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Dewey Short Visitors Center

4500 State Highway 165, Branson, MO 65616-7901
+1 501-340-1943
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Fun free educational spot

Little museum with interactive areas and we learned a few things too. There is a scavenger hunt you... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Benton, Arkansas
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Interesting look at the inner working of dam development

Very nice display on the dam development, program for youngins, little bit of Indian history... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Blairsville, Georgia
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4500 State Highway 165, Branson, MO 65616-7901
+1 501-340-1943
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Little museum with interactive areas and we learned a few things too. There is a scavenger hunt you can get at the front for the kids to do and it'll help keep them engaged while parents are looking around too.

Thank Momma0607
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very nice display on the dam development, program for youngins, little bit of Indian history, lovely grounds and opportunity to picnic on the grounds.

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I visited Branson for 6 days, squeezing in whatever we could to "see it all". We took a nice drive around the area and stopped at the Dewey Short Visitors Center. A nice scenic area, museum, hands-on activities where we got great...More

Thank MaryannF650
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Dewey Short Visitors Center is a great 35 minute stop while in Branson. You get a great view of Table Rock Lake, as well as plenty of information about the local area and the construction of the dam in displays. Would be a great...More

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by. Interesting displays, well kept and very friendly, helpful attendants. A little bit of history of the area as well as flora and fauna in the area. Nice presentations,

Thank Linda O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful building with interesting information about the Table Rock Dam and it's history. Offers a great view of the dam.

Thank janelaine3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Learned a lot about the lake and dam. Kids would enjoy. A nice walk to it and it is free. Just a short drive from Branson.

Thank jayhawkdix
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place. Sit outside if the weather is nice and enjoy the lake. Good view of the dam. Great place to chill for free.

Thank julianjoey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love living here because I can go as much as I want. It is located right on the edge of Table Rock lake and the dam. Has super views for taking family photos.

Thank combatdoc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here for information on hiking trails in the area and found very pleasant and helpful staff. You can enjoy a picnic here also on the grounds or view the small museum in the building.

Thank Sharon M
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What are the hours of operation for visitors?
8 July 2016|
Response from LMCarty | Reviewed this property |
The center is open: 10 AM until 5 PM Daily March - December Tuesday-Saturday in January and February..