The International Churchill Society and the National WWI Museum and Memorial are pleased to announce that the 39th International Churchill Conference will be held at the Museum and Memorial October 6-8, 2022.
“We are so pleased to be hosting our next annual conference at the National WWI Museum and Memorial, an unrivaled historical institution in one of America’s best cities,” Society Chairman Laurence Geller CBE said. “Beyond the deep ties between Churchill and the Great War, this conference hosted in joint partnership with the Museum and Memorial will provide a fresh look at the legacy of the War on the world we live in today.”
“It is a privilege to host the International Churchill Conference,” said Dr. Matthew Naylor, President and CEO of the National WWI Museum and Memorial. “The Conference will be an exciting opportunity to explore the legacy of this iconic leader who was profoundly shaped by WWI, and we look forward to welcoming attendees from across the globe to Kansas City.”
More details will be provided as the date draws near. Activities will include conference sessions and events at the Museum and Memorial, plus programming at America’s National Churchill Museum in Fulton, Missouri.
About the International Churchill Society:
Formed in 1968, the International Churchill Society exists to foster and support interest in the life, times, and legacy of Sir Winston Churchill; ensuring that his history and heritage survive to inform and educate future generations, while using his memory to inspire the leaders of tomorrow. To learn more please visit winstonchurchill.org.
About the National WWI Museum and Memorial:
The National WWI Museum and Memorial is America’s leading institution dedicated to remembering, interpreting and understanding the Great War and its enduring impact on the global community. The Museum and Memorial holds the most comprehensive collection of World War I objects and documents in the world and is the second-oldest public museum dedicated to preserving the objects, history and experiences of the war. The Museum and Memorial takes visitors of all ages on an epic journey through a transformative period and shares deeply personal stories of courage, honor, patriotism and sacrifice. Designated by Congress as America’s official WWI Museum and Memorial and located in downtown Kansas City, Mo., the National WWI Museum and Memorial inspires thought, dialogue and learning to make the experiences of the Great War era meaningful and relevant for present and future generations. To learn more, visit theworldwar.org.
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