Jan. 22 COVID-19 UPDATE: The Memorial buildings will be opening to the public on Monday, January 25. Our guests will need to wear face coverings and adhere to social distancing protocols. Our top priority at the Virginia War Memorial is the health and safety of our visitors, volunteers, and staff.
Through the stories of those who served, the nation’s leading state War Memorial honors Virginia’s fallen and preserves the past. In the process of helping veterans find their voice and collecting and telling their stories, the Memorial also educates and inspires for the future.
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As we collectively try to navigate the new Stay-at-Home orders, the Virginia War Memorial Foundation has a number of online resources available online for you and your family.
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Learn about the female correspondents who broke gender and racial barriers to report on the conflict in Viet Nam. These courageous women spent time in …
Join us for a special program honoring National K-9 Veterans Day, as the Virginia War Memorial partners with the Military Working Dog Team Support Association. …
Virginian women have long played a role in service, behind the scenes and in uniform. Celebrate Women’s History Month by hearing the voices and stories …
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