Engage, honor, memorialize and more
America's Army Museum.
It was worth the wait.
The National Museum of the United States ARmy
One Museum to preserve countless stories.
“We were deep in the brush and we couldn’t see the Germans and they couldn’t see us. But we could hear their machine guns shooting something awful.”
-Taken from the diary of Alvin C. York
Share in the National Army Museum’s first Memorial Day and create new memories and traditions at this special venue dedicated to honoring the service and sacrifice of American Soldiers.
West entered the Army in April of 1979 and is working on becoming a Virginia Master Naturalist.
“(Volunteering) allowed me to continue to feel connected to the Army.”
The pandemic may have made the Museum’s first year a little shorter, but that did not stop organizations of every stripe from rushing to be among the first to host their event in the Museum’s magnificent spaces. The Museum has provided a stunning and patriotic backdrop to more than 50 events since opening November 11, 2020. Space reservations are now being taken for 2022 with dates filling up fast!
Here are a few tips for ensuring the whole family gets the most out of their visit.