Ruston, Louisiana: North Louisiana Military Museum

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North Louisiana Military Museum

Address:
201 Memorial Drive, Ruston, LA
Directions:
I-20 exit 85. Drive south a half-mile and turn left onto Georgia Ave., then make the third right onto Memorial Drive. Look for the water tower.
Hours:
Tu-Sa 10-4 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
318-251-5099
RA Rates:
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North Louisiana Military Museum

A packed war museum, complete with Nazi booty, oddly wedged into a suburban neighborhood next to a kiddy playground and community pool.

Roadsideamerica.com Report... [05/16/2015]

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War Between The States display.

North Louisiana Military Museum

Only one word needed to describe this place: incredible! From the Civil War to the Middle East, this small museum covers it all. For such a relatively small space, it would take a couple of days to fully enjoy it.

Ernie, the curator, is a Vietnam Vet and you can tell he loves this collection that he and others have built. He and the City of Ruston are hoping to expand to a larger facility which would triple the items that could be displayed but are now in storage.

[Charlie P, 11/07/2019]

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