Open House & Lecture

Marshall Foundation Open House: Patton Day

May 18, 20241:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Marshall Foundation Building
340 VMI Parade
Lexington, Virginia 24450

Help us celebrate the 60th anniversary of the dedication of our building in Lexington, Virginia, on Saturday, May 18, at 1:30 p.m.

Patton Day

This year, we are highlighting the professional and personal relationship between Gen. George C. Marshall and Gen. George S. Patton with a Legacy Lecture by Patton biographer J. Furman Daniel and a new display in the library featuring materials and multimedia from the Marshall Foundation archive.

Other activities and offerings will include:

  • Book signing with Dr. J. Furman Daniel
  • Behind-the-scenes looks into the Marshall Foundation archives
  • Family activities: scavenger hunt, dress-up station, and World War II-era cartoons
  • Refreshments

How can I attend?

The open house is free and all ages are welcome. However, seating for the lecture is capped at 90. If attending the lecture, please make a reservation by contacting [email protected] or call 540.463.7103, ext. 138.


We hope to see you there!