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Women in Military Service for America Memorial

Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA 22201
+1 703-533-1155
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When it was dedicated in 1997, the Women's Memorial became the first major American memorial to honor women who have served in the United States military. The memorial also marks the ceremonial entrance to Arlington National Cemetery.
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

This museum is located off to the right near the visitor center at Arlington National Cemetery. It is not yet stuffed full of physical exhibits but it has touch videos that allow you to hear from female soldiers. Clothing is on display. Superb quilts honoring...More

1  Thank 2HVTRAV4
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Many interesting items to see in the museum. The former military servicewoman who was our tour guide was very knowledgeable and enhanced my appreciation for what I was seeing. Do not miss the quotations on the rooftop.

Thank TravelingSenior1
Reviewed 14 March 2017

It is an honor to be inducted into this memorial. When I took my mother here, she go emotional when she saw my name, picture and biography in the database. I've encouraged every female veteran to register herself, and to pass the word to other...More

Thank Charmaine J
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We visited this Memorial to see if there were any pictures of my Mother, who was a Wave in the Navy back in 1943. Not a lot of pictures of Navy...more Army and Air Force. We were, however, able to find her record and a...More

1  Thank Lynne L
Reviewed 9 March 2017

While visiting Arlington cemetery, took the time to visit this site. It is a nice tribute to women that served our country.

Thank jumpa23
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We came here while attending a funeral for a dear friend at Arlington National Cemetery. This memorial recognizes the important achievements of women to our military efforts throughout war of the United States. The role is expanding now to actual ground combat. For years women...More

Thank VAChuck
Reviewed 26 February 2017

I learned many new things about the women who served are county in many different capacities. Worth the time

Thank cecmdim695
Reviewed 22 February 2017

The Women In Military Service for America Memorial has a very interesting museum associated with it that shows the history of women serving in military through personal stories. It's a small museum but it is worth the time to see the different ways women are...More

Thank Dotties_mom
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The courage and dedication of many American women are on display here; but the interior architecture doesn't quite live up to expectations based on the grand exterior.

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 8 January 2017

The women's memorial is one of the most wonderful memorials ever. I like that you can go in and find friends who you served with. The etchings in the glass have meaning and touched me. I Was able to be at the dedication of this...More

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