Brevard Veterans Memorial Museum & Military Museum is located at South Sykes Creek Parkway on Merritt Island, Florida and is approximately seven miles from Cape Canaveral. Located in the Veterans Memorial Center and Park, the museum is managed by the Brevard Veterans Memorial Center Inc. The museum is open to the public from 8.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Saturday and 12noon to 5pm on Sundays.
The museum displays military artifacts and pieces of memorabilia from all the wars that the United States has been involved in since the American War of Independence. All military services are represented here with items on display loaned or donated to the museum. The exhibits include military uniforms, medals, weapons, models and pictures amongst many other things.
A multi-media library is also located at the site, which is open the same hours as the museum and features many military books, photographs, tapes and DVDs. In the entrance to the foyer of the Memorial Center is The Hall of Honor. Photographs of veterans and the colors of the participating Veterans Organizations are on display here. Within half a mile of the museum are several eateries including Lazy Bean Café, Outback Steakhouse and Hooters.
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