Military Veterans Museum &

Welcome to the

Education Center

Honoring our Nation’s military history through education and preservation

Our Story

Our organization began with a shared dream of 5 WWII veterans. This group of men dreamed of the day there would be a museum in the East-Central part of Wisconsin dedicated to telling the stories of our Honored Veterans.

LATEST UPDATES AND NEWS

Get in the know Of everything going on with MVMEC!

  • We will be having book author Danielle Gay at MVMEC on Friday, June 24 for a book signing. If you have time and are in the area, stop in! See poster with details at left. 
  • Brutus and ‘Lil Brutus will be loading up on Saturday, June 1 for a trip to Canton Ohio to attend a 359 Transportation Company Vietnam Reunion. They will be returning sometime June 9. If your wish is to see these two vehicles, please plan on coming in after June 9.
  • The IANI (I Am Not Invisible) dispaly will remain with us here at MVMEC until the end of June. If you did not come in to see it during our Open House, come in any weekend now through the end of June to see it. The display honors the service of 17 Wisconsin Women Veterans.
  • Spring has sprung and we have changed our hours to our summer schedule. Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 10AM to 5PM. See picture at loeft for an example of the items on display.
  • Our annual Cornhole Tournament was a great success this year. See the Newsletter at the left for details. Mark your calendars for Saturday, March 15, 2025 and plan on coming out to participate next year. We clear out several of our vehicles in the center of the museum to make this event possible.
  • Many of our visitors ask what happened to the T34-85 Tank we used to have on display. We have an article on the tank on page 5 of our Winter 2022 Newsletter. Click here to see the Newsletter.
  • And, as always, Private Tours are available year round. Call Stu Tribbey (920) 379-1180 or [email protected] to schedule a visit.
  • Our Motor Pool area can be set up with tables and chairs for group meetings or other events like birthday parties. Interested? Contact Stu Tribbey at the above phone number or email. 

member and visitor comments

Mike Winston 

I love stopping in from time to time to see what new things Y’all have done. Nice place and great People

Stephanie Heinritz

Troy Selman

Nice small museum with friendly and knowledgeable volunteers. Exhibits were very well cared for. A nice hour to spend.

Brian Beyer

Really enjoyed it, loved that they have retired military personnel that gives the tours of the facility!!! Very informative!!

A great spot to pay your respects, as well as to take a family member who has served. Great museum.