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Virginia Military Institute

Letcher Ave., Lexington, Lexington, VA
+1 540-464-7232
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After our visit of the New Market Battlefield we wanted to visit V M I. What an impressive... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
John B
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Anderson, South Carolina
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House Mountain Inn dinner was excellent for our group of 16. About 30 miles outside of town up and... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
ivonda9
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Warsaw, Virginia
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Letcher Ave., Lexington, Lexington, VA
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

After our visit of the New Market Battlefield we wanted to visit V M I. What an impressive institution. The young men and women attending this college are some of the best America has to offer. I strongly recommend a visit after your visit to...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2017

House Mountain Inn dinner was excellent for our group of 16. About 30 miles outside of town up and down mountains,

1  Thank ivonda9
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

We traveled to VMI to watch our Niece play soccer for the VMI women's team. We arrived Friday evening to catch the final minutes of the game (lost in overtime). Saturday we explored VMI, Lexington, and the surrounding area. It is beautiful with plenty of...More

1  Thank westvirginiahill2017
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

This state supported institution has been educating citizen-soldiers for almost 180 years. I love driving through Post. See a parade if you can on the parade ground.

1  Thank SWVA_Traveler
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

First visit to Lexington, but it will not be our last! Our Grandson is attending VMI, so we decided to visit during Parents Weekend to see him, VMI and a few of the sights around Lexington. First of all a real WOW on these incredible...More

3  Thank Gerald E
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Wanted to find out more about the cadets and the Battle of Lost Shoes before visiting the battlefield near New Market. Glad I did. Parking was a bit hard to find but once in the museum had a very attentive staff and guide, even had...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2017

Amazing weekend, was well planned out, lots of activities with plenty to do. Recommend arriving on Thursday night. Everything run by VIM is top notch!

1  Thank Carl F
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

VMI has been building boys to into men and girls now into women for such a long time. Their methods withstand the test of time and are proven. Our son is just flourishing in a way there that I never dreamed possible! This is our...More

1  Thank Bluevans-surfs
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

Stopped by the Chapel and the museum at VMI. Beautiful chapel and impressive museum. Beautiful campus!

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Reviewed 22 September 2017

General Jackson was a teacher here between the Mexican-American War and Civil War. His classroom, now a dorm room, is labeled from the outside with a plaque. In front of the historic Hall there are the four guns used by the artillery of the VMI...More

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Response from Sandra L | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are and also very enjoyable!
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Larry A
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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
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Larry A
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I'd suggest contacting the school or the museum.
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