations. It has a...More

Thank Pam M
Reviewed 6 June 2018

My wife and I went to this museum. It was had a nice display. The best part was a video that was playing tell the story the area played in WWII. It was incredibly interesting. The museum is worth the trip.

Thank Dennis-Michelle F
Reviewed 18 May 2018

This is an excellent museum. But they have bulit a new facility in an easier to find location. It will be great when total finished in about 6 weeks. This museum is dedicated to Camp Gordon Johnton. This was one of the main training facilities...More

Thank Cecil M
Reviewed 3 January 2018

The Museum has a fabulous display of the history of WW II amphibious training on Florida's Forgotten Coast. From films, photographs, uniforms, weaponry, equipment, local accounts, newspapers, and much more, it tells the story of Camp Gordon Johnston as well as nearby military installations. Well...More

Thank Gary A
Reviewed 2 October 2017

A little off the main drag of Hwy. 98 in Carrabelle but is well worth the visit. Only asks for a donation to enter. Great old photos, uniforms, patches and much more WWII era items. They are currently housed in a past municipal building and...More

Thank red-goldwing
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Great museum to visit if you are in the Carrabelle area. This museum has the best WW II displays we have seen so far. Free admission but they do take donations. Unfortunately the air conditioner was not working, it was a bit hot. We spend...More

Thank 887arlenep
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Wonderful museum that has a tremendous amount of WWII Militaria and displays! Definitely a must see when visiting the area of Carrabelle, Fl. Anyone that knows the importance of the D-Day landings in Normandy should visit to see the place where the 4th ID Trained...More

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