Our Memorial Honors the 1,563 New Jerseyans
Who Made the Ultimate Sacrifice
During the Vietnam War
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Our Vietnam Era Museum Provides Context and insight into
This Complex Period in Our History
and is the Only One of Its Kind in the Nation
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The New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial Foundation offers a meaningful and engaging experience that recognizes the sacrifices, courage and valor of Vietnam Veterans and that encourages and fosters a thorough understanding of the Vietnam Era including the political, historical, social, cultural and military aspects which affected the United States, and especially New Jersey.

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As a self-sustaining not-for-profit, your donation ensures that future generations will always appreciate our nation’s Veterans. Gaining a deeper understanding of the Vietnam Era through personal stories that show the many meanings of the word Veteran leaves a lasting impression.


The Vietnam War Memorial invites you to learn more about the 1,563 New Jerseyans; 1,562 men and 1 woman, who made ultimate sacrifice during the Vietnam War. Our Wall of Faces is more than just names, it is sharing insight into each of these individual’s lives.


Come experience our unique and powerful site for yourself. Whether you are visiting during a weekday or weekend, the Vietnam Era Museum is open 10am to 4pm Tuesday through Saturday.

Our Vietnam Veteran Tour Guides are on site from 11am to 2pm every Tuesday through Friday to enhance your visit with personal insight into the history they made. Tours of the Vietnam Memorial are also available at 11am and 1pm on Saturdays.

The NJ Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial is free and open to the public 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


Join us for one of our ceremonies honoring our Veterans or for an insightful public program to enhance your understanding of the history of the Vietnam Era. Click to learn more about upcoming events at the Vietnam war memorial.


Review our 2018 Annual Report to learn what the NJVVMF has done over the past year to help our community, our students, and our veterans to remember and honor the sacrifices made during the Vietnam War.


Mar 20

20th Annual Interdisciplinary Forum

March 20 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mar 29

In Memory Day Ceremony

March 29 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Apr 16

24th Annual Salute to Patriotism Gala

April 16 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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