Richard I Bong Veterans Historical Center

The Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center, named for America's Ace of Aces and Medal of Honor recipient, Major Richard Ira Bong of Poplar, WI welcomes visitors year-round. The Center proudly honors veterans of WWII and later conflicts. Visitors step back in time as they explore war & military history through interactive displays and visual exhibits including "Marge" a rare, restored P-38 fighter. Admission required. Groups & Motorcoach travel welcome. Watch for special events, progams, guest speakers & book signings throughout the year.

Hours of Operation

Open daily from mid-May to mid-October Hours: Monday-Saturday 9am-5pm & Sunday noon-5pm Mid-October to mid-May open Tuesday-Saturday 9am-5pm.


Located at the intersections of US Highways 2 and 53 in Superior.


  • Disabled Access
  • On Water

Museum/Gallery Type

  • Other

History/Heritage Type

  • Military Heritage
  • Wisconsin History