Vincennes, Indiana: Indiana Military Museum

Tanks, bombs, planes, plus fragments from a WWI Zeppelin and from atom-blasted Hiroshima, and the cap worn by the nurse kissed in Times Square on VJ Day.
Address:
715 S. 6th St. Rd, Vincennes, IN
Directions:
On the west edge of the city, on the north side of S. 6th St. Rd, just west of its intersection with US Hwy 41 BUS/Willow St. Look for the military hardware parked outside.
Hours:
Daily 10-4; fewer hours and days in winter. (Call to verify)
Phone:
812-882-1941
Admission:
Adults $5.
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Indiana Military Museum

A large military museum begun as a private collection by Judge James Osborne. The museum has military displays from the Revolutionary War through the Iraqi and Afghanistan Wars. Many planes, helicopters, tanks, cannons, etc. are displayed outdoors. There's even a bunker display outdoors. Great photo ops.

[Cher, 04/26/2016]

Retired astronaut Frank Culbertson attended the museum's grand opening and donated a flight suit and space food.

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