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George C. Marshall Museum

1600 VMI Parade, Lexington, VA 24450
+1 540-463-2083
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Very well done - educational even for a non-history buff

On the grounds of VMI, this was a very interesting Museum dedicated to one of the best generals the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
erik f
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Killingworth, Connecticut
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Great Stop at VMI

We stopped here while traveling through Lexington, VA. Wonderful exhibits showcasing Marshall's... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
LAW6281
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Danville, Illinois
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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 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1600 VMI Parade, Lexington, VA 24450
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+1 540-463-2083
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On the grounds of VMI, this was a very interesting Museum dedicated to one of the best generals the US ever had. It does cost money to go in, but discounted for students and free for Vets. You could easily get caught up with the...More

Thank erik f
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here while traveling through Lexington, VA. Wonderful exhibits showcasing Marshall's life and his contributions in both peacetime and war. Wonderful way to learn more about his life and career. First place I have been that actually has the Nobel Prize medal on display....More

Thank LAW6281
Reviewed 3 weeks 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 10 July 2017

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 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your visit!

Reviewed 8 July 2017 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 3 weeks ago

We appreciate your review - thank you!

Reviewed 3 July 2017

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 3 weeks ago

We appreciate your visit - thank you!

Reviewed 2 July 2017 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 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for visiting us!

Reviewed 19 June 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!

Thank Jim4249541
gcmarshallmuseum, Manager at George C. Marshall Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review!

Reviewed 11 May 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.

1  Thank Herbert0
GCMarshallFound... ., Digital Communications Librarian at George C. Marshall Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 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 2 May 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

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

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

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