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John B. Mahaffey Museum Complex, Fort Leonard Wood

An unusual complex of military museums:

A replica of a World War II camp, with barracks, chapel and mess hall, supply office, as well as building displays that discuss segregation in early military life and the German Prisoners that lived at Fort Leonard Wood during WWII.

Outdoor Military Vehicle Museum, great photo opportunities!

The Indoor Museum Complex offers; Army Engineer Museum, with maps and tools dating to the Revolutionary War; the Military Police Museum, housing items from U.S. frontier army-post life to the Iraq wars and the Chemical Corps Museum which documents the effects of chemical warfare, covering the last nine centuries. Display's are changed regularly.

Note: Photo ID, vehicle registration and proof of insurance required to enter the Fort Leonard Wood Military Installation. Closed major holidays and Saturdays and Sundays.


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495 S. Dakota Ave.
Fort Leonard Wood, MO 65473

Additional Information

Open Year-round
Gift / Souvenir Shop
Wi-Fi Available
ADA Fully Compliant
Smoking Allowed Outdoors Only
All Ages
Canoeing Outfitters
Historic District
Backpacking Trail
Biking / Walking Trails
Service Animals Welcome
Free Admission
Advance Contact Required

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