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George C. Marshall Museum

1600 VMI Parade, Lexington, VA 24450
+1 540-463-2083
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Definitely a bucket list item for 'baby boomers'

This remarkable, small museum gives "life" to an amazing man whose name I have heard all of my... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
kiawahvilla
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Ridgewood, New Jersey
Greast History

A must to visit after travelling the grounds of VMI. It gives one a sense of history behind one of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
afriesen2
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Niagara on the Lake
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The independent Marshall Foundation perpetuates Marshall's legacy through scholarship, leadership and statesmanship programs and facilities (including a museum and research library) that offer a wide range of resources and materials for use by the general public, amateur historians, scholars and students of all ages.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good27%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1600 VMI Parade, Lexington, VA 24450
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This remarkable, small museum gives "life" to an amazing man whose name I have heard all of my life! The exhibits are historical and educational; they are also extremely personal. As an American, who has lived in Europe and visited other parts of the world...More

Thank kiawahvilla
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must to visit after travelling the grounds of VMI. It gives one a sense of history behind one of the great Generals in American history.

Thank afriesen2
gcmarshallmuseum, Manager at George C. Marshall Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for your visit!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are interested in history, this is a must-see attraction. There are many artifacts and a lot of information about General Marshall and the state of the world during his lifetime. Do not shy away if you have young kids. The museum has a...More

1  Thank Melyssa E
gcmarshallmuseum, Manager at George C. Marshall Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We appreciate your review - thank you!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had visited the George Marshall House in Leesburg, Virginia, and they told me about this museum. Well, I made it here. They really take the time to honor a great hero. The museum is very small, but the staff is very nice. Worth your...More

1  Thank JohnBCowgill
gcmarshallmuseum, Manager at George C. Marshall Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We appreciate your visit - thank you!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For a small museum this is a very nice place to visit. The have some nice displays to see and the staff is very helpful. Very nice if you are in the area.

Thank Tim S
gcmarshallmuseum, Manager at George C. Marshall Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for visiting us!

Reviewed June 19, 2017

General Marshall was very important in the war effort during WWII but his role after in the post war reconstruction of Europe was even more impressive!

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gcmarshallmuseum, Manager at George C. Marshall Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for your review!

Reviewed May 10, 2017

We learned a lot about Georgia Marshall and really now appreciate his place in the history of the World War II era. He really did change the world. Interesting that he was a VMI graduate.

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GCMarshallFound... ., Digital Communications Librarian at George C. Marshall Museum, responded to this reviewResponded May 12, 2017

We are so glad you enjoyed your visit to our museum! Marshall was also the only 5 star general to graduate from VMI.

Reviewed May 2, 2017

George C. Marshall was one of the truly great men of the 20th century. Both as a military man (General, of course, Secretary of Defense) and a man of peace (Secretary of State, President of the American Red Cross, designer of the Marshall Plan, and...More

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GCMarshallFound... ., Digital Communications Librarian at George C. Marshall Museum, responded to this reviewResponded May 4, 2017

Thank you for your wonderful review! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

As most of the WWII are passing away, it is important to remember the leadership that planed the action and managed the US effort both during and post war. George Marshall was a quite leader. The museum tells the American and World story of the...More

Thank Andrew W
GCMarshallFound... ., Public Relations Manager at George C. Marshall Museum, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2017

We are so glad you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed March 8, 2017

The Marshall Museum is a small museum on the VMI campus. Our tour guide, a VMI grad and Marshall fan, really made it stand out. He gave us a very complete picture of Marshall's life and accomplishments, while keeping our interest and pointing out all...More

Thank Diane A
GCMarshallFound... ., Digital Communications Librarian at George C. Marshall Museum, responded to this reviewResponded May 12, 2017

We are so glad you enjoyed your visit to our museum!

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