History | National Army Museum at Fort Belvoir to reacquaint public with the American soldier; opening in 2015
by Danielle Builta
Posted 8/09/11, 04:57 pm
The Army has chosen Fort Belvoir, located along the Potomac River just outside Washington, D.C., as the site of the first national Army museum, due to break ground in spring of 2012. It is scheduled to open on the Army's 240th anniversary, June 14, 2015.
The National Army museum is the designed to cover the "comprehensive history" of the Army, said Colonel Dave Fabian, director of communication and public affairs at the Army Historical Foundation.