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.

Tripster Customer Reviews

Ashley Ritchie
Nocona, TX
7 Reviews
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"Wonderful"
July 2018
Wonderful museum, lots of interesting information.
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Forrest S
Inwood
"Excellent Museum"
TripAdvisor user rating 4 out of 5
Reviewed November 23, 2019 NEW
There are so many artifacts, weapons, letters, uniforms, pictures, and things to see. Written on the walls are the names of the fallen military men and women you lost their lives during WWII. For me it confirmed why they are known as the Greatest Generation.
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Gail K
"Very interesting and enjoyable!"
TripAdvisor user rating 4 out of 5
Reviewed November 10, 2019 NEW
We had a very nice time going through the museum. Lots of artifacts from several different wars. Especially over Veterans Day weekend.
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TeamWard
Nottingham, United Kingdom
"Simply marvellous"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed October 31, 2019
Branson has so many different things to offer apart from Music & shows and the Veterans Memorial Museum is well worth a visit, simple design, plenty of interesting items to see and a great place to pay your respects.
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Wagrob
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
"Well Done Museum"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed October 26, 2019
Mostly local veteran’s items on display but very well done. Lots of uniforms, medals, citations, awards, and other artifacts from WWI thru the war on terror. A fitting tribute to all veterans.
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Bp1142
"Covers all wars US was part of in 20th & 21st century"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed October 22, 2019
Take your family, especially the kids. Probably the only way they'll learn about the wars we have been involved in and why.
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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.