U.S. Navy Memorial and Naval Heritage Center

U.S. Navy Memorial and Naval Heritage Center photo
Bill O'Leary - The Washington Post

John Grady

A former managing editor of Navy Times, will discuss his book "Matthew Fontaine Maury, Father of Oceanography ". At the Burke Theater.

Swing Time -- The Musical!

Set in a World War II era radio studio, the musical revue features a group of friends working together to put on a big band war bond drive. At the Burke Theater.

Editorial Review

The memorial features a granite map of the world, 100 feet in diameter, surrounded by relief sculptures showing events in naval history. The Naval Heritage Center, next to the memorial, has a theater, an electronic log with the names of Navy veterans and other displays.