We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tupelo Veteran's Museum

689 Rutherford Road, Tupelo, MS 38801
+1 662-844-1515
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Great serendipitous find.

We dropped by the local historical museum when we were camped near Tupelo and discovered this gem... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Readnwalk
,
Seattle
Awesome museum

This is an awesome and must see museum, very worth revisiting. On Facebook page and yelp it says... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
babycatlori
,
Temple, Oklahoma
via mobile
Read all 48 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent96%
  • Very good4%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
LOCATION
689 Rutherford Road, Tupelo, MS 38801
CONTACT
Website
+1 662-844-1515
Write a ReviewReviews (48)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"military memorabilia"
in 2 reviews
"private collection"
in 2 reviews
"incredible collection"
in 2 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 2 reviews
"lute"
in 10 reviews
"veterans"
in 6 reviews
"tony"
in 24 reviews
"dunn"
in 4 reviews
"exhibits"
in 6 reviews
"display"
in 5 reviews
"history"
in 12 reviews
"war"
in 2 reviews
"treasure"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We dropped by the local historical museum when we were camped near Tupelo and discovered this gem at the back of the local museum. WOW! I'm not a military buff, but my husband convinced me to wander back there after he had seen the collection...More

1  Thank Readnwalk
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is an awesome and must see museum, very worth revisiting. On Facebook page and yelp it says they are open Monday through Friday 9am to 4 pm and open Saturday 10am to 3 pm. They are not open on Saturdays. We made the mistake...More

1  Thank babycatlori
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

Very cool find! Hopefully Mr. Tony is in when you're there. Make sure you talk to him. Knowledgeable about anything and everything military. Visited with my cousins when they flew out to see me. Unexpected find and fun visit. Highly recommend a stop by.

1  Thank Christian S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed December 20, 2017

Loved talking to Tony. He is a great guy. He has a very unique collection and i was very impressed with his collection.

1  Thank hsims1983
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed September 22, 2017

went to the museum and love it. took the grandkids and they loved it. looking forward to go back soon.

1  Thank henryj688
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed August 25, 2017

This museum is accessed through the Oren Dunn Museum. Mr. Lute was an informative and helpful tour guide. He has memorabilia starting with the Civil War and going through Afghanistan. Really interesting and well worth our time. We were sorry to not have more time!!!

1  Thank Susan W
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed August 17, 2017

A truly hidden gem. I highly recommend anyone going to see it. A great tribute to veterans. We were all very touched.

1  Thank Kimszrolltide
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

Really amazing museum and so much to look at. Me. Lute is amazing at telling the history of the topics in the museum. Definitely a wonderful place to keep visiting. Love it.

1  Thank babycatlori
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed July 15, 2017

Informative, educational and Tony adds a personal touch and humor. My grandsons love to go here. A great place to visit for the entire family and learn some history and appreciation for our military. Thank you!

1  Thank AveryMississippi
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

It's the best museum I've ever been to and the people are every friendly and if u like history this is a place for u

1  Thank lakkkkke
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 27 hotels in Tupelo
Town House Motel
4 reviews
4.34 km away
Scottish Inn
12 reviews
4.81 km away
Travelers Motel
1 review
5.17 km away
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Tupelo North
240 reviews
5.21 km away
Nearby Restaurants
D'Casa Mexican Grill
49 reviews
1.71 km away
Danver's
55 reviews
4.22 km away
Steele's Dive
42 reviews
.90 km away
Scarlet's Donuts
8 reviews
.78 km away
Nearby Attractions
Tupelo Automobile Museum
478 reviews
6.47 km away
Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum
1,209 reviews
7.98 km away
Elvis Presley Center
83 reviews
7.98 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Dubhedo
November 8, 2016|
Answer
Response from Mark P | Reviewed this property |
Not sure what time they open, we went in the early afternoon. You could try checking out the Oren Dunn City Museum website, or give them a call.
0
Votes