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Branson City Trip — Attractions

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What to See & Do in Branson

Your resource guide to make the most of Branson's many attractions.

 

COLLEGES

College of the Ozarks
345 Opportunity Ave.
Point Lookout, MO 65726
417-334-6411

This unique, Christian liberal arts college is known as Hard Work U because its students work on campus for their tuition. It's a beautiful campus with interesting sights to see, including the Ralph Foster Museum, which celebrates the history of the Ozarks.

FISHING

Scotty's Trout Dock & Marina
500 S. Boxcar Willie Dr.
Branson, MO 65616
417-334-4288

Convenient to the Branson Landing, Scotty's offers rental boats and a fishing guide service at one of Missouri's premier trout fishing spots, Lake Taneycomo.

GOLFING

Buffalo Ridge Springs
1001 Branson Creek Blvd.
Hollister, MO 65672
417-339-4653

Designed by Tom Fazio, Buffalo Ridge Springs, in nearby Hollister, is a top-ranked public Missouri golf course.

MUSEUMS

The Titanic Museum in Branson, Missouri is a 100-foot tall, half-scale replica of the famous ship

America's Presidency Museum
2849 Gretna Rd.
Branson, MO 65616
417-334-8683

Evolving exhibits and collection of artifacts and documents provides perspective on the holders of America's highest public office, their wives, and American history in general.

Branson Auto Museum
1335 W. Hwy. 76
Branson, MO 65616
417-335-2600

This museum features a continuously changing exhibit of more than 100 cars, most of them indoors, as well as old toys and hotrod parts and accessories.

Ripley's Believe It or Not!
3326 W. Hwy. 76
Branson, MO 65616
417-337-5300

Touted as Branson's most-photographed building, Ripley's exhibits of the unusual are always fascinating and entertaining.

Titanic Museum
3235 W. Hwy. 76
Branson, MO 65616
417-334-9500

One of the most popular attractions on the Strip. The building is in part a 100-foor half-scale replica of the fated ship.

Veterans Museum
1250 W. Hwy 76
Branson, MO 65616
417-336-2300

Branson celebrates America's veterans, and no more so than with this museum, which highlights their sacrifices and service in the 20th century and beyond.

SHOPPING

Branson Landing
3027 W. Hwy. 76
Branson, MO 65616
417-332-3408

The landing is downtown Branson's new 95-acre upscale waterfront area on Lake Taneycomo. With 100 retailers and restaurants, it makes for a grand shopping and dining experience.

Grand Village Shops
2800 W. Hwy. 76
Branson, MO 65616
417-336-4300

These 26 shops are a pleasure to browse. Set among brick walkways, flowerbeds, fountains, and trees, the buildings give a nod to old town Charleston, South Carolina. Two restaurants are also available.

Historic Downtown Branson
Downtown Branson Main Street Association
P.O. Box 1034
119 W. Pacific St.
Branson, MO 65616
417-334-1548

Brick facades and Victorian lamp posts recall the Branson of yesteryear. Home to Branson's oldest theater and scores of "mom and pop" shops and cafés. You'll find a treasure trove of treats among these gems.

Tanger Outlets
2325 W. Hwy. 76
Branson, MO 65616
417-337-9328

A popular outlet featuring Coach Factory, Eddie Bauer Outlet, Liz Claiborne Outlet, Polo Ralph Lauren Factory Store, and Nike Factory Store, among others.

SHOWS

The Acrobats of China show in Branson, Missouri

Acrobats of China Featuring the New Shanghai Circus
New Shanghai Theater
645 Hwy. 165
Branson, MO 65616
417-336-8888

A fast-paced display of thrilling physical prowess, graceful dancing, plate spinning, jug juggling and more.

Baldknobbers Jamboree Show
Baldknobbers Country Music Theatre
2835 W. Hwy. 76
Branson, MO 65616
417-334-4528

The Baldknobbers are celebrating 50 years as Branson's first show. Country music and gospel performed by the Mabe family and cast, interspersed with the comedy of the hilarious Hargus Marcel and others.

The Duttons
Dutton Family Theater
3454 W. Hwy. 76
Branson, MO 65616
417-332-2772

This versatile music group will amaze you with their musical virtuosity. Each member plays an impressive array of instruments. There are great vocal harmonies and the group is very talented.

Kirby VanBurch Theatre
2353 State Hwy. 248
Branson, MO 65616
417-337-7140

Big cats, motorcycles, even a helicopter — what more could you want in an award-winning magic show?

Sight & Sound Theatre
1001 Shepherd of the Hills Expy.
Branson, MO 65616
417-335-7900

Inspiring stories presented on a 300-foot-long stage.

Presleys' Country Jubilee
Presley's Country Jubilee Theater
2920 W. Hwy. 76
Branson, MO 65616
417-334-4874

The Presleys opened Branson's first theater and they're still packing them in. It's a country music and comedy stage show with an all-around great cast.

Liverpool Legends
The Mansion Theatre
189 Expressway Ln.
Branson, MO 65616
417-239-1333


Beatles fans won't want to miss this one. The members of Liverpool Legends were handpicked by Louise Harrison, George Harrison's sister. Live tribute band. Fabulous.

Tony Roi's Elvis Experience
The Americana Theatre
2905 W. Hwy. 76
Branson, MO 65616
417-339-4663

Elvis impersonators from far and wide come to catch Toni Roi's tribute to the king of rock'n' roll. Relax and enjoy the show — you're in the presence of a master.

Shepherd of the Hills Homestead & Outdoor Theatre
5586 W. Hwy. 76
Branson, MO 65616
417-334-4191

This classic outdoor drama helped start it all. It's Harold Bell Wright's novel brought to life.

Six
Hughes American Family Theatre
3425 W. Hwy. 76
Branson, MO 65615
417-334-0076

One of the best new shows in Branson, Six is made up of the Knudson brothers. The performance showcases vocal percussion and harmonies.

Jim Stafford
3440 W. Hwy. 76
Branson, Mo 65616
417-335-8080

Voted Branson's best entertainer, Jim Stafford has been entertaining audiences in Branson for 18 years. His show is filled with music and comedy.

Shoji Tabuchi
3260 Shepherd of the Hills Expy.
Branson, MO 65616
417-334-7469

Long-running favorite Shoji Tabuchi is joined onstage by his wife, Dorothy, and daughter, Christina, and backed by a 17-piece orchestra. He's a master violinist and plays a wide range of musical styles.

SIGHTSEEING

Branson Landing Cruises
7 N. Boardwalk
Branson, MO 65616
877-382-6287

Two 100-foot vessels ply the waters of Lake Taneycomo — the Lake Queen paddle-wheeler and the Landing Princess pleasure yacht — offering sightseeing and lunch and dinner cruises.

Branson Scenic Railway
206 E. Main St.
Branson, MO 65616
417-334-6110

Travel through the scenic Ozark countryside while riding in a 1940s passenger railcar, passing through mountainside tunnels and over high valley trestles.

THEMED ATTRACTIONS

White Water water park in Branson, Missouri

Silver Dollar City
399 Indian Point Rd.
Branson, MO 65616
417-336-7171

Silver Dollar City, an 1880s-themed park, is Branson's most popular attraction. It features craft demonstrations, rides, shops, restaurants and shows. Celebrate life on the edge of America's frontier.

White Water
3505 W. Hwy. 76
Branson, MO 65616
417-336-7171

Branson's premier water park, with rides, slides and a huge wave pool.

WINERIES

Stone Hill Winery
601 Hwy. 165
Branson, MO 65616
417-334-1897

The free wine-tasting tour is a big draw and a real treat.

RESOURCES

Branson/Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce/CVB
P.O. Box 1897
Branson MO 65615
800-296-0463


MORE BRANSON INFORMATION

Branson Hotels

Branson Restaurants

Branson Attractions

Travel Guide Missouri

Branson CVB



* Images courtesy of Branson/Lakes Area Convention and Visitors Bureau

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