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Virginia War Memorial

Category: Sightseeing + Tours

621 South Belvidere St, Richmond, VA


Map of Virginia War Memorial and recommended places nearby
1. The Museum and White House of the Confederacy
2. Monument Avenue
3. James River
4. Tredegar National Civil War Center
5. Marine Raider Museum
6. Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site
7. Meadow Farm Museum
8. Old Dominion Railway Museum
9. Pamplin Historical Park & the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier
10. 1708 Gallery
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Virginia War Memorial - Reviews from across the web

The Virginia War Memorial - Honoring Virginia Veterans
Walk inside the Virginia War Memorial and you enter hallowed ground. For here on its soaring glass and marble walls are the names of more than 11,600 Virginia heroes who gave their lives to keep our country free. Its reason for being and its effect on those who view its hallowed walls and artifacts....

About The Virginia War Memorial
As the victory parades faded and our veterans came back home from World War II, talk of a fitting memorial to our Virginia heroes and their sacrifice, bravery, and service swept the Commonwealth. The General Assembly of Virginia first authorized the Memorial in 1950. Governor John S. Battle made the...

Discover Richmond
There are many planned improvements coming to the Virginia War Memorial. It will name its planned $8.1 million education center in honor of Richmonders Paul and Phyllis Galanti. Paul Galanti spent 6 1/2 years in the Hanoi Hilton prisoner of war camp after his Navy jet was shot down during a bombing ...

Virginia War Memorial, Richmond, VA : Reviews of Virginia War Memorial - Yahoo! Travel
Richmond reaches beyond the Civil War with the Virginia War Memorial. This sculpture pays tribute to the Virginians who died in World War II, the Korean War and t...

Virginia War Memorial- Richmond, VA - VirtualTourist.com
The VA War memorial seems to be just a passing sideshow for those driving by, but I was awed by the beauty and serenity of the hallowed ground dedicated to the Virginia residents who lost their lives in combat. It was more beautiful than the USS Arizona memorial in Hawaii, as the casualties honored ...

At Virginia War Memorial, no space to honor all killed - Columnists - inRich.com
That's just one aspect of a major makeover at the memorial. Some $6 million in state funds have been appropriated for an addition that would provide a 17,000-square-foot education center, named for former Vietnam War POW Paul Galanti and his activist wife, Phyllis. The memorial is raising an additio...

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Omni Richmond Hotel

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