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Veterans Memorial Museum

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Address: 1250 West 76 Country Music Boulevard, Branson, MO 65616
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+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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Thank you for serving our country

Second visit- we enjoyed seeing history come to life with the collection. A very humbled experience. The lady at admissions is very kind and knowledgeable. There is a nice... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
vehughes
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Chanute, Kansas
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Chanute, Kansas
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Second visit- we enjoyed seeing history come to life with the collection. A very humbled experience. The lady at admissions is very kind and knowledgeable. There is a nice restroom and sturdy benches to rest as you walk to difference rooms. I missed the bronze soldier figures that have been to moved to other locations. Thank you to the families... More 

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Jenks, Oklahoma
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Arrived about 10 a.m. and were the first ones to tour that day.. Displays were pretty good and each had personal stories for each era.

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Phoenix,Arizona
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum has the history of the many items displayed. It is interesting to see all of the authentic uniforms displayed in pictures worn by the actual owners. There is a lot of history to see here, well preserved and documented.

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Oswego, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited January 2017. Took us 3 hours to go through if you are really interested, some other people went through much quicker. Quite a few physical artifact display cases, many uniforms and paintings. Highlights wwI through Gulf war. Lists all KIA from those wars. Has a section focused on some German and Japanese material which was different. Really enjoyed our... More 

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26 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

An excellent museum, but it is a bit somber if you have had a family member serve in any of the services. So much information and so many personal stories. I did enjoy it, very much.

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Lincoln, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

Lots of donated war items and a list of all men who died in WWII. Very good and classy. A must visit from WWII to today warriors.

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Thank Peter L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

The Veterans Memorial Museum not only provides the visitor with information, but also is very humbling. You will be overwhelmed with all the memorabilia that is on display. The detail to each and every artifact is amazing. This museum will take some time to get through, so plan accordingly. If you don't have a great appreciation for our military men... More 

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Thank Velda B
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

This was ok, maybe a work in progress. Lots of photos and uniforms. I thought it was not worth the price of admission.

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Western Springs, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

If you are a veteran, a must see, and a discount for vets and group. Honors all of us vets and will make you feel appreciated for you service. If not a vet, go see as you will have an idea what we all did for our country

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Darien, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

I went there during Veterans Week, and there were interesting visitors telling their true life stories. I found it quite interesting that there were different rooms for the different wars. I kept thinking that it would be really nice if it was bigger and there were more artifacts that people could contribute to the museum. There was a lot of... More 

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