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George C. Marshall Museum

1600 VMI Parade, Lexington, VA 24450-1600
+1 540-463-2083
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Very educational with friendly staff

My wife and I visited the museum (you have to look for it on VMI's campus--it's identified as the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Anthropoet
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Norristown, Pennsylvania
A unique experience

In February 2018 my wife and I were underway driving from Florida to our home in Ottawa, Canada. We... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
hheuser49
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Ottawa, Canada
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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.
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  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1600 VMI Parade, Lexington, VA 24450-1600
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I visited the museum (you have to look for it on VMI's campus--it's identified as the George C. Marshall Research Library and faces the parade field) in May 2018. We were greeted in a very friendly manner by the lady at the...More

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

Thanks for visiting we are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit. Ellen

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In February 2018 my wife and I were underway driving from Florida to our home in Ottawa, Canada. We had heard of the George C.Marshal Museum and decided to exit in Lexington,VA to visit it. For me, a German born in 1949 in Germany, now...More

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

Thank you for visiting and I am so glad that you enjoyed seeing everything here, I love the picture! Ellen

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

It is very interesting to learn how much this quiet, unassuming man had such a big impact on our history.

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gcmarshallmuseum, Director of Museum Operations & Collections at George C. Marshall Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Thank you for such a nice review, we certainly appreciate your visit.

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Excellent WWII Museum with artifacts, displays and very informative staff. Worth the admission price,

Thank Rosemary L
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gcmarshallmuseum, Direcot of Museum Operations & Collections at George C. Marshall Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

We appreciate your visit and review - thank you!

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Reviewed 21 December 2017

The General Marshall Museum faces the VMI Parade Ground and is accessible to all. It's worth visiting to learn about this very significant, and often overlooked, 20th century national and world leader.

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gcmarshallmuseum, other at George C. Marshall Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2018

Thanks so much for your visit!

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Reviewed 14 November 2017

George Marshall epitomizes the selfless Soldier-Statesman patriot. He deserves emulation by all who aspire to military or public service. His life and accomplishments portrayed in several galleries devoted to his army career, the Marshall Plan and his time as Secretary of State and Defense. The...More

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gcmarshallmuseum, other at George C. Marshall Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2018

Thanks for visiting - you couldn't be more right!

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

The George C. Marshall Museum is on the Virginia Military Institute's (VMI) campus and is a must. My husband and I were on vacation in Lexington as we are U.S. history buffs. I grew up in the Uniontown, PA area as did Gen. Marshall, so...More

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gcmarshallmuseum, other at George C. Marshall Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2018

Thanks for your visit & the positive review!

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

While our niece was doing maneuvers we went to visit the museum. What an excellent experience. The museum is filled with memorabilia of George C Marshall. Plus it has other memorabilia that has been donated to the museum. You can see the original Nobel Peace...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Great museum! Perfect for our 11 year old son. They have the most amazing historical fun collection! History of VMI and artifacts were spectacular. Well worth the visit. They have a great gift shop that has some items that the main VMI gift shop doesn't...More

1  Thank Bluevans-surfs
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

This is an excellent small military museum and a must see for the history buff if in the Lexington VA area. Easy to get to and unless there is an activity going on like a parade it is easy to find free parking along street...More

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