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First Stop Here, Then D-Day Memorial

You can purchase D-Day Memorial tickets here. Exhibits were interesting. My teen and tween sons... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bedford, Virginia
road trip

Very clean, bright, and relaxing area. The staff are genuine and knowledgeable. Clean rest rooms... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Verona, Pennsylvania
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Start every visit to Bedford at the Bedford Area Welcome Center! Offering free Wi-Fi, coffee, publications, information, maps, restrooms, picnic area, and a gift store featuring many unique and local items. National D-Day Memorial tickets are sold...more
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816 Burks Hill Rd, Bedford, VA 24523-3205
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can purchase D-Day Memorial tickets here. Exhibits were interesting. My teen and tween sons thoroughly enjoyed; prior to the Memorial. Small theater was a nice introduction. Quaint gift shop; also a gift shop at the Memorial. Staff was very friendly. If I remember correctly...More

Thank A C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very clean, bright, and relaxing area. The staff are genuine and knowledgeable. Clean rest rooms. Some artistic objects and historical objects were on display.

Thank dmckeag
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During a recent visit to Bedford, Va. we stopped at the beautifully appointed welcome center. The large L O V E sign highlights the features the state holds from pleasure to historical to beaches to mountains. It is a great photo spot to remember your...More

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 17 July 2018

This is a very large welcome center. It has well stocked attraction brochures and information, and many gift items. The staff is very friendly and helpful. Tickets for the D Day Memorial are available at this center.

Thank ValGary2014
Reviewed 15 July 2018

The people working here want to be sure you get the most out of any place you want to see or eat. They share their own experiences to make yours the best

Thank gcassady
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

This beautiful new building welcomes visitors to nearby Bedford and to the National D-Day Memorial. The staff members are friendly and helpful, eager to guide visitors to maps and other information. Purchase your tickets to tour the D-Day Memorial here, and then drive your car...More

Thank Janebranham
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Nice welcome center with courteous staff, plenty of info, cool fire truck and informative video on D-Day.

Thank W B
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Great place for information and tickets for the D Day Memorial. Has information on many restaurants in Va. and other states. You could plan a trip with all the information they have. Staff is very nice and helpful. Clean restrooms and beautiful view of the...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

We we visited our family in Bedford and we went to the D-Day Memorial and toward that. It was a very hot day but we did enjoy it. We learned a lot about that day in 1944. Thank you to all the veterans and all...More

Thank Patti M
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Very friendly folks who answered our questions and directed us to a local breakfast establishment that was excellent.

Thank Jim C
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