Join the Smithsonian in May for Military Appreciation Month. Then, in November, we honor veterans and their families during National Veterans and Military Families Month.
Examine how wars have shaped the nation’s history and transformed American society in this online exhibition.
Explore commemorative stamps featuring military themes and military-related postal stories.
Explore stories about military aviation and the dedicated men and women protecting our national security.
This online exhibition honors the generations of Native Americans who have served in the U.S. armed forces since the American Revolution.
Read about the military service of African Americans from the American Revolution to the War on Terror.
This digital exhibition presents the extraordinary life stories of 12 Nisei soldiers who served in the US Armed Forces in World War II.
Learn how the military postal system works and why mail is so important to military members and families.
Explore the online resources that accompanied this 2019 exhibition Artists Respond: American Art and the Vietnam War, 1965 – 1975.