Visit The Museum

The Stars and Stripes National Museum and Library is the only museum in the United States dedicated to the history of our nation’s military newspaper.

Plan Your Visit


Museum Hours

Monday, Wednesday-Friday 10-4
Saturday 10-2
Closed: Tuesday and Sunday


Get Directions to The Stars and Stripes National Museum and Library.

Upcoming Events

Youth programs, educational workshops, and other special events are held at the museum.

Schedule a Tour

Request a guided tour or school field trip to the museum. Virtual tours are also available now!

The exhibit covers American military history from a unique perspective with more than 7,000 square feet of captivating multimedia displays. It also features a comprehensive history of the Stars and Stripes newspaper, starting from its first publication in Bloomfield, Missouri on November 9, 1861, and continuing through WWI, WWII, and to the present day. The exhibit showcases the newspaper itself, as well as the talented writers who contributed to it, and a collection of photographs taken by photojournalists.

Hours & Directions

The Stars and Stripes Museum and Library​

17377 Stars and Stripes Way, Bloomfield, MO 63825 

Museum Hours

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 10 am – 4 pm
Saturday: 10 am – 2 pm 
Tuesday, Sunday: Closed

Schedule a Tour

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