Celebration of Valor

Special Event

Tuesday, August 25, 2020 Chattanooga Convention Center VIP Reception: 10:00 am – 11:15 am Program: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm   Presented By: Please join us for our 4th annual Celebration of Valor Luncheon as we honor the military heroes who, through their outstanding service, paid for the freedoms we…


August 25, 2020
Chattanooga Convention Center
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Dr. Mary Walker: Surgeon, Spy and Patriot

Exhibit

Known for being a revolutionary leader on equality and women’s rights, Dr. Walker and her story on breaking through barriers and overcoming challenges is a true inspiration for today. One of the first women to graduate from Syracuse Medical School, Dr. Walker believed that in order for women to achieve…

June 20, 2020 - October 19, 2020
National Medal of Honor Heritage Center

Civil War Medicine Lecture with Dr. Anthony Hodges

To expand on the exhibit “Dr. Mary Walker: Surgeon, Spy, & Patriot” Dr. Anthony Hodges will lecture on Civil War Medicine in the Johnston Education Center on Saturday, July 18th.  The lecture is included with the price of admission. Dr. Anthony Hodges, graduated from the University of Tennessee Center for…

Saturday, July 18th at 2:00 PM
Johnston Education Center at the National Medal of Honor Heritage Center

Exhibit Opening “Dr Mary Walker: Surgeon, Spy, & Patriot”

Exhibit Special Event

Join us on Saturday, June 20th to celebrate the opening of our new exhibit, “Dr. Mary Walker: Surgeon, Spy, and Patriot!” As an abolitionist, suffragette, surgeon, and the only female recipient of the Medal of Honor (so far), there are a lot of reasons to be inspired by her story!

Saturday, June 20th at 9:30 AM
Outside the National Medal of Honor Heritage Center

Celebration of Valor

Special Event

Tuesday, August 25, 2020 Chattanooga Convention Center VIP Reception: 10:00 am – 11:15 am Program: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm   Presented By: Please join us for our 4th annual Celebration of Valor Luncheon as we honor the military heroes who, through their outstanding service, paid for the freedoms we…

August 25, 2020
Chattanooga Convention Center

The Creation of National Memory: Henry Boynton and the Founding of Chickamauga Battlefield

Exhibit

Medal of Honor recipient Henry Boynton was the major driving force behind the creation of Chickamauga as the first National Battlefield in 1895.  This exhibit focuses on how memories of the Civil War were created in the late 19th century.  Events like the “Blue and Gray BBQ” in 1889 fostered a new…

October 28, 2020 - January 24, 2021
National Medal of Honor Heritage Center

2nd Annual Clay Shoot

Special Event

Please join us for a day of fun and celebration as we honor the meaning and tradition of the Medal of Honor. The National Medal of Heritage Center serves as an engaging storyteller and shares the real-life experiences of Medal of Honor recipients and their extraordinary heroism. Each of these…

Thursday, October 1, 2020
Benton Sporting Clays in Benton, Tennessee