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Bonniebrook Historical Society and Kewpie Museum

485 Rose Oneil Rd, Walnut Shade, Branson, MO 65771-9245
+1 800-539-7437
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What a fantastic find!!

I visited here with my Aunt. I grew up in the area and cannot believe I never visited here before... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mesa, Arizona
Bonniebrook Museum and Historical House

Bonniebrook was the home to Kewpie Doll creator, Rose O'Neill. There is wonderful history in... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2016
Shari S
Ozark, Missouri
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485 Rose Oneil Rd, Walnut Shade, Branson, MO 65771-9245
+1 800-539-7437
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited here with my Aunt. I grew up in the area and cannot believe I never visited here before. We were there on a quiet weekday and had a private tour. Susan was our docent and I found her knowledge of the history to...More

1  Thank charylec
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Bonniebrook was the home to Kewpie Doll creator, Rose O'Neill. There is wonderful history in touring the historical home that Rose occupied along with her family to the museum that houses much of her art, dolls and her life. She was a most interesting person...More

Thank Shari S
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Just a few miles north of Branson sits a lovely, large reconstructed home of Rose O'Neil - artist, illustrator and creator of the famous Kewpie Doll. Her life was fascinating and through the tour, you can hear all about it. The cost is only $8...More

Thank Jeanine B
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Nice place to visit, and shop some. The folks are very friendly. It is a little out of the way, but worth the trouble of finding it.

1  Thank James F
Reviewed 4 April 2016

This is a fabulous historic home and gardens with it's own Fine Art Museum. Makes me proud to be a resident of Missouri to know that such a world-renowned woman of action, ingenuity, culture, and creativity once graced our area. A lodestar for women in...More

4  Thank Chieflady
Reviewed 7 August 2015

If you have ever been a fan of the Kewpie doll, you will want to visit Bonniebrook and learn about Rose O'Neill. We eat at a vintage restaurant named after the doll in Racine, Wi., so thought we would check this place out. Hearing about...More

2  Thank champaignlady
Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

This is a very well done museum/family estate/gallery! The museum and rebuilt, modern version of Rose O'Neill's family home (original burned to the ground in the 1940s) is fully air conditioned, so don't let that deter you on a hot, humid day! The grounds are...More

3  Thank Alix1929
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Started the tour, guided through Rose's home. Then we were free to walk the grounds, and see the family cemetery! Afterwards, we went through the Kewpie museum, and the a separate art gallery! Quite an experience that took us 2 or 3 hours. We took...More

1  Thank kathy103
Reviewed 8 July 2015

This is a very fun place to visit and know that the lady who started the kewpie doll visited there often during her lifetime. It is a beautiful spot and very well kept home.

2  Thank Dianne M
Reviewed 13 June 2015

I love this museum,, very light and very clean...love the home, feels like a place that everyone would love to live, very peaceful

1  Thank lynn l
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