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Veterans Memorial Museum

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Address: 1250 West 76 Country Music Boulevard, Branson, MO 65616
Phone Number: +1 417-336-2300
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09:00 - 05:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 05:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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A national tribute to the brave men and women who defended our liberties...

A national tribute to the brave men and women who defended our liberties during the 20th Century. The museum hosts 18,000 sq. ft. with 10 halls of history including WWII, Korea, Viet Nam & Persian Gulf, You will find a list of the men and women who lost their lives in these wars and you will be fascinated and humbled by this moving memorial to our veterans.

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Very powerful!

The historical artifacts and displays are very educational and sobering. I've been to Pearl Harbor and this museum stacks up with the best and honors our men and women in uniform... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 June 2016
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Andrews, Texas
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Andrews, Texas
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

The historical artifacts and displays are very educational and sobering. I've been to Pearl Harbor and this museum stacks up with the best and honors our men and women in uniform both past and present wonderfully!

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Valliant, Ok
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

A small museum but very interesting and very educational. Well kept and interesting displays with lots of information about American and opposing armies.

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Greenville, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

One of the better War Museum's I have seen. Lots of artifacts and information. A tribute to the greatest generation this world has ever seen.

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Plano, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

Everything on display is under glass or encased in glass. This museum is much larger than it appears from the outside. The uniform displays were numerous and excellent. The USS Arizona was impressive right off the bat.There are many weapons displayed. I was a medic in the USAF Reserve right at the end of The War in Vietnam and served... More 

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Bethalto, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

This is a great museum to visit if you are a veteran. Any history buff would find this a worthwhile visit. Very inexpensive.

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Thank Ron W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

My grandson wanted to stop here and I am glad we did. Lots of items,pictures from many different wars and different Armies. The gift shop was nice also.

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Oklahoma
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

Very nice place to visit. We like to visit Branson for Vetrerans week and dont' usually have the time to go here, but we made time this trip.

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Nixa, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

Great collection of memorabilia from WW1 thru Desert Storm. I was amazed to see such a collection of our enemies uniforms and weapons. The memory wall were also nice to see.

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Springfield, Missouri
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

I watched this being built and knew it would be a special place. Then when the cranes moved in the statues, it was so interesting, we actually went over to watch and say "They will never get them in!" but the did and it is a wonderful place to visit. Have been several times, learn more each time. I was... More 

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conway, ar
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

This place is like walking through a war surplus store, war items war items everywhere! this is exactly what its called, a veterans museum.

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