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George C. Marshall Museum

1600 VMI Parade, Lexington, VA 24450-1600
+1 540-463-2083
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George C. Marshall Museum

The General Marshall Museum faces the VMI Parade Ground and is accessible to all. It's worth... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
Z596RSthomasd
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Lexington, Virginia
Great Memorial to a Great Patriot

George Marshall epitomizes the selfless Soldier-Statesman patriot. He deserves emulation by all... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2017
C0rgiL0ver
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Alton, 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.
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  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
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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 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 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your visit!

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 2 weeks ago

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

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

Thank Hazel2006
gcmarshallmuseum, other at George C. Marshall Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your visit & the positive review!

Reviewed 18 October 2017

Touring Lexington my wife and I were advised to stop at this museum. I know I studied history in school but I did not remember what a great general and man that George Marshall was. His plan to rebuild Europe was the right thing to...More

Thank winger87
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

Thank westvirginiahill2017
Reviewed 25 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

Thank Bluevans-surfs
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

Thank bbeerbower
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

This was a very good museum. I learned a lot about Marshall. The film at the beginning of the museum was really good. I recommend this museum to everyone.

Thank Trumpetgenius
Reviewed 1 August 2017 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 29 July 2017 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

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