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There’s only one Museum in America that honors ALL Veterans – from all branches of service, and from all eras of our nation’s proud history of military service, both peacetime and wartime. The National Veterans Memorial and Museum is a powerful and personal experience designed to give a voice to every man and woman who answered the call for our country.

This is neither a war memorial nor a military museum. The National Veterans Memorial and Museum takes visitors on a narrative journey telling individual stories and shared experiences of Veterans throughout history.


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Specialist 5 Dwight Birdwell entered the U.S. Army on May 24, 1966. As a member of the Cherokee nation, Birdwell "grew up knowing that [he] had to serve. It was a duty and an obligation.”

During the Tet Offensive, one of the...

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Today we honor and remember the crew of the NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration space shuttle Challenger. On January 28, 1986, the Challenger exploded 73 seconds after launch. Among the seven astronauts who lost their lives was United States Air Force Colonel Ellison...

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Their stories shaped a nation. Our freedom is their legacy. Share in the celebration, and be inspired by the courage of those who served.

We are more than a museum.
We are the Home of the Brave.

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The NVMM is Open on MLK Day!

$1 Admission on Jan. 16 in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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