Our Vision and Mission
"To Honor and Educate"
• The mission of VESM is to provide visitors with a family-oriented and engaging experience that instills an appreciation for and awareness of those who preserve our freedoms and protect our safety and way of life.
• Using of high-tech and yet personal interactive exhibits and displays that may include multi-media programs, high quality reproductions, holographic projection, authentic artifacts, and special effects.
• Educate, inform, and entertain our visitors.
• Through our continued support of the Rochester Civil War Round-table, and the Veterans and Emergency Services Round-table we will continue to provide forums for historians to tell the stories of our forefathers and for veterans to relate the stories of their service to our country and community.
• While using Visual. Verbal, hands-on and human-interest approaches, we will create a lasting emotional bond and touch the hearts and minds of our visitors.
• While using state-of-the-art methods and visual, verbal, hands-on and human-interest approaches, we will create a lasting emotional bond and touch the hearts and minds of our visitors.
"Our Past Illuminates our Future"