Veterans Memorial Museum
The Veterans Memorial Museum of Branson, Missouri is home to more than 2,000 historic artifacts and exhibits that memorialize the veterans of the United States of America. At this incredible collection, you will peruse exhibits that include the world's largest bronze war memorial sculpture, a World War II P-51 Mustang Fighter, and more. Whether you are a veteran yourself or simply want to explore history and honor veteran military members, a trip to the Veterans Memorial Museum Branson is must.
It contains ten main halls traveling through the wars of the 20th century, including WWI, WWII, Korea, Vietnam, and Desert Storm. The names of those killed in action from WWII through the USS Cole Attack are displayed on the walls. You'll be inspired and proud of your American heritage as you observe the displays of honor, courage and American freedom throughout. It serves as an educational center and national tribute for the past and was created to honor the memory of the brave men and women affected by the conflicts of war. This armed forces exhibition also features real wartime letters and gives new insight into the Nations' valiant fight for freedom.
Many of the historical artifacts in these wartime exhibits have been complied with the help of the veterans who own the pieces and their families. You can read about the items and their personal stories on each one, making this display a very personal and touching experience. Each display includes authentic memorabilia and honors decorated combat veterans and more. Every type of soldier is honored from the deserts of the Persian Gulf to the jungles of Vietnam to the Korean War and more recent conflicts and major battlefronts.
A visit to this Branson museum is the perfect way to fit in a lesson in history on your trip and pay tribute to those who sacrificed to fight for our freedoms. For more educational fun, be sure to visit some other interesting Branson museum locations including the World's Largest Toy Museum or the Hollywood Wax Museum.
- Approximately how long could a customer plan to spend?
Guests spend 1-2 hours here.
- Is it handicap accessible?
- Is photography & video recording allowed?
Of course! Don't forget your cameras.
- For what ages is it appropriate?
This is great for all ages.
- Is parking available?
Yes. Parking is free.