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American Legion Post 639 - Vietnam War Memorial

2660 S Scenic Ave, Springfield, MO 65807-3224
+1 417-882-8639
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Very interesting

For veterans it's an awesome place to reflect. For non military it is a great place to see history... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2017
Jeff B
Peaceful & restful

This post has done a great job of setting up a memorial for Vietnam veterans. The have had the... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2016
Scott H
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Springfield, Missouri
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  • Very good15%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
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“whole family” (2 reviews)
“submarine” (5 reviews)
“helicopters” (3 reviews)
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2660 S Scenic Ave, Springfield, MO 65807-3224
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+1 417-882-8639
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

For veterans it's an awesome place to reflect. For non military it is a great place to see history. It is a place you can learn about reality.

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 1 October 2016

This post has done a great job of setting up a memorial for Vietnam veterans. The have had the traveling wall and they have permanent displays of a nuclear submarine sail, a huey helicopter and a cobra gunship mounted on pedestals. It is open to...More

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 27 August 2016

American Legion Post 639 is 1st Rate.. Friendly and professional and they do so much for the community and people in need...

Thank soulfish2117
Reviewed 30 July 2016

We were invited for a birthday party and had never been there before. The drinks are inexpensive and the decor is not the greatest but the service and the bartender's attitude made up any faults.

Thank Smokingswordfish
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We went to see the travelling Vietnam Wall that came through our area. Very somber, but this place put the focus on history & sacrifice.

Thank OzarkTraveler2010
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

This memorial consisted of the top/sail of a real submarine and 2 helicopters. We loved that they painted the concrete base below the submarine black to look like the submarine was ascending or descending. Thought it would be great if the rocks were blue! This...More

Thank Captain_Hangry
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Interesting things to looks at. They had a replica of the wall there last year. Veer powerful. Whole family enjoyed it.

Thank Herplace
Reviewed 4 April 2016

An interesting memorial featuring what appears to be a submarine surfacing the ground makes it worth a stop. Take time to stop & reflect on those who served proudly to protect our way of living.

Thank sportcityfan
Reviewed 21 March 2016

I enjoy visiting memorials and this one did not disappoint. We went on a cold day and did not stay too long, but it was fun regardless. To see these up close and in such great condition was really something. Definitely worth stopping by, even...More

Thank Okieamber
Reviewed 11 December 2015

I had heard the lunches at the post was very good. People went based upon my suggestion. We were not disappointed! We all had the hamburgers and they were fantastic and the price was reasonable. The only thing I can say that was bad was...More

Thank Catlynn58
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