Exhibit Gallery

The Exhibit Gallery is home to 16 exhibit alcoves featuring permanent and temporary exhibits on the history of American women in the military. These exhibits showcase artifacts, text and memorable images that illustrate women’s contribution to our nation’s defense throughout history. Permanent exhibits include three alcoves focusing on World War II, one on the Korean War, and one on the Vietnam War. Special exhibits include The Making of a Memorial, 50th Anniversary of the Women’s Armed Services Integration Act, Women’s Memorial Dedication, American Servicewomen in the Global War on Terror, A New Generation of Warriors, the Fallen Military Women and USNS “Comfort” Quilts and World War I medical instruments.