Sunday, July 19, 2009

Weekend Memoirs: Hawaii Army Museum

One of the places I visited on my last weekend in Hawaii was the U.S. Army Museum of Hawaii. Housed in a 19th Century Coast Artillery Battery located at Fort DeRussy on Waikiki Beach, the museum tells the military story of Hawaii from the ancient times up to the Vietnam conflict. Each period is displayed in a separate room complete with sound effects creating a real "you were there" experience.

Our Weekend Memoirs


Ebie said...

The display is so detailed and I understand when you say "sound effects" because I have been to one. Sometimes it feels so eerie.
P.S. I hope you were able to see the Pastor at the church we talked about.
Wishing you the best of everything.

Shey said...

I love going to Museums even it's kind of eerie but you usually learn a lot of interesting things.

Great photos here. :)

Pacey said...

Great post and I do love to visit museums, we learn alot about the place and its people.

Arlene said...

wow so you had a nice weekend, Ms. ray! thanks for joining us this week.


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