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Wright Museum of WWII

77 Center St, Wolfeboro, NH 03894
+1 603-569-1212
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A Time to Remember

I had been by the Wright Museum several times wondering how a WWII could be of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Hallie46
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Dover, New Hampshire
Wonderful surprise

A group of us added this stop as a break from the road on our way home from a road trip to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Andrew Q
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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.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 00:00 - 00:01
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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77 Center St, Wolfeboro, NH 03894
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I had been by the Wright Museum several times wondering how a WWII could be of interest...particularly in a small town such as Wolfeboro, NH. Was I wrong! This small but mighty museum tells the story of the home front and what it meant for...More

Thank Hallie46
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of us added this stop as a break from the road on our way home from a road trip to Gettysburg one weekend. Its a small museum packed with information and is extremely well thought out. The curator was extremely knowledgeable and enthusiastic...More

Thank Andrew Q
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You would think that this museum would have pictures from WWII and tanks and guns. It has so much more and changes it's displays to highlight different topics! This museum tells the whole story, what life was like at home as well as at the...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Museum offers exceptional tour of the US homefront and war effort for the years 1939 through 1945, Artifacts and vehicles are displayed in an wonderful walt through the history of our country.

Thank notso11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good small museum linking the American home front with the war effort from 1939 to 1945. Good artifacts and pleasant docents.

Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is a small, but mighty, museum with a remarkable collections of a wide variety of artifacts from the World War II era. It is beautifully curated with galleries of interest to young and not-so-young, male and female. One of my favorites is a period...More

Thank louise g
Reviewed 10 March 2017

When or if you are ever in Wolfeboro,NH, the Wright Museum should be one of your stops if you appreciate history . It is truely a time capsule and you can easily spend a few hours there if you wish, especially on a hot summer...More

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 19 January 2017

So much history of the WWII era. Actual keeps, tanks, medic vans, etc. staged by decade so you can advance through the time warp. The post office is great and also the kitchen set up! A must see in wolfeboro nh!

Thank Patricia N
Reviewed 18 November 2016

So thorough and entertaining, we've enjoyed several visits. Particularly rewarding in the company of members of the Greatest Generation. So great to see so much of American life as it was in the period from the late 1930s to the mid 1940s both at home...More

Thank Sr_bigotes_12
Reviewed 7 November 2016

It may look small from the outside but don't be fooled, this 'Little Museum' is BIG inside with a treasure trove of information on WW II and especially how it was to live on the 'Home front' in the New England area and support the...More

Thank Jerry R
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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.
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