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Virginia Military Institute

Letcher Ave., Lexington, Lexington, VA
+1 540-464-7232
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A true Legendary Experience.

An iconic place to go. History is everywhere. Impressive structure, and grounds. Worth a visit... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
Cadets Galore

Drove through the campus during a break in classes. Cadets in various uniforms wee an impressive... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dayton, Ohio
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Letcher Ave., Lexington, Lexington, VA
Letcher Ave., Lexington, Lexington, VA
+1 540-464-7232
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An iconic place to go. History is everywhere. Impressive structure, and grounds. Worth a visit. Sports are very popular.

1  Thank Wachesaw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Drove through the campus during a break in classes. Cadets in various uniforms wee an impressive sight to behold. Buildings are in good shape and beautiful architecture.

Thank BandB-Lovers_30-yrs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Try to see a VMI parade on Fridays at 4:15 pm. The VMI Museum is well worth a visit, too. It's on the lower level of Jackson Memorial Hall and has on display Stonewall Jackson's horse, Little Sorrel.

1  Thank Z596RSthomasd
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stopped at VMI on the way home from a week spent in VA. Specifically went to see the VMI museum. The museum is free, although donations are accepted, and has a very nice displays that take you through the history of the establishment of VMI...More

1  Thank JonInIndy
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

The site of VMI campus is amazing. This is a must see if your are in the Lexington area. The grounds are beautiful and the buildings are impeccable.

1  Thank Zacch B
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Go when the cadets are on parade and enjoy their marching band and bagpipe band, or enjoy an occasional choral concert. Explore the historical sites and collections. Learn about the participation of cadets and graduates in so many of the nation's wars.

1  Thank lucyp34
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Just got back from "Ring Figure" weekend where 2nd Class Cadets get their class rings, and event on par with their graduation 18 months later. If you don't have a cadet here, you should nevertheless attend other events and ceremonies. Tradition runs deep---all the way...More

1  Thank 627chuckm
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Stopped to visit the Museum. Marvelous staff, very nice presentation, impressive articles. Spoke to a few Cadets and found them to be respectful, courteous, helpful, and proud to be associated with VMI. Campus is very unique and historic. Would recommend planning enough time to take...More

1  Thank wmfmercer
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We were visiting the Lexington Visitors center and the attendant told us about the Pass in Review starting in an hour. We made the 15 minute walk and were glad we did. The parade was wonderful. It gave us renewed hope in our young people.

2  Thank naturelover911
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Visited VMI as part of a leadership forum. Had the opportunity for a private tour and visited the leadership center, Marshall museum and vault, the grounds, the chapel. Absolutely worth a visit and be sure to hit the George Marshall museum and the Virginia Museum...More

1  Thank John H
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Sarah D
23 August 2016|
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Response from Sandra L | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are and also very enjoyable!
Larry A
25 October 2015|
Response from OpaSteve | Reviewed this property |
Below is info from VMI website. Looks like last fall parade is this weekend. May Commencement parade is May 14, 2016. BackHome MENU ABOUT ACADEMICS ADMISSIONS CADETS MILITARY ATHLETICS LIBRARY & ARCHIVES GIVE Close... More
Larry A
25 October 2015|
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Response from jb s | Reviewed this property |
I'd suggest contacting the school or the museum.