Mountain Home VA Medical Center and Museum
This former hospital building is now an administrative building
Prior to the 1960s, the facility maintained a policy of racial segregation. This photo was taken in 1921 and shows Black veterans in the "Colored Ward" of the hospital.
The Museum at Mountain Home offers exhibits related to the history of the hospital and general medical history.
Backstory and Context
The historic buildings are open to the public, although visitors must first make arrangements or check-in with any on-duty police officer. With prior approval, visitors can schedule a time to tour buildings such as the chapel and clock tower.