A Salute to Veterans


In collaboration with the Fredericksburg Economic Development and Tourism and Fredericksburg Parks, Recreation and Events, we would like to honor those who served with a day of community and remembrance. All events are public with free admission– bring the whole family!


Dorothy Hart Community Center

Veteran’s Breakfast 9:00am – 10:30am

Profile of Honors Exhibit 9:00am – 4:00pm



Fredericksburg Area Museum

907 Princess Anne Street


Profile of Honors Documenting Project 9:00am – 4:00pm — Bring your photographs, letters, and family papers to the Fredericksburg Area Museum where staff from the Library of Virginia staff will be on-site to scan documents.


7:00pm – Exhibit Reception in the World Aflame: A Hometown in Two World Wars gallery, RSVP requested.  Please contact Denise Smith at (540) 371-3037 ext 130.



Fredericksburg Area War Memorial

Located at George and Barton Street, this memorial honors the area’s fallen heroes of the foreign wars of the 20th and 21st centuries.

Parking available at Dorothy Hart Comm. Ctr, 408 Canal Street, with free Trolley shuttle stops every 15 minutes to Fredericksburg Area Museum, War Memorial and Dorothy Hart.




Call 540.372.1086 or 540.371.3037 x 130 for information.