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A Museum with an Excellent Overview of World War II on Guam

This is one of the National Park Service's better visitor's centers. There are many unique... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2018
Nashville, Tennessee
Find out about Guam's WWII era history here

Park rangers and center employees will guide you through an interesting look at Guam's WWII history... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
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Santa Rita, Guam, Mariana Islands
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Reviewed 28 September 2018

This is one of the National Park Service's better visitor's centers. There are many unique displays here and an on-demand video presentation (approximately 10 minutes long) about World War II on Guam is worth seeing. Definitely take the time to visit if you are on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

Park rangers and center employees will guide you through an interesting look at Guam's WWII history with a museum-style interior. There are theaters where you can watch Liberation footage and etc...

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank franksannicolas
Reviewed 12 May 2018

This is a nice visitor center with a lot of good information about WW2. I didn't realize the amount of activity on Guam and the videos they played as well as the displays help show the role of Guam in the war. The submarine out...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Gary H
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Excellent (and free!) museum that covers the history of the Marianas, events leading to WWII, and the two battles at Guam. Very cool 10min movie and overhead laser projection of the US advances during the battle to retake Guam. Staff was very eager to help...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Charlie P
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Fantastic museum . The facade of the building show cases an actual Japanese sub captured during the war. I was told the museum has gone thru constant improvements thru the years . Very nice historical displays . The narration of the Japanese invasion and the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank TRavelBug232323
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

We went with our 2 boys 6 & 9 years old. It was not so heavy to bore them and the exhibits and video gave a nice explanation of what happened here during the 2nd WW. We made this one of the first stops after...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank V4642MPstevenb
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

The museum is very small but packs with lots of information about how the Guam people defended, survived and freed during the WWII. It is truly a good opportunity to teach my kids how horrible the war was and why peace is so important for...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Samuel_HKG
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Very friendly staff, informative and knowledgeable. They gave us a quick rundown of what's on the island to see along with a map. The displays were well put together with great information and unique presentation methods. Excellent spot to being visitors to the island.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank snipe49445
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Not a very large space but full of information, exhibits, videos etc. If you wanna learn more about the pacific war and have more insights of the history of Guam, it's a must good place! Staff there are also very kind and proactively ask us...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Khiitn
Reviewed 20 April 2017

FREE! My suggestion is to hit the main museum FIRST at the Pacific War Museum...located very near the entrance to the US Navy Base. Excellent, short film definitely worth seeing...it runs about 10 minutes long or so. Friendly park rangers who will run it for...More

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank LasVegasMyTown
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