Dewey Short Visitor Center opens for the season

Published Feb. 11, 2022
Dewey Short Visitor Center

Dewey Short Visitor Center

BRANSON, Mo. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Table Rock Lake Project Office will open the Dewey Short Visitor Center for the season on March 1. 

Hours of Operation for 2022:

March 1 – May 28:  Tuesday – Saturday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

May 29 – Sept. 5:  Sunday – Saturday, 9 a.m. –

Sept. 6 – Nov. 30:  Tuesday – Saturday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Closed for the Season Dec. 1, 2022 – Feb. 28, 2023.

All visitors are requested to wear masks and follow proper social distancing. 

Located just south of Table Rock Dam on State Highway 165, the visitor center offers several interactive displays including a hands-on augmented reality sandbox that allows visitors to create their own watershed.

There is also a 22-minute film about the purpose and construction of the dam, viewing decks overlooking Table Rock Lake and Lake Taneycomo, picnic facilities and a 2.2-mile asphalt surface trail all located on the visitor center grounds.

America the Beautiful and USACE Annual Day Use passes will be available for purchase in the visitor center. America the Beautiful passes can also be purchased online at

For more information contact the Dewey Short Visitor Center at 501-340-1943. 

Recreation information can be found on the Internet at, on Facebook at and on Twitter at


Release no. 22-010