Preserving Our Nation’s Military Newspaper

 

Welcome to The Stars and Stripes National Museum and Library. Located in Bloomfield, Missouri, our institution is committed to preserving the rich history of the Stars and Stripes Newspaper and the US Armed Forces. Join us in exploring the fascinating stories and pivotal moments that have shaped our nation’s military history.

Our Mission

The Stars and Stripes National Museum and Library documents, collects, preserves, and exhibits materials related to the history, work, contents, scope and role of the Stars and Stripes military newspaper from its origins to the present. The Museum and Library seeks to enhance the understanding and appreciation of the Stars and Stripes’ important role in history by preserving, interpreting, and making its archives available to those who are interested in using its resources for research purposes.

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Latest From The Museum

Dig into history at The Stars and Stripes National Museum and Library with our Victory Garden Workshop on Thursday, February 29, 2024 at 6:00 pm. When the United States entered

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2024 AT 10 AM – 2 PM  The Stars and Stripes National Museum and Library will be hosting our February Kids Day at the Museum: WWII Navajo

7th Annual Trivia Night Fundraiser SATURDAY, MARCH 9, 2024 DOORS OPEN AT 5PM | THE LAIR EVENT CENTER IN DEXTER Support the Museum While Having Fun! The Stars and Stripes National

Paint for a Cause Fundraiser – MAKE A DONATION – – PAINT A SPACE ON THE MURAL – – SUPPORT THE MUSEUM –  The Paint for a Cause Fundraiser for The Stars