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Willmore Lodge

1 Willmore Lane, Lake Ozark, MO 65049
800-451-4117
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Ranked #4 of 18 Attractions in Lake Ozark
Type: Tourist/ Visitor Centers, Other
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Rush Hill, Missouri, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

As new residents at the Lake, we have been inviting friends and family to enjoy its many wonders. One of these is Willmore Lodge. If you are interested in the history of Lake Ozark, don't miss the small-but-fascinating museum. The Lodge itself is lovely and architecturally interesting, and has a great view.

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Searcy, Arkansas
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45 reviews 45 reviews
12 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We stumbled upon the center. It has a beautiful view from inside. There is information about the area and a lot of information about the dam as it was being built.

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53 reviews 53 reviews
18 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Very nice lodge and visitors center. It had a nice selection of guides for around the area. We picked up a little coupon book for some stores on "The Strip". The information about the building of the Bagnell Dam was very interesting. We were glad we stumbled onto it.

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Hazelwood, Missouri
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68 reviews 68 reviews
24 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Stopped off the road to visit. The lady working the information desk went above and beyond as far as courtesy and information was concerned. There is a display giving the history of how the Lake of the Ozarks came to be. Also a nice assortment of brochures and maps for local attractions. It also has a big balcony which overlooks... More

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Atascadero, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Beautiful building and immersing history. You can breeze through quickly or spend hours. A lot of depth in the history from original source material. I enjoyed the old videos and the book of invoices from the construction of the dam. There is history of the construction of the dam and how they had to clear towns, info on how the... More

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Holcomb, Missouri
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This place is gorgeous and a very big part of the history of the dam. It's amazing how the lodge has been maintained all of these years and it definitely has the best view of the lake! It only takes about an hour so well worth dropping in

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

The lodge is an historical residence and is very pretty. The museum was small, but interesting. I did not realize the lake was privately owned until I toured the museum. The garden area was pretty, but the path was very steep, so it is not for wheelchairs, strollers,or people who have trouble walking.

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Dixon
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Great history display on how the Lake of the Ozarks was formed. Very knowledgeable regarding Lake news and things to do.

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Lake Ozark, Missouri
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This is a quaint old lodge that's been overlooking Lake of the Ozarks even before there was a lake. Completed in 1930, this historic lodge now houses the Lake Area Chamber of Commerce. It has undergone extensive restoration and is now the best pace to learn about the history of Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks. Worth a quick... More

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Farragut, iowa, USA
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50 reviews 50 reviews
9 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

This is a very nice place to ake the family and learn the history of the area. I highly recommend taking the tour!

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