Where is the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation located?
Having secured the necessary funding for the complete construction of the National Museum of the Marine Corps and Heritage Center, located in Triangle, Virginia, the Foundation’s current primary mission is to vigorously seek financial support to expand programs at the National Museum of the Marine Corps and beyond its …
How do I donate to the Marines?
Ways to Donate
- Establish a Monthly Gift. Make a monthly donation to support the Society year round.
- Matching Gifts. Some companies provide matching donations to their employees’ charitable gifts to the Society.
- Planned Giving.
- Fundraising Event.
- Vehicle Donations.
- Stock Donations.
- Donor-Advised Funds.
When did the Marine Corps museum open?
November 10, 2006
National Museum of the Marine Corps/Opened
What is marine heritage?
Maritime heritage includes not only physical resources such as historic shipwrecks and prehistoric archaeological sites, but also archival documents and oral histories. Maritime heritage can also include the stories of indigenous cultures that have lived and used the oceans for thousands of years.
Where is the Gary Sinise Foundation located?
Los Angeles, California
Gary Sinise Foundation
|Purpose||To honor the nation’s defenders, veterans, first responders, their families, & those in need; provides & supports unique programs designed to entertain, educate, inspire, strengthen & build communities.|
|Headquarters||Los Angeles, California|
How do you honor Marines?
Honor guides Marines to exemplify the ultimate in ethical and moral behavior. Never lie, never cheat or steal; abide by an uncompromising code of integrity; respect human dignity and respect others.
How long does it take to go through the Marine Corps Museum?
Please allow a minimum of 3-4 hours to tour the galleries, and additional time to walk through Semper Fidelis Memorial Park. If you are planning a longer visit, Prince William and Stafford counties offer many options for overnight accommodations. If you have any questions, please contact the Museum at 1-703-432-1775.
Why is maritime heritage important?
Maritime heritage is a way to connect all of us to the ocean, not just those living along the coast. Understanding our maritime heritage helps us explore the history of our country. Protecting maritime resources helps to preserve and further study our historic use of our nation’s coastal and Great Lakes waters.