Veterans Memorial Museum in Branson, MO

1250 West Highway 76Branson, MO 65616-2211
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Overview

A national tribute dedicated to the brave American soldiers who fought for the United States in the 20th century, Veterans Memorial Museum offers a captivating, powerful and emotional experience for guests of all ages. The 18,000-square-foot museum has 10 halls and 2,000 exhibits featuring a collection of real wartime letters, weapons, medals, and other historic artifacts on display.

Good To Know

from Ashley, one of our Branson Travel Experts
  • History of 20th-century American military conflicts.
  • Large memorial statue.
  • 2,000 war exhibits.
  • Several restaurants located nearby.
  • Affordable and educational.

Description

from Veterans Memorial Museum
Over 2000 exhibits showcase the wars of the 20th Century including WWI, WWII, Korea, Vietnam, and the Persian Gulf. An incredible collection of wartime exhibits covering the heights and depths of human experiences. Explore ten great halls containing sculptures, murals, historical artifacts, objects d'art, and thousands of authentic memorabilia. All branches of the armed forces, major battlefronts, campaigns, industrial defense, and the endearing support from the home front are honored at the museum.

The walls of the museum are covered with the names of those killed in action in WWII, Korea, Vietnam, Desert Storm, and other recent conflicts of the 20th century.

From the jungles of Vietnam to the deserts of the Persian Gulf, from the memories of decorated combat veterans to the men and women who served on the home front, every aspect of our nations' valiant fight for freedom is honored.

Reserve Branson Customer Reviews

Ashley Ritchie
Nocona, TX
7 Reviews
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"Wonderful"
July, 2018 NEW
Wonderful museum, lots of interesting information.
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majsmay
Ghent, New York
"Vacation"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed August 17, 2018 NEW
For a small venue this museum is a must visit for veterans coming through Branson. Covers all conflicts of the past century.
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437lynne
Arizona
"Great Memorial"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed August 15, 2018 NEW
Being a Vietnam veteran this was a moving and profound experience. That such a small town as Branson could and have built such a great salute to all the veterans of all wars. All I can say is thank you Branson.
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RLB207
Sand Springs, Oklahoma, United States
"Please so see this"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed August 11, 2018 NEW
This is an awesome memorial museum for such a small area. The staff are so very friendly and the venue has a very unexpected variety of items. Admission is good for two consecutive days.
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Rachel C
"Great visit with the family "
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed August 08, 2018 NEW
Amazing!! This museum walks you through from the Spanish American war to today. It’s clean, well laid out, and full of so much history and information. There are parts that are very sobering and emotional. What a great place, a definite must see!!
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Jackie S
"Must see photo stop"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed August 05, 2018 NEW
The museum is nice too but at least a good photo stop...there is an Army surplus store nearby too. The owner is very friendly and is a Veteran.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Veterans Memorial Museum

How many exhibits are at the museum?
The museums houses approximately 2,000 war exhibits.

Where is the museum located?
The Veterans Memorial Museum is located at 1250 West Highway 76, Branson, MO 65616.

What are the hours of operation for the museum?
The museum is open from 9:00am to 5:00pm daily, with the exception of Christmas Day.