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Part of a tourist attraction called Top of the Rock, the Ancient Ozarks Natural History Museum explores the natural and cultural history of the Ozark region, which stretches across into Arkansas. The museum features exhibits of Native American artifacts and artwork, ancient animal dioramas, weapons, Civil War artifacts. The museum was established by Johnny Morris, who founded the company Bass Pro Shops.


  • This is one of several dioramas on display at the museum.
"Ancient Ozarks Natural History Museum." Top of the Rock. Accessed November 16, 2018.  https://www.topoftherock.com/attractions/natural-history-museum-en.html.

Carroll, Nell. "Beauty in Branson." September 25, 2018.  https://www.statesman.com/LIFESTYLE/20180119/Beauty-in-Branson.

Photo: ExploreBranson.com