The Memorial Column and Observation Deck are currently closed due to restoration. The Memorial may reopen for the weekends of Oct. 18 – 19, Oct. 25 – 26 and Nov. 1 – 2, contingent on the restoration process. The Visitor Center is open until Nov. 2. More »
Kids visiting Perry's Victory & International Peace Memorial have the opportunity to learn and have fun in many ways.
Children's Programs During the summer hands-on Children's programs are offered daily and cover topics from natural sciences to history. Visit the link above to find times, or ask at the Visitor Center when you visit.
Become a Junior Ranger Find our Junior Ranger booklets here.
Scouting The National Park Service and Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial have many opportunities for scouts of all ages.
Youth Programs Visit the National Park Services Youth Programs page to learn how you can get involved with the National Park Service.
Did You Know?
The weight of Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial column is estimated at 36,800,000 pounds (16,692 metric tons). The foundation alone consists of a concrete ring 9½ feet thick (2.9m) and 12 feet deep (3.66m) with an outside diameter of 45 feet (13.7m).