National D-Day Memorial

National D-Day Memorial
National D-Day Memorial
National D-Day Memorial
3 Overlord Circle
Bedford, VA 24523
Region Central Virginia
Locality Bedford
D-Day Memorial Offices: (540) 586-3329
Tour Coordinator: (540) 587-8973
Fax: (540) 586-7200
National D-Day Memorial

Located in the town suffering the highest per capita D-Day losses in the nation, the National D-Day Memorial pays tribute to the Allied Forces participating in the largest land,sea, and air operation in history: the invasion of Normandy, June 6, 1944. The National D-Day Memorial features a lush English Garden, a haunting invasion scene with statuary and a stylized landing craft, and the striking Victory Arch, serving as a powerful permanent tribute to the valor, fidelity, and sacrifice of D-Day serivce men and women. Open daily from 10AM-5PM with the exception of Monday closings in December, January, and February.  (Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day. Inclement weather closings possible). Admission fees apply. Group tours and school progams available with reservation. Memorial Store on site; mobility assistance available.

Admission Fee: $7.00 admission fee per adult without the tour; $10.00 admission fee per adult with the tour; Students 6-18 - $5.00 admission fee without the tour; $7.00 admission fee with the tour; Students under 6 are free.

Last Updated: 12/13/2011 2:06 PM
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