Sinews of Peace: The Power of Prose, a virtual exhibition examining the near-final draft of the "Iron Curtain" speech in the collection of America's National Churchill Museum. A companion exhibit, showcasing the near final draft of the speech, is currently on view in the Museum's Anson Cutts Gallery.
Those between ages of 11 and 21 are invited to enter a video competition – coinciding with the 82nd anniversary of Sir Winston Churchill’s “Blood, toil, tears, and sweat” speech - that asks students from around the world to invoke the spirit of Britain’s wartime Prime Minister by writing and recording an inspirational speech in response to the current global challenges.
On October 6-8, 2022 Join an international array of historians, diplomats, and members of the Churchill family at this conference, which will explore the difficulty and dangers of waging war and the challenges of preserving peace. The conference will be hosted at Kansas City’s National World War I Museum and Memorial with a day trip to America’s National Churchill Museum, for the 2022 Enid and R. Crosby Kemper Lecture and installation of new Churchill Fellows.
75th Anniversary of “Sinews of Peace” Speech. Learn More
Edwina Sandys' "Breakthrough" sculpture featuring sections of the Berlin Wall. Learn More
Fly into action with the RAF! Learn More
Sit back in an overstuffed chair while listening to tales of Churchill's wit and wisdom. Learn More
Intricate woodcarvings adorn the Vestry doors, reredos, baptismal and balcony of the historic Church of St. Mary. Learn More
"We are all worms, but I do believe that I am a glow-worm."
- Sir Winston Churchill Learn More
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The Church of St. Mary the Virgin, Aldermanbury, is a seventeenth-century English church located within the heart of mid-Missouri in Fulton. This church once stood in the center of London, England, where Nazi bombs gutted it during the Blitz of World War II. It is the only building in the United States designed by renowned English architect Sir Christopher Wren.
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