Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri: Military Museums of Fort Leonard Wood Team Field Report

495 South Dakota Ave., Fort Leonard Wood, MO
I-44 exit 161A. Drive south on the I-44 extension for several miles to Fort Leonard Wood. Once past the Visitors Center, continue south on Missouri Ave., then bear left onto Constitution Ave. for 1.5 miles. When Constitution Ave. dead ends, turn left onto South Dakota Ave. The John B. Mahaffey Museum Complex will be on the left, between Illinois and Nebraska Aves.
M-F 8-4, Sa 10-4 (Call to verify)
RA Rates:
Major Fun
Save to My Sights

Military museums.

Military Museums of Fort Leonard Wood
Three museums under one roof, all free. The U.S. Army Engineer Museum and Military Police Museum are both good, but the Chemical Corps Museum is what you want to see first. Report... [09/02/2012]

Visitor Tips and News About Military Museums of Fort Leonard Wood

Reports and tips from visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

Berlin Wall slabs.

Military Museums of Fort Leonard Wood

Along with the museums, we loved that we got to see an actual piece of the Berlin wall right outside the entrance to the museums. Also across the street are a wide array of military vehicles. My three boys all loved it!

[Sarah, 04/01/2015]

Army Chemical Corps Museum.

Military Museums of Fort Leonard Wood

The Chemical and Engineer museums are full and interesting. The MP museum is ehh. The MP museum does have great merchandise -- as for the other gift shops, it's eh! Worth the trip and worth the knowledge of what the military does. Great place. Mr. Greg, the facility manager, and Mr. Stein are very sweet!

[Rshell, 07/17/2014]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Statue of a SapperStatue of a Sapper, Fort Leonard Wood, MO - < 1 mi.
UranusUranus, Uranus, MO - 6 mi.
Jurassic Diner DinosaursJurassic Diner Dinosaurs, St. Robert, MO - 6 mi.
In the region:
World's Largest Route 66 Rocking Chair, Fanning, MO - 41 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

May 20, 2019

My Sights

My Sights

Create Your Own Bizarre Road Trips!

Try My Sights

Roadside America app
Roadside Presidents app

Missouri Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

Buck Atom: Space Cowboy Muffler Man, Tulsa, Oklahoma (May 20-26, 2019)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings

Sightings. Arrives without warning. Leaves no burn marks. A free newsletter from Subscribe now! Hotel & Motel Finder

Special rates for hotels.

Nearby Hotels: Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri

Nightly rates found:

Book Now