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Bedford Welcome Center

816 Burks Hill Road
Bedford, VA 24523 United States
540-587-5681

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March 2017

Virginia WWI and WWII Commemoration Commission Lecture Series

March 29 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Bedford Welcome Center, 816 Burks Hill Road
Bedford, VA 24523 United States
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Join the National D-Day Memorial staff at the Bedford Area Welcome Center and hear Brigadier General Lapthe Flora, Assistant Adjutant General of the VA National Guard, as he speaks on "Diversity as a Force Multiplier in WWI." Free admission and a guided tour of the National D-Day Memorial will be offered afterwards.

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April 2017

Scout Day at the National D-Day Memorial

April 8 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Bedford Welcome Center, 816 Burks Hill Road
Bedford, VA 24523 United States
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Join us for our annual Scout Day on Saturday, April 8, 2017 from 10AM to 1PM as we actively explore the history of World War II and D-Day! Through interactive stations, scouts will participate in activities that include actual WWII artifacts, hands-on demonstrations and games, and the opportunity to hear about a World War II veteran’s wartime experience—as well as earn a National D-Day Memorial patch. A guided tour of the Memorial will follow. Admission for each registered scout and…

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D-Day Lunchbox Lecture Series ~ Last Stand On Bataan

April 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Bedford Welcome Center, 816 Burks Hill Road
Bedford, VA 24523 United States
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Chris Kolakowski, director of the MacArthur Memorial in Norfolk and author of "Last Stand on Bataan", will speak on the 75th Anniversary of the surrender of the Philippines and the Bataan Death March. Free Admission

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