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Wright Museum of WWII

77 Center St, Wolfeboro, NH 03894
+1 603-569-1212
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Wonderful Museum.

If your a fan of history, WWll and educational attractions this museum is a great place to visit... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2016
Norton, Massachusetts
Proud to be an American

No wonder our grandfathers and great grandfathers are called the Greatest Generation. This museum... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2016
Stephen A
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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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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
77 Center St, Wolfeboro, NH 03894
+1 603-569-1212
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Reviewed 21 July 2016

If your a fan of history, WWll and educational attractions this museum is a great place to visit. A wonderful collection brings back many memories.

Thank Michaelbdoherty
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

No wonder our grandfathers and great grandfathers are called the Greatest Generation. This museum presents a picture of America United to keep freedom alive. Tracing the history of the war years creates a context that enables us to feel the benefit of working together for...More

Thank Stephen A
Reviewed 15 July 2016

great museum showing how American came together in ww 2.A must see on how the home front coped and how we all pulled together. The old music is worth the trip alone. Great exhibits the time tunnel is great. Don't miss the short film. Nice...More

Thank al m
Reviewed 14 July 2016

This is a fantastic Museum especially for a small town. Has numerous interesting exhibits including a large selection of functioning World War II military vehicles. Most of these vehicles are even used every year in the Fourth of July parade. A must-see for Wolfeboro visitors.

Thank 31aprilc
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Thought we would slip in for an hour but ended up being the last ones there. Quite impressed with the two operable tanks (Sherman and Sheridan) as well as the memorabilia, much of which were still around when we were kids. Our parents lived in...More

Thank jbgay
Reviewed 12 July 2016

This museum is a perfect side trip with your family on a cloudy day in the beautiful NH Lakes region. It is good enough to be a destination on its own and simply perfect for an afternoon when the lakes don't beckon. Beautifully arranged, the...More

Thank teezee
Reviewed 9 July 2016

This museum has exhibits on both the home front and battle front during WWII. The home front exhibits brought back memories of visiting my grandmothers home as a child. The WWII vehicles exhibit is impressive. Well worth a visit when in the Wolfboro NH area.

Thank GraftonTraveler24
Reviewed 5 July 2016

I just came from the Wright Museum in Wolfeboro and I am so happy to have finally visited this wonderful place which is just down the road from where I live! This is a museum which focuses on the American Experience from 1939 to 1945,...More

1  Thank lakelife4us
Reviewed 3 July 2016

The other comments are spot on. A visit here gives you a feeling of what it was like to live in America during the war. The military hardware exhibits are well balanced with domestic examples.

Thank LakeGeezer
Reviewed 29 June 2016

this is a must see place to stop it brings history alive the museum tells not only about the war it tells the story of hardship and courage of people who lived this time in history small children may get bored but older people wont...More

Thank George A
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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.