The Wall That Heals Vietnam Veterans Commemoration

The Ohio History Center in Columbus is hosting The Wall That Heals

From Tuesday, March 26 to Friday, March 29:

*The Wall That Heals will be open 24 hours a day and admission is free.

*The Ohio History Center Museum will be free and open to the public, 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.

The Wall is a 250-foot replica of the original memorial in Washington, D.C. It’s display at OHS is part of the first state-level commemoration of Vietnam Veterans Day in Ohio after Governor John Kasich signed Vietnam Veterans Day, officially March 30, into law in 2012. The original memorial has an interesting connection to Ohio. It was designed by artist and architect Maya Lin who was born in Athens, Ohio.

See the OHS web site for more information about the Vietnam Veterans Commemoration schedule of events.

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