Altoona, Pennsylvania: Vietnam Memorial - The Wall That Heals

An exact replica of the Vietnam Veteran's Memorial in Washington, DC, only smaller.

Address:
2907 Pleasant Valley Blvd., Altoona, PA
Directions:
In front of the James E. Van Zandt VA Medical Center. Take the 17th Street Exit off I-99, turn left at second traffic light.
Hours:
Open daily during daylight. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
814-940-7759
Admission:
Free.
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Vietnam Wall That Heals replica.

The Wall That Heals

A smaller, but extremely detailed, version of the National Monument in D.C. with over 58,000 names.

[Stephen Rzonca, 04/08/2010]

Wall That Heals replica.

Vietnam Memorial - The Wall That Heals

The Wall That Heals, located in Altoona, PA is a replica of the original Wall that is located in Washington DC. The Wall lists the names of 58,202 Vietnam War Casualties.

[Patricia, 11/09/2006]

June 2021: Photo added.

The Wall That Heals replica

The Wall that Heals is an exact replica of the Vietnam Veteran's Memorial in Washington, DC, only smaller. A few years ago, the traveling version of the wall came to central Pennsylvania. So many people came to visit the wall that local organizations decided to raise enough money so that it could become a permanent attraction in the Altoona area.

[Crystalee Calderwood, 06/24/2003]

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