Hours & Admission

Visit the Vietnam Era Museum!

The Vietnam Era Museum is open to the public Thursdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Timed tickets must be purchased online.
We look forward to welcoming you back!

Please Note: Social distancing must be observed throughout the campus and masks required by all visitors while indoors

Hours & Admission

Adults – $7.00

Students – $5.00

Seniors – $5.00

Veterans – Free

Active Military – Free

Children Under 10 – Free


Regular Hours

Vietnam Era Museum Hours: Starting June 10, 2021, Thursday – Saturday, 10 AM – 4 PM

NJ Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial Hours: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

We have picnic tables on the grounds to accommodate lunches. Restrooms are available for those who purchase tickets to the Vietnam Era Museum.

Please note there is no ATM on site.

Veteran Guided Tours

Come experience our unique and powerful site for yourself.

Guided Tours with our Vietnam Veteran Tour Guides are available by request – contact us!

Directions to NJVVMF

1 Memorial Lane (Parkway Exit 116)   –   P.O. Box 648   –   Holmdel, NJ 07733

  1. Exit Parkway at 116 and proceed toward the Arts Center.
  2. As you enter the Arts Center grounds, stay to the right and follow the brown directional signs to the Memorial and Educational Center.
  3. Make a right turn onto Memorial Lane and make 2nd left into the Ed Center parking lot.
  1. Take New Jersey Turnpike North (Route 95) to Exit 7A (Route 195)
  2. Take Route 195 East approximately 30 miles to Exit 36 – Garden State Parkway North
  3. Take Garden State Parkway North to Exit 116 (PNC Bank Arts Center)
  4. As you enter the Arts Center grounds, stay to the right and follow the brown directional signs to the Educational Center.
  5. Make a right turn onto Memorial Lane and make 2nd left into the Ed Center parking lot.
  1. Take the New Jersey Turnpike South to Exit 11 (Garden State Parkway)
  2. Take the Garden State Parkway South approximately 15 miles to Exit 116 (PNC Bank Arts Center).
  3. As you enter the Arts Center grounds, stay to the right and follow the brown directional signs to the Educational Center.
  4. Make a right turn onto Memorial Lane and make 2nd left into the Ed Center parking lot.
  1. Take Route 287 or Route 78 to the Garden State Parkway South.
  2. Take the Garden State Parkway South approximately 15 miles to Exit 116 (PNC Bank Arts Center).
  3. As you enter the Arts Center grounds, stay to the right and follow the brown directional signs to the Educational Center.
  4. Make a right turn onto Memorial Lane and make 2nd left into the Ed Center Parking Lot.

Holiday Observance

The Vietnam Era Museum will be closed in observance of the following holidays:

  • New Year’s Eve and Day
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • Presidents Day
  • Good Friday
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday
  • Christmas Eve and Day

Please note: Public ceremonies are temporarily suspended on-site and will be held virtually. Audio from the virtual ceremonies will be broadcast over the Huey Helicopter speaker system to anyone on-site until we resume public ceremonies. 

We are open and hold public ceremonies on the following holidays:

  • National Vietnam War Veterans Day
  • New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Remembrance Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Veterans’ Day

As always, the Memorial is open to the public 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.