Unraveling the Myth of Sgt. Alvin York: With James Gregory

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Author and historian James P. Gregory Jr. will join historian (and our Interim Executive Director!) David Currey for a conversation to discuss Gregory’s new book, “Unraveling the Myth of Sgt. Alvin York: The Other Sixteen.” In the aftermath of York’s action and its resultant fame, the stories of the other…

Saturday, December 3

Alvin York: With Historian Michael Kelly

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Join us online for a very special, free Zoom event on Saturday, October 22 at 12pm EST! Historian and author of “Hero on the Western Front: Discovering Alvin York’s WWI Battlefield,” Michael Kelly will join historian (and our Interim Executive Director!) David Currey for a conversation about Alvin York and their…

Saturday, October 22

Celebration of Valor Luncheon

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You are cordially invited to the most satisfying and inspiring lunch you will have all year. Make plans now to join us for the 6th annual patriotic celebration of our nation’s greatest heroes, who, through their service and sacrifices, paid for the freedoms we all enjoy.  This year’s luncheon is…

September 30, 2022
Chattanooga Convention Center

4th Annual Clay Shoot

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Join us for a day filled with friends, family and fun at the 4th Annual Clay Shoot. Target shooting is one of the fastest growing sports in the area and why not?  Men and women, boys and girls can compete together.  Experienced shooters and beginners are equally welcome. Now is…

Friday, October 7, 2022
Benton Sporting Clays in Benton, Tennessee

Bricks of Honor Dedication Ceremony

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July 2, 2022, at 11:oo am – The National Medal of Honor Heritage Center will hold a very special dedication ceremony for the new Charles H. Coolidge Tribute Section of the Heritage Center’s Bricks of Honor Walk.  The ceremony will take place outside at the front entrance of the National…

July 2, 2022
National Medal of Honor Heritage Center

Juneteenth: Special Guided Tours

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The Greater Chattanooga community is cordially invited to join the Charles H Coolidge National Medal of Honor Heritage Center and Unity Group of Chattanooga as we will commemorate the Juneteenth national holiday, which will take place on Sunday June 19, 2022 from 10-3PM.   Juneteenth marks the occasion when Gen.…

Sunday, June 19th, 2022, from 10am - 3pm
National Medal of Honor Heritage Center

Lecture: Dr. Mary E. Walker

     The National Medal of Honor Heritage Center presents a lecture on our very own Dr. Mary Edwards Walker! Joining us from Dr. Walker’s hometown in New York is special guest, and Oswego Town historian, George DeMass to explore the life and times of this incredible activist, recipient, and…

Wednesday, June 8th, 2022
National Medal of Honor Heritage Center

Andrews’ Raiders and Civil War Chattanooga Walking Tours

Please join us for a walking tour of downtown Chattanooga with Maury Nicely! 9 AM on Saturday, April 23rd and Saturday, April 30th  We recommend parking at or near the Hamilton County Courthouse. We will begin the tour one block north at the corner of Georgia Avenue and East 5th…

9 AM on both Saturday, April 23rd and 30th
Begins at Georgia Ave and East 5th Street; one block north of the Hamilton County Courthouse

Medal of Honor Day

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Join us in person and online for Medal of Honor Day on March 25, 2022!        Medal of Honor Day is a celebration of the 3,511 individuals who have received our nation’s highest honor for military valor. The first Medals of Honor were awarded to the Andrews’ Raiders,…

Friday, March 25, 2022
National Medal of Honor Heritage Center

Presentation of the Dick Scobee Space Medal of Honor

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  Watch the livestream of the event below Livestream begins at 9:45am Eastern Standard Time ‎(UTC-5) on March 8, 2022   External Viewing Links:

Tuesday, March 8, 2022
National Medal of Honor Heritage Center

Second Annual Golf Tournament

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Hello Sponsors, Players, and Supporters of the National Medal of Honor Heritage Center, We invite you now to make plans for our Second Annual Golf Tournament on Monday, April 18, 2022 at McLemore. This event is a fun-filled fundraiser created to support the Charles H. Coolidge National Medal of Honor…

Monday, April 18, 2022