National D-Day Memorial

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The National D-Day Memorial is located in Bedford, VA, the town that sustained the highest per capita D-Day losses in the nation. The nine acre memorial features an English garden, invasion tableau and victory arch symbolically recreating the D-Day journey from planning to battle to victory. Admission Rates: $10.00 adults, $8.00 veterans and active military, $6.00 children (ages 6-18) or with valid college ID, children under 6 are FREE. Visitors are asked to check-in and purchase tickets at the foot of the Memorial at the Bedford Area Welcome Center. Guided walking tours (included in the admission price) are scheduled between 10 AM - 4 PM and are approximately 50 minutes in length. Tour times are posted outside the Gift Shop and tours depart from the deck of the Memorial's Gift Shop. Please ask for the next available tour time when purchasing your tickets at the Bedford Area Welcome Center.

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  • Directions: From Richmond: Route 360 West to Route 460 West. Take 2nd Bedford exit.

    From Roanoke: Route 460 East to Route 122 North. Take 122 exit.
  • Major Access Routes: Rt. 460
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  • Monday Hours: *10:00am-5:00pm
  • Tuesday Hours: 10:00am-5:00pm
  • Wednesday Hours: 10:00am-5:00pm
  • Thursday Hours: 10:00am-5:00pm
  • Friday Hours: 10:00am-5:00pm
  • Saturday Hours: 10:00am-5:00pm
  • Sunday Hours: 10:00am-5:00pm
  • Holidays Closed: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Years Day
  • Admission Rates: $10 for adults; $8 for Veterans; $6 for students; Children under 6 are free
  • Handicap Accessible: Yes
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  • Additional Information: *Note - The museum is closed on Mondays from December through February.
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