Preserving Our Nation’s Military Newspaper


The National Stars and Stripes Museum and Library is located in Bloomfield, Missouri. It is dedicated to the preservation and history of the Stars and Stripes Newspaper and the US Armed Forces.

Our Mission

The mission of the National Stars and Stripes Museum & Library is the documentation, preservation, and communication of the iconic story of the Stars and Stripes newspaper and the commitment and service of the Stars and Stripers, our servicemen and women, and everyday citizens through exhibits, educational outreach, and special programs to further our freedoms and values.

Plan Your Visit

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Latest From The Museum

handprint art

SATURDAY, JANUARY 29, 2022 AT 10 AM – 2 PM Join us for our first Kids Day at the Museum for 2022! Guests will be able to make and take

Fighting february

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2022 AT 10 AM – 4 PM SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2022 AT 10 AM – 2 PM WWII living history displays, WWII mock battles, weapons demonstrations, WWII


SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2022 AT 10 AM – 2 PM Come join us for a fun Kids Day filled with exciting Trivia Games! Kids will get the chance to compete

Trivia Night

SATURDAY, MARCH 19, 2022 AT 6 PM It’s time for Trivia! The Stars and Stripes Museum is hosting its 5th Annual Trivia Night. $15/person or $100/tableMulligans are available and The


SATURDAY, MARCH 26, 2022 AT 10 AM – 2 PM Come join us at the museum for an extra special Kids Day! Agents from Mingo National Wildlife Refuge will be

Easter Egg Hunt

SATURDAY, APRIL 23, 2022 AT 10 AM – 2 PM Come out to the Stars and Stripes for a fun-filled Easter Egg Hunt! We will have a 5 and under