Montford Point Museum

Montford Point Museum

Hours & Seasons

  • Seasons - Year-round
  • Hours - Tuesday and Thursday 11 am-4 pm


  • Building M101 Camp Johnson

    Jacksonville,   NC   28540

  • Mailing Address -

    148 Brynn Marr Rd

    Jacksonville,   NC   28546


This museum tells the story of the segregated Marine Corp in the early days of WW II. It tells the history of black American heroes that fought not only the war, but the bigotry of the South, both for the opportunity to stand up and fight for their country, and the respect of doing the same job as their white counterparts. Recently, the museum has celebrated the arrival of a 90 millimeter M1A1 anti-aircraft weapon system which was the primary weapon the Montford Point Marines used to train with--finally it has been returned to its rightful resting place.

A valid military identification card or a temporary base pass is required to enter Camp Johnson. This pass must be picked up at the main gate of Camp Lejeune. Call (850) 499-6727 for additional guidance.

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Building M101 Camp Johnson
Jacksonville NC 28540


Latitude: 34° 41' 49.2" / Longitude: -77° 30' 11.8794"

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Located one mile SE of Hwy 24 E on Montford Landing Rd. Marine Corps base, Camp Gilbert H. Johnson.

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