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Wright Museum of WWII

Closed Now: 10:00 - 16:00
Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Families of Service Members Also Serve in War

The Wright Museum has a small - but growing display of items related to World war 2. The museum is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Easthampton MA
Great Museum - wonderful exhibits

They have done an excellent job with this museum that includes not only information about soldiers... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Susan G
Norwood, Massachusetts, United States
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This Museum's purpose is to educate, entertain and inspire visitors with the story of WWII-era Americans often called "the greatest generation". The Wright Museum is open seasonally from May 1st to October 31st.
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77 Center St, Wolfeboro, NH 03894-4368
+1 603-569-1212
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Wright Museum has a small - but growing display of items related to World war 2. The museum is set in stages from 1939 thru 1945 with memorabilia of what was happening at the home front while men and women were off to war....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They have done an excellent job with this museum that includes not only information about soldiers and American involvement in World War II, but also what was happening in the US at the time. Exhibits included women's contribution to the war effort and filling jobs...More

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kat & I, along with another couple, visited this great museum on August 14, 2018. Even before entering the museum the visitor is greeted with displays, i.e. the tank “crashing” through the brick wall. After paying the admission we were greeted by a friendly, informative...More

Thank Mac M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum was fantastic. It was about WWII, but with the story of the people left on the home front. A look at everyday life during those years, what were the homes like, the cost of different staples, what people earned. This is a part...More

Thank cam044
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Every aspect of WWII history has been creatively organized and displayed in this must see lake area attraction. Capturing the imagination and the attention of two teenage kids isn’t the easiest thing to do without electronics however this museum kept them riveted for hours. There...More

Thank Elizabeth R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am not a WWll buff, but Having had fathers, uncles, and other family who were engaged in this war, we found it to be an amazing collection of memorabilia . Too may times our generation overlooks the sacrifices made by those brave men and...More

Thank Jacque D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hadn’t been here in at least 15 years. It’s undergone some expansion and was all very well done! Highly recommended.

Thank MKEQ
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

There’s so much there I need to go back. They focus on what the war was like at home and overseas. They Have a Tank!

Thank y0da1974
Reviewed 16 August 2018

This particular museum is amazing! It reviews WW II from the Homefront point of view. The collections and exhibits are very well organized and it gives a glimpse of how life was here at home while our boys were fighting. Worth every penny!!!

Thank M T
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Being a baby-boomer, I grew up just after the years this Muslim focuses upon but it helped appreciate more deeply what went on at the ‘home front’ as well as during the actual war. The ‘greatest generation’ was indeed just that! Go to the Wright...More

Thank Marc K
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Response from Donna H | Property representative |
The museum is open Mon - Sat 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Sundays noon - 4:00 p.m. Through October 31st.