The museum and staff take pride in preserving and showcasing the stories of those who have served our country. From the civil war to the most recent veterans, the museum houses many uniforms, records and artifacts of our service members. The Lowndes County Historical Museum’s Military Textile Web Page has photos of military and related textiles and the stories of people who served. To view, please click on the link. http://valdostamuseum.com/collections/textiles/military/ To view our WWII Calendars featuring Lowndes County military men in the Second World War, please click on this link. http://valdostamuseum.com/collections/wwii_album_veterans/
Two permanent exhibits housed in the museum include artifacts and information on military. From Civil War to Present is located on the main floor of the museum and Lowndes County: Past, Present and Future which includes “Called to Serve”, “The World At War”, “Recent Conflicts”, and “Moody Field” (Moody Air Force Base beginnings) is located on the second floor of the museum. More detailed and specific information in our archives is available for research. Please request an appointment by phone or e-mail to view specific archival information.