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MacArthur Memorial

198 Bank St, Norfolk, VA 23510-2303
+1 757-441-2965
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Rainy Afternoon visit

We stopped in to get out of the rain and were pleasantly surprised by the breadth of this museum... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2016
via mobile
Great place for history Buffs.

Very nice Memorial dedicated to life of General MacArthur. There is a nice movie with the... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2016
martinsville, nj
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Memorial to the five-star US Army General who served in three major wars: WWI, Korea and WWII.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good29%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“his wife” (37 reviews)
“his life” (26 reviews)
“korean war” (14 reviews)
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198 Bank St, Norfolk, VA 23510-2303
+1 757-441-2965
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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped in to get out of the rain and were pleasantly surprised by the breadth of this museum. We both learned a great deal about MacArthur and enjoyed this extensive collection. Allow 3 hours for a visit and be sure to catch the film...More

Thank kdeemo
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Very nice Memorial dedicated to life of General MacArthur. There is a nice movie with the highlights of his life. Then you can visit the various exhibits dealing with his early life, World War 1 World War 2 and the Korean War. Admission is free...More

Thank robertmaster123
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The memorial is historically accurate, and serves as a good chronicle of the General's life. For those interested in research, the archives are some of the best on Virginia.

Thank Pete G
Reviewed 22 July 2016

it's is quite small but very interesting and well organized memorial. it describes the history of a great warrior of the 2 WW

Thank ohad m
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed my walk through the General's life. He was a very interesting man who significantly impacted major worldwide events of the 20th century. Well laid out.

Thank James M
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Was amazed by how much information about the life of MacArthur was available in the museum and how much I didn't know about him. Was fascinating reading and the displays were fabulous. Definitely go across the road to the Gift Shop and Visitor Center. I...More

Thank giannolo
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Super nice memorial. Enjoyed the 27 minute film about him. Highly recommended visit for all freedom loving Americans.

Thank Michael N
Reviewed 29 June 2016

This is where General MacArthur and his wife are interned. There is a library and history center that has vast amounts of information covering WWI, WWII, & Korea.

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 29 June 2016

I visited the MacArthur Memorial as a work outing last year and was shocked. I honestly had no idea it was there - had never noticed it - right beside the mall - and I've been there more than 2 dozen times in the years...More

Thank Alison M
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I learned so much about this man and our country during the time he served. I now have a better understanding of our country. We went back the next day with more people and it was just as enjoyable because there is so much information...More

Thank likestotravel53
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