MUSEUM, GARDEN, & HISTORICAL HOME
"I love this place better than anywhere on earth"
-Rose O'Neill about Bonniebrook
Bonniebrook is a historic home and museum located in Walnut Shade, Missouri, just a short drive from Branson. Our museum is dedicated to preserving the life and legacy of artist, writer, and activist Rose O'Neill, best known for her creation of the Kewpie dolls.
Bonniebrook Museum features Rose's original drawings, paintings, and sculptures, artifacts from the O'Neill home, a large collection of Kewpies and other characters, the O'Neill family cemetery, and much more!
As one of the only art museums and historical homes in the Branson area, Bonniebrook is a must-see destination for those looking for things to do in Branson, Missouri and the surrounding areas. Come visit this well-preserved piece of history!
"The place is gorgeous and full of magic! The staff are truly committed to keeping [Rose O'Neill's] memory alive."
- Sherri, Google Review
"The best kept secret in the Ozarks! Wonderful house museum and gallery of Rose O'Neill. I highly recommend on your next trip to Branson."
- Lorene, Google Review
"It’s a wonderful place to learn about a woman who made strides for other women and created... unique art."
- Karlee, Google Review
OPEN APRIL 1-OCTOBER 31