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NameNational D-Day Memorial
Address3 Overlord Circle
Bedford, VA 24523
Brief DescriptionPaying tribute to the allied forces, the 9-acre complex features a lush English Garden, haunting invasion tableau with statuary and landing scene, a powerful, permanent tribute to the valor, fidelity and sacrifice of D-Day service men and women.
TypeAttraction
CategoryTour
DescriptionLocated 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. This 9-acre complex features a lush English Garden, haunting invasion tableau with statuary and stylized landing scene, 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. Group tours can be booked by appointment during this time. Admission fees apply. Guided tours and school programs available with reservation and additional fee. Memorial Store on site; mobility assistance available.
Phone 1(800) 351-3329
Emaildday@dday.org
Handicapped AccessibleNo
Websitewww.dday.org
Last Updated4/15/2011
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