BRANSON, Mo. – The Dewey Short Visitor Center is now open for the season, Tuesday

through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Located just south of Table Rock Dam on State Highway 165, the

visitor center offers several interactive displays, a 22-minute film about the purpose and construction of

the dam, and viewing decks overlooking Table Rock Lake and Dam. Picnic facilities and a 2.2 mile

asphalt surface trail are located on the visitor center grounds.

During March, the Dewey Short Visitor Center will celebrate National Women’s History Month.

Five women will be highlighted who have greatly contributed to the field of engineering and/or the U.S.

Army Corps of Engineers. Children of all ages can complete a scavenger hunt for a prize or do other

educational activities pertaining to women’s history.

Park rangers will provide short programs every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday beginning at

11 a.m. Come learn about the importance of Table Rock Lake and the benefits it provides to our great


From Memorial Day Weekend to Labor Day Weekend the visitor center will be open seven days

a week, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Programs are subject to change or cancellation. Please call the day of to confirm programs are

occurring. The visitor center may be temporarily closed due to inclement weather.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.