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June 2019

Living History Flight Experience

June 9 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Lynchburg Regional Airport, 350 Terminal Dr #100
Lynchburg, VA United States

Please join the National Warplane Museum for a flight into history aboard the famous C-47 “Whiskey 7” or the famous B-17 "The Movie Memphis Belle".  Click here to purchase a ride.

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Field Chapel Service

June 9 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
National D-Day Memorial, 3 Overlord Circle
Bedford, VA 24523 United States

Conclude the 75th anniversary observance with an authentic WWII field chapel ecumenical service. A unique and moving experience with a message similar to what the troops would have heard on the eve of the Invasion.  The service begins at 11am.  Free admission from 11am to…

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“Tuesday Mourning” June 9 Matinee

June 9 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Gibson Memorial Auditorium – Bedford Science and Technology Center, 600 Edmund St.
Bedford, VA 24523

“Tuesday Mourning,” a play written by Duane Hahn with original music by Richard Adams, tells the story of Bedford's ultimate sacrifice from the perspective of the men who were there.  Runs June 6-9, 2019.  Click here for tickets and showtimes.  

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U.S. Army 244th Birthday

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

In honor of the Army's birthday, all U.S. Army veterans and active duty personnel will receive free admission.

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World War II Day Camp Rising 1st-3rd Grades

June 24 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
National D-Day Memorial, 3 Overlord Circle
Bedford, VA 24523 United States

During this unique day camp experience, students explore World War II history through interactive and engaging activities. Space is limited. Registration and pre-payment is required. Registration opens on Monday, March 18 and closes on Monday, June 10, 2019. Rising 1st through 3rd grade is $30…

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World War II Day Camp Rising 4th-6th Grades – Day 1

June 26 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
National D-Day Memorial, 3 Overlord Circle
Bedford, VA 24523 United States

During this unique day camp experience, students explore World War II history through interactive and engaging activities. Space is limited. Registration and pre-payment is required. Registration opens on Monday, March 18 and closes on Monday, June 10, 2019. Rising 4th through 6th grade is $65…

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World War II Day Camp – Rising 4th-6th Grades Day 2

June 27 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
National D-Day Memorial, 3 Overlord Circle
Bedford, VA 24523 United States

During this unique day camp experience, students explore World War II history through interactive and engaging activities. Space is limited. Registration and pre-payment is required. Registration opens on Monday, March 18 and closes on Monday, June 10, 2019. Rising 4th through 6th grade is $65…

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World War II Day Camp – Rising 4th-6th Grades Day 3

June 28 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
National D-Day Memorial, 3 Overlord Circle
Bedford, VA 24523 United States

During this unique day camp experience, students explore World War II history through interactive and engaging activities. Space is limited. Registration and pre-payment is required. Registration opens on Monday, March 18 and closes on Monday, June 10, 2019. Rising 4th through 6th grade is $65…

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August 2019

U.S. Coast Guard 229th Birthday

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

In honor of the U.S. Coast Guard’s birthday, all active duty or veteran Coast Guard members receive free admission to the Memorial.

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Bedford Boys Homefront Bus Tour

August 10 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Trace the footsteps of the Bedford Boys through the town they left behind.  Join the National D-Day Memorial for an exclusive guided tour of Centertown Bedford and Greenwood Cemetery through the eyes of the Bedford Boys and learn the impact of the D-Day invasion for…

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