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May 2021

Virtual Lunchbox Lecture: The Liberty Ship John W. Brown

May 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Livestream

Liberty Ships were a key ingredient in the Allied victory, but today only a couple survive and their story is little known. Join volunteer Jeff Gumport aboard the SS John W. Brown, one of the last surviving WWII Liberty Ships for a special behind the…

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Armed Forces Day 5K Virtual Race

May 15

Support our Armed Forces and the National D-Day Memorial by participating in a patriotic-themed 5K Run/Walk. On May 14-16, 2021, the National D-Day Memorial will still be hosting the Armed Forces Day 5K; however, we have moved this event to a virtual race due to…

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Virtual Lunchbox Lecture: Stories of the National D-Day Memorial at 20

May 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Livestream

Join President April Cheek-Messier for a stroll around the Memorial site and a trip down memory lane. April will share some recollections of the Memorial’s first twenty years, some behind-the-scenes glimpses, and some of the inspiring impact that the Memorial has had on visitors over…

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National Maritime Day

May 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
National D-Day Memorial, 3 Overlord Circle VA 24523 United States

Free admission for all current members and veterans of  the U.S. Merchant Marines

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Student Livestream: What is Memorial Day?

May 27 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Livestream

Memorial Day weekend often looks like cookouts and beach trips. But, why do we commemorate Memorial Day? Learn more about the significance of this holiday and how to honor those who died fighting for our freedom through making poppies during this program. Recommended Ages: K-5th…

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Memorial Day 2021 Commemoration

May 31

Free admission 10AM - Noon View the Fallen Soldier Battle Cross Display and the premiere of our 2021 virtual ceremony. Two names of D-Day fallen will be added to the Memorial's necrology wall and the Memorial will dedicate the latest installment of veteran bricks. Visit…

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June 2021

77th Anniversary of D-Day Commemoration

June 5 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

A three-day commemoration featuring a virtual panel discussion by renowned historians John McManus, Joe Balkoski, and Mitchell Yockelson. On-site events include a book signing by award-winning author Rick Byer, music by the 29th Division Band, historical displays, and a host of other opportunities for visitors…

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U.S. Army Birthday

June 14 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
National D-Day Memorial, 3 Overlord Circle VA 24523 United States

Free admission for all current members and veterans of the U.S. Army

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Virtual Book Club: Magic Tree House

June 29

Discussing Danger in the Darkest Hour/#1 World at War, 1944 Time TBA

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August 2021

U.S. Coast Guard Birthday

August 4 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
National D-Day Memorial, 3 Overlord Circle VA 24523 United States

Free admission for all current members and veterans of  the U.S. Coast Guard

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