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The New Home of the Brave

See courage up close and personal – at the only museum in America that gives a voice to ALL our Veterans. Visit today, and get to know the courageous men and women who answered the call for our country. Hear their stories. Honor their service.

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Reflections on Duty, Service and Freedom

This month, we connect you to the powerful and motivating stories of our nation’s Veterans. Join us as we celebrate Independence Day and highlight reflections on duty, service and freedom. Check back for reflections on July 4 from a Medal of Honor recipient, Friday Fun Days, Depicting The Invisible Beyond the Exhibit event and more exciting experiences.

Friday, July 23 | 9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Friday Fun Days: Getting To Know Our Military Branches

Join us for our July education series geared for the whole family, Friday Fun Days. Each Friday morning, 9:30 a.m. -12 p.m., the Museum’s education team will lead a special themed program designed to learn more about the Veteran experience and our mission. Our July 23rd theme is: Getting To Know Our Military Branches. We’ll take a private Museum tour highlighting all 6 service branches, participate in family fun military jeopardy, speak with a Veteran on staff, visit our Memorial Grove and more. Tickets are just $5/person. You can get advance tickets now and visit the Museum with your family every Friday in July for a new experience that connects you to our nation’s greatest heroes.


Depicting The Invisible: A Portrait Series of Veterans Suffering From PTSD

This special exhibit features 14 hauntingly beautiful six-foot by six-foot, mixed media works on canvas by artist Susan J. Barron. Barron was inspired to create the portrait series after hearing that 22 Veterans commit suicide every day in our country. On view through January 2, 2022.

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Facility Rental

An ideal venue for a variety of special events. Available to Veterans and the general public.

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National Veterans Memorial and Museum - Facility Rental

Exhibit Gallery

Explore key themes and pivotal moments in Veterans’ journeys through personal stories, artifacts and remembrances.

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National Veterans Memorial and Museum - Exhibit Gallery