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Sixth Cavalry Museum, Fort Oglethorpe

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Military Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
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The 6th Cavalry Museum preserves the rich military history of the “Fighting Sixth” Cavalry, stationed at The Post at Fort Oglethorpe 1919 – 1942. Located on the Post’s original parade ground – polo field, the area is listed on the National Register of Historic Sites, surrounded by officer’s homes and other Post buildings. The museum houses artifacts, uniforms, weapons, accouterments, photos, a Patton Tank and authentic WWII vehicles.
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  • My whole family enjoyed this stop, even the younger kids (10 and 13). We came after an overnight stay at the Battleview Bed and Breakfast, and it was so neat to see pictures and a model of the Inn... 
    My whole family enjoyed this stop, even the younger kids (10 and 13). We came after an overnight stay at the Battleview Bed and Breakfast, and it was so neat to see pictures and a model of the Inn...  more »
  • Well run, friendly small museum. I even found a couple of people I knew on their walls. Reserve an hour or two for this break from the Civil War battlefield next door. 
    Well run, friendly small museum. I even found a couple of people I knew on their walls. Reserve an hour or two for this break from the Civil War battlefield next door.  more »
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  • Fabulous location for a Vintage Base Ball match or two! Hope to revisit the Museum when we play there next season. The staff was very pleasant and gave us tired Ballists the leftover soda (pop to folks in the north) after their free-admission day was successfully concluded.
  • This was a charming museum! At first, it doesn't seem like much to look at, but inside is a pleasant surprise, with lots of memorabilia, and the tank was a bonus! The nice gentleman who was working on the tank has so much information! We're so glad we took the time to stop here.

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