Events

Upcoming Events

GMMM Military Vehicle Show and Autos of the War Era Car Show  

NEW DATE:   August 30, 2020

Show to be held on the grounds of the Museum, 200 Walnut Grove Road, Middletown, CT.  This is a beautiful -acre treed setting in Veterans Park.  The museum and its grounds are open and operating under State Coronavirus guidelines.

Public Welcome.

For Show Vehicles:  This is an “invitation” Concours.  We are encouraging military vehicle enthusiasts to apply to show your vehicle at our inaugural event.

Please complete an application for each vehicle you would like to enter in the show.

Eligible date change:  Apply by August 25.   

Vehicle Application:  2020-GMMM-Concours Registration Application    Please note the change of show date is now August 30.

Vendors of military memorabilia are also encouraged to request a space to sell your military wares.  Email: GMVMM-INFO@COMCAST.NET or call 860-788-7215.

Past Events

On Monday, October 14, 2019, the museum welcomed a new exhibit:  a 1/4 scale SE5a, World War I aeroplane.

On Saturday, October 12, 2019, the museum held a dedication ceremony to honor a new exhibit:  a giant scale model of the USS Dorado (SS-248) submarine, one of two U.S. Navy submarines lost in the Atlantic Ocean during World War II.

On Friday, July 5, 2019 was the Greater Middletown Military Museum 12th Annual Norm Way Memorial Baseball Game.

Please click this link for the information: https://gmvmm.files.wordpress.com/2019/06/2019-norm-way.pdf

On Saturday, April 13, 2019, was the Official Grand Opening for the Greater Middletown Military Museum. There was a Ribbon Cutting and Open House at 2:00pm and a Dinner at 6:00pm.

On Veteran’s Day, 2018, an open house was held to preview the newly built Greater Middletown Military Museum.  The museum collections had been delivered from the Remington Rand storage facility and other scattered locations and now were finally housed in a single location at its new home on 200 Walnut Grove Road, Middletown, CT 06457.

The SGU National Monument (Secret Guerilla Unit) was delivered and assembled on site (a Huey helicopter owned by the U.S. Air Force and on loan to SGU National Monument CT Foundation).  The monument was ceremoniously dedicated also on Veteran’s Day, 2018.  This helicopter flew combat missions in Laos by the CIA and Laotion allies during the Vietnam war.

On June 20th 2017 a ground-breaking ceremony was held for the Greater Middletown Military Museum.  In attendance were State and Local government officials, representatives from Veteran’s organizations, Museum Board of Directors and Members as well as Westfield Fire Department Members and the Public.

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The Greater Middletown Military Museum was named a non-profit organization (501 C 3).