Celebration of Valor

Special Event

Presented By: Tuesday, August 25, 2020 Chattanooga Convention Center VIP Reception: 10:00 am – 11:15 am Program: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm 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 all…


August 25, 2020
Chattanooga Convention Center
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Honoring the Sacrifice: Medals of Honor Through Time

Exhibit

This exhibit explores the lives and actions of twelve Medal of Honor recipients from the Civil War to the Vietnam period.  Exhibit goers will see Medals of Honor for each recipient and objects associated with their service.  Come and explore how the character traits of patriotism, citizenship, courage, integrity, sacrifice, and commitment have united…

February 22, 2020 - June 11, 2020
National Medal of Honor Heritage Center

Dr. Mary Walker: Surgeon, Spy and Patriot

Exhibit

This exhibit explores the life and Civil War actions of the only female Medal of Honor recipient, Dr. Mary Edwards Walker.  Dr. Walker grew up during a time period that restricted women.  She fought her whole life against society’s expectations, ultimately rising above to be a true advocate for the soldiers…

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

Celebration of Valor

Special Event

Presented By: Tuesday, August 25, 2020 Chattanooga Convention Center VIP Reception: 10:00 am – 11:15 am Program: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm 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 all…

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
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