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Fort Polk Museum

7881 Mississippi Avenue, Building 927, Fort Polk, LA 71459
+1 337-531-7905
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Nice find!

In looking for things to do around Ft. Polk my husband found this gem. It is very small but... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2018
srferguson1983
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Shiloh, Illinois
Very nice visit!

My husband was stationed at Ft. Polk in the 1960's, so being in the area we wanted to stop in. Very... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2016
Deb S
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7881 Mississippi Avenue, Building 927, Fort Polk, LA 71459
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

In looking for things to do around Ft. Polk my husband found this gem. It is very small but efficient. It told the story of Ft. Polk well. There are tanks outside and good information inside.

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Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

My husband was stationed at Ft. Polk in the 1960's, so being in the area we wanted to stop in. Very glad we did! It's small but has a lot of history. We were kindly greeted upon our arrival and enjoyed every minute there. Nicely...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2016

So I knew going in that this was a very small display but I still thought it would be worth seeing since we were on post. Both my husband and I are prior army and our daughter is newly stationed on Polk. As we walked...More

1  Thank kcouture
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Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

The people were extremely friendly even passer byes afforded input to a great time. If you are in a hurry you may not enjoy as much.

2  Thank Armywarrior1234
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Reviewed 6 April 2016

A small, but well designed and comprehensive museum, this little building does a lot to capture the warm and unique relationship that this Army post has to the surrounding community. This year is the 75th Anniversary of Fort Polk being established. If you have not...More

2  Thank Mark L
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Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

this is a nice place to chill out and slowly walk around If you were in the ARMY at anytime it is a good place to see your history You do not need anything except a camera

1  Thank Armywarrior1234
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Reviewed 27 August 2015

I was stationed at Fort Polk for six years from 2005 to 2011 and we went to Warriors memorial park a dozen times with each kid. Love the displays and the memorials they have here. Great peice of Army history and army pride in Fort...More

1  Thank brian0910
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Reviewed 23 August 2015

This is a great place to visit especially if you have any interest in the history of Fort Polk and the Surrounding communities

1  Thank Michael A
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Reviewed 2 August 2015

Ok little museum about the base, very well laid out and nice interpretations of everything, It was a nice way to spend a few hours

1  Thank Scott F
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Reviewed 28 May 2015

This museum has a pretty good history of the area with a particular emphasis on the period of time around the Louisiana Maneuvers and then again around the Vietnam War era. The final area of emphasis would be Fort Polk's contribution as a combat training...More

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1  Thank Gary K
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