“Saving Sycamore” Lecture & Book Signing

Education Special Event

Register below or learn more HERE! Advanced registration is required by Thursday, February 18th at 5:00 PM and you will receive COVID-19 safety details by email on Friday, February 19th.  Please note that masks are also required.  Books are available for purchase in the gift shop in advanced or on the…

Saturday, February 20th at 2 PM EST
National Medal of Honor Heritage Center

US Colored Troops in the Civil War: A Living History Virtual Class

Education Special Event

Please join us on Thursday, February 25th at 6 PM EST for a special virtual presentation on the US Colored Troops in the Civil War by Living Historian Hugh Goffinet! Register to receive the Zoom link by filling out the form below.  Learn more HERE! This is made possible in…

Thursday, February 25th at 6:00 PM EST

Presidents’ Day Discounted Tickets

Special Event

February 13th-15th
National Medal of Honor Heritage Center

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


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 29, 2020 - February 11, 2021
National Medal of Honor Heritage Center

Inaugural Golf Tournament

Special Event

Hello Sponsors, Players, and Supporters of the National Medal of Honor Heritage Center, We invite you now to make plans for our Inaugural Golf Tournament on Thursday, April 22, 2021 at McLemore. This event is a fun-filled fundraiser created to support the Charles H. Coolidge National Medal of Honor Heritage…

Thursday, April 22, 2021

Celebration of Valor Broadcast

Special Event

There’s still time to support by donating on our website or texting VALOR to 243-725.  

Check it out now!

3rd Annual Clay Shoot

Special Event

SAVE THE DATE — Make plans to join us for the 2021 Clay Shoot presented by Johnson Reference Books and Militaria. This annual event raises funds to support the Center’s mission to memorialize the history of our nation’s highest military award for valor and educate future generations of Americans about…

Friday, October 1, 2021
Benton Sporting Clays in Benton, Tennessee

Veterans Day

Special Event

We honor and thank American Veterans with free admission to the National Medal of Honor Heritage Center from Sunday, November 8th to Sunday, November 15th. Come be inspired by the stories of Medal of Honor recipients and the values of patriotism, citizenship, courage, integrity, sacrifice, and commitment. Hours: Monday –…

November 8th-15th, 2021
National Medal of Honor Heritage Center