The Day the Wall Came Down: Berlin, Germany | Houston, Texas

Project Highlights

Artist Veryl Goodnight's sculpture, cast entirely by Valley Bronze, captures the moment of joy shared around the world when the Berlin Wall could no longer contain the will of the people. Two monuments were cast, one of which was a gift from the American people that resides permanently at the Alliierten Museum (Allied Musuem) in Berlin, Germany, and the other is displayed at the George H. W. Bush Presidential Library in Houston, Texas.

Project Hightlights

  • A VB artisan welds the sculpture together.

  • The VB Monument Center at work.

  • Artist Veryl Goodnight stands next to here masterpiece at its final resting place in Berlin.

  • The completed monument is ready to be airlifted to Germany.

  • President George Bush unveils the monument at its formal dedication ceremony in Berlin.

  • President Bush dedicates a copy of the monument at his Presidential Library in Houston, Texas.

Foundry Hours

Monday-Thursday: 6:45am-4:00pm
Friday: 6:45am-11:00am

Gallery Hours

Thursday-Saturday: 10:00am-5:00pm

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Valley Bronze of Oregon
307 W. Alder Street
P.O. Box 669
Joseph, OR 97846
(541) 432-7551
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