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MacArthur Memorial

198 Bank St, Norfolk, VA 23510-2303
+1 757-441-2965
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Where MacArthur and his wife are buried

I didn't spend much time here, but I got to see the tombs of MacArthur and his wife. There is a... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
Teresa B
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Queen Creek, Arizona, United States
Timely Now to Visit the MacArthur Museum

MacArthur made numerous contributions to the WW!! and Korean war campaigns. He's probably most... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
verdiron
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Reno, Nevada
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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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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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198 Bank St, Norfolk, VA 23510-2303
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

I didn't spend much time here, but I got to see the tombs of MacArthur and his wife. There is a visitor center that I'd come back to see.

Thank Teresa B
Reviewed 8 August 2017

MacArthur made numerous contributions to the WW!! and Korean war campaigns. He's probably most remembered for standing in opposition to the views of President Truman on Korea. Truman relieved him of his command. At the museum you learn about MacArthur, his accomplishments and his humanness....More

Thank verdiron
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Anyone remotely interested in Douglas MacArthur or WWII needs to visit this memorial next to MacArthur Mall. MacArthur is buried here and the museum is chock full of his papers, memorabilia and personal effects.

Thank Tabb P
Reviewed 27 July 2017

I thought I knew a lot about Mc Arthur until i visited this museum. I learned about him during history class and older folks as I was growing up. The museum has 2 buildings but we spent most of our visit on the 2nd building...More

Thank wildorchid99
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I have lived in this area for 8 years and didn't realize that this was here. I went for a symposium on WWI and WWII. They are a wonderful group of people who are excited about what they hold. The archives are awesome and patrons...More

Thank dguern1
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is a wonderful museum, a real local gem. Often times the volunteers are WWII veterans with fascinating first hand events to share. Highly recommend the MacArthur Memorial.

Thank dunn2002
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This museum is full of memorabilia from MacArthur's career, including World War I and II, and the Korean War. Admission is free.

Thank Elizabeth T
Reviewed 28 June 2017

It is very educational. A great history lesson. some artifacts and many related to WW2. west point's duty, honor and country also display on the wall.

Thank SnakeNYC
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

It was a good visit with some friends. It's two buildings with a lot of artifacts, a short movie, gift shop, the final resting place of General MacArthur and his wife, a statue and a small courtyard. There's a lot to read and a lot...More

1  Thank Evan G
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We stumbled upon the MacArthur Memorial and decided to check it out. It is a very good museum dedicated to MacArthur and his life, particularly his career in the army. It was interesting to find out that this was essentially something that MacArthur had wanted...More

1  Thank Roshnibegum
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