WDVA Announces Talking Spirits: Forest Hill Cemetery Tours 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 7, 2013 WDVA ANNOUNCES TALKING SPIRITS: FOREST HILL CEMETERY TOURS 2013 MADISON – The Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs and the Wisconsin Veterans Museum today announced Talking Spirits: Forest Hill Cemetery Tour, an award-winning living history program in its fifteenth year. Public tours will be available

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2013 Fall Programs at The Wisconsin Veterans Museum

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 3, 2013 2013 Fall Programs at The Wisconsin Veterans Museum (MADISON) ― The Wisconsin Veterans Museum has a number of interesting programs planned this fall.  All programs are free, and open to the public. They are hosted in The Wisconsin Veterans Museum’s 2nd Floor Education Center,

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The Wisconsin Veterans Museum Earns 2013 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

Honored as a Top Performing Museum as Reviewed by Travelers on the World’s Largest Travel Site FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 26, 2013 THE WISCONSIN VETERANS MUSEUM EARNS 2013 TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE MADISON – The Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs today announced that its Museum received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of

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The Last Full Measure: Wisconsin in the Civil War, New Exhibit Opening at the Wisconsin Veterans Museum

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 18, 2013 The Last Full Measure: Wisconsin in the Civil War, New Exhibit Opening at the Wisconsin Veterans Museum MADISON ― The Wisconsin Veterans Museum will open The Last Full Measure: Wisconsin in the Civil War, 1863 – 1865 on Friday, July 12, 2013.  An exhibit

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Tee Off for a Great Cause!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 18, 2013 Tee Off for a Great Cause! MADISON ― There is still time to play at the Wisconsin Veterans Museum Foundation’s 9th Annual Golf Outing.  Sponsored by Spacesaver Corporation, the outing will be held on Monday, July 15th at the Oaks Golf Course in Cottage

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ARTHUR SZYK: AN ARTIST AT WAR AND JOHN VLOSSAK: WARTIME CARTOONS FROM CALCUTTA TWO EXHIBITS OPENING AT THE WISCONSIN VETERANS MUSEUM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 29, 2013 ARTHUR SZYK: AN ARTIST AT WAR AND JOHN VLOSSAK: WARTIME CARTOONS FROM CALCUTTA TWO EXHIBITS OPENING AT THE WISCONSIN VETERANS MUSEUM (MADISON) ― The Wisconsin Veterans Museum will feature two new exhibits, Arthur Szyk: An Artist at War and John Vlossak: Wartime Cartoons from

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Author of New York Times Best-Seller ‘Carnage and Culture’ to Speak at Wisconsin Veterans Museum Gala

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 4, 2013 Author of New York Times Best-Seller ‘Carnage and Culture’ to Speak at Wisconsin Veterans Museum Gala (MADISON) ― Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary John Scocos today announced that historian and New York Times Best-Selling author Victor Davis Hanson will be guest speaker at

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2013 Spring Programs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 10, 2013 2013 Spring Programs (MADISON) ― The Wisconsin Veterans Museum has a number of interesting programs planned this spring.  All programs are free and open to the public. They are hosted in the Wisconsin Veterans Museum’s 2nd Floor Education Center, unless otherwise noted. When:     Thursday,

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WDVA to Observe Veterans Day at Ceremonies Statewide

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 7, 2012 WDVA to Observe Veterans Day at Ceremonies Statewide MADISON – The Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs (WDVA) today announced that it will host four Veterans Day ceremonies throughout the state. The WDVA invites the public to attend. The theme for this year is “The

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History Comes Alive at Forest Hill Cemetery

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 13, 2012  History Comes Alive at Forest Hill Cemetery MADISON – Did you know that at the beginning of the Civil War, Wisconsin troops trained at Camp Randall with wooden sticks rather than rifles?  Were you aware that soldiers lined up for battle by height or

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