When planning your visit to the museum, we recommend you allow a minimum of two hours for your visit in order to fully take in the museum’s extensive displays. Please note that while the museum is open until 4 PM, entrance to view the museum is recommended only until 3 PM, as all visitors are required to exit the museum at time of closing. Parking at the museum is always free.
Note: The museum is handicap accessible and has free on-site parking. Ample restrooms and seating are available throughout the museum.
PLEASE NOTE the following exceptions:
Saturday, May 17th – the museum will close at 2pm to prepare for the Red, White and Craft Brews Fest
Saturday, May 24th - the museum will be closed the ENTIRE DAY to prepare for the
Tuesday-Saturday: 10am – 4pm
Sunday: 12 pm – 4pm
NOTE: Museum Store hours are the same as the museum.
Paid admission to the museum is not necessary to visit the museum store.
The museum is closed on the following days:
(Except Memorial Day)
New Year’s Eve
New Year’s Day
Adults – $17.95
Seniors (65+) - $14.95 (Discount!!!)
Children (4-12) – $12.95 (Discount!!!)
Children 3 and under - FREE
Active & Retired Military w/Military ID – FREE**
(Active-White CAC; Retired-DDForm2RET, Blue Color OR Reserve Retired-DDForm2RES, Red Color)
**Spouse and dependents are not included
Veterans w/VA ID Card – $14.95 (Discount!!!)
AAA Rate – $15.25 (Discount!!!)
Special rates are available for organized groups of 10 or more:
NOTE: Reservations are required for organized groups.
Please contact Kindra at (727) 539-8371 ext. 107 or by email Ksteadham@armedforcesmuseum.com to arrange a tour date.
Guided Tours- A Wonderful History Experience!
Guided tours are available upon request. Contact Kindra at 727-539-8371 ext. 107 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule your tour. Tours are suitable for all ages and take approximately 1.5 – 2 hours. Our large parking lot can accommodate tour buses.
Student Field Trips
Students (Grades K thru 8) - $5.00
Students (Grades 9 thru 12) – $8.00
Chaperones - $10.00
*For every 10 students, 1 chaperone/teacher will receive a paid admission.
Field trips include an age-appropriate guided tour. Lunch can be provided at additional cost, or bring your lunch and use our Officers’ Club. Motion theatre rides are also available for an additional cost.
To arrange a field trip, please call Kindra Steadham at (727) 539-8371 ext. 107 or contact her by email mailto:email@example.com to arrange a date. Tours are suitable for all ages and take approximately 1-2 hours.
The museum is located at 2050 34th Way North, Largo, FL. 34th Way North on the north side of SR 688/ Ulmerton Road between Belcher Road and Starkey Road.
From Interstate I-275 Southbound
Take exit #31 (SR 688/Ulmerton Road). Drive west on SR 688 for 6.6 miles, passing Belcher Road. Turn right on 34th Way North. Citgo gas station will be at the corner of 34th Way North and Ulmerton Road (approximately ¼ mile west of Belcher Road intersection). Follow this street to the cul de sac. The entrance to The Armed Forces Military Museum will be at the end of the street.
From Interstate I-275 Northbound
Travel north on I-275, merge onto FL-686W, exit #30 toward Largo/Clearwater. Follow 686 north to the merge ramp to SR 688 West (Ulmerton Road). Travel west for approximately 5 miles and turn right on 34th Way North. Citgo gas station will be at the corner of 34th Way North and Ulmerton Road (approximately ¼ mile west of Belcher Road intersection). Follow this street to the cul de sac. The entrance to The Armed Forces Military Museum will be at the end of the street.
The Armed Forces History Museum is a member of the following: