The National Museum of the Marine Corps in Triangle, Virginia is a can’t-miss. Over 500,000 people visit the museum annually, making it one of Virginia’s top tourist attractions. Permanent exhibitions include the Leatherneck Gallery, Legacy Walk, Making Marines, World War I, World War II, Korean War, and Vietnam War.
A mission of the museum is to inspire and educate visitors regarding the historical contributions of the Marine Corps and to demonstrate what it takes to “make a Marine.” You can visit the museum year round (except Christmas Day) from 0900 – 1700 and admission is free. This virtual tour of the museum will provide a glimpse of what to expect.
To learn more, visit the National Museum of the Marine Corps.
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