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.

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dinosailor
Port Charlotte, Florida
"Veterans and family's need to see this"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed April 18, 2018 NEW
As a veteran I was amazed at the collection of artifacts and memorabilia available there. To the civilian visitors they show a lot of compassion and true history.
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Melinda D
White Bear Lake, Minnesota
"Love it"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed April 17, 2018 NEW
So memorizing. A lot of history. We learned things that are not in history books. My kids loved to see how the uniforms changed through time!
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Teresa S
Garden City, Kansas, United States
"History at it's finest!"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed April 08, 2018 NEW
Plan to spend some time here to learn about our wars and the many Veteran's that protected our great country.
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tom t
Hereford, Texas
"Great for older folks!"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed April 06, 2018 NEW
My parent loved it, but kids got bored pretty fast. The displays they have outside were more fun. Come check it out
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Katie T
"Very meaningful."
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed March 28, 2018 NEW
The displays had wonderful authentic pieces and great explanations. We spent 2 and 1/2 hours viewing everything. It was extremely moving to see the WWII wall and the MIA table.
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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.