Past NRA President Heston is the 18th member of Post Office's Legends of Hollywood stamp series
Fairfax, Virginia - At the NRA's 127 Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, Charlton Heston was elected President of the National Rifle Association. A World War II veteran, Oscar winning actor, and heralded civil rights activist, Heston led the NRA for an unprecedented six years.
An icon to supporters of the Second Amendment, his address at the 2000 Annual Meeting in Charlotte, North Carolina, with a flintlock rifle raised above his head, still brings chills to this day:
So, as we set out this year to defeat the divisive forces that would take freedom away, I want to say those fighting words for everyone within the sound of my voice to hear and to heed, and especially for you, Mr. Gore: 'From my cold, dead hands.'
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NRA Museum keeps collection of fake guns to keep them off the open market
The fakes of February
Fairfax, Virginia -
To most casual viewers, the above pistol appears to be a Texas Belt Model Colt Patterson. There's the telltale long tailed barrel, the distinctive shape and an aging that suggest we're talking about a 170 year old gun here.
Now Paterson is the first firearm that Colt ever made. A very rare find on the open market. And the Texas Belt Model, given the history of the great state and the famed Texas Rangers, is even more rare. That makes this a very valuable gun — if it was real.
Find out more about this fake Paterson Colt Texas Belt Model revolver on NRANews ...
Business accessory that doubles as a conceal carry option
Senior NRA Store Merchandise Buyer Brian Evans is back with a professional solution for all of your business related conceal carry needs ...
In today’s tech
age, the electronic tablet has become the go-to device for on-the-go people.
Whether it’s used for social media, business, or for gaming, there’s no denying
the popularity of the powerful tablet.
But with everyone
glued to their gadgets, it’s easy to forget that it won’t save you in the event
of a serious situation where immediate action is needed. Your firearm can.
That’s why the NRA
has developed a special, protective folio to house your ever-present tablet –
... find out more about the NRA's CCW Tablet Folio ...
Customizable storage area and rear pistol pouch with NRA Every Day Carry Pack (EDC)
NRA Store Merchandise Buyer Joseph Garnreiter returns from the chill and frivolity of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania to bring you the one thing everyone at Great American could agree on ...
Fairfax, Virginia -
At the Great
American Outdoor Show – Feb. 1-9th in Harrisburg, PA – the
NRAstore crew had the unique opportunity to observe and talk with approximately
200,000 born and raised outdoorsman and women. We asked them what they look for
in a great piece of gear, and their response was “Well, it has to be tough, comfortable,
compact and – most all – versatile”. Their overwhelming choice: The NRA
Tactical EDC Pack.
... find out more about the features and flexibility of NRA Tactical's Every Day Carry (EDC) Pouch ...
NRA Headquarters Range, Cafe and National Firearms Museum closed due to snow
Fairfax, Virginia - As February's version of Snowmageddon pummels the eastern seaboard, residents from Atlanta to Albany are hunkered down for yet another long winter's night. In their future are hours of shoveling snow, digging out cars and praying that the electricity keeps humming along. One thing they don't have to worry about is going into work.
Find out what the snow closed at the NRA ...
Unique design deploys with rifles, pistols, magazines and ammo
Merchandise Bury Joe Garnreiter returns from Great American in Harrisburg with more options for a top seller at the NRA Store ...
Fairfax, Virginia -
As responsible gun owners, we know that our mission is clear: to preserve our
Constitutional right to keep and bear arms. We’ve noticed that while there may be some
groups out there promoting a message of tolerance and equality, they fail to
extend that same tolerance to America’s community of gun owners.
Because the NRAstore
observed this societal inconsistency, we decided to respond in a humorous and
dignified manner – by creating our
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High-density, recyclable polymer target bottles are shatterproof & durable
When I was a kid, a trip to Uncle Harry's farm always included a little target practice. We'd set up some bottles, take aim and watch them shatter. Only problem was that we'd always run out of bottles. Now, thanks to NRA Store Merchandise Buyer Joe Garnreiter, you never have to run out of bottles again ...
Fairfax, Virginia - Super Bowl Sunday has come and gone, and all that’s left now
is a heap of glass bottles ready for target practice. Unfortunately, glass is
only worth one shot, and the shards can be dangerous. Wouldn’t it be nice to
have a bottle you could shoot repeatedly, WIHTOUT any of the mess? Well, the NRAstore has exactly that!
Reusable, Shatterproof Bottle Targets are just what the name implies –
tough and reusable. Whether you’re plinking with your .22 or packing a punch
with a .30 caliber rifle, your bullets will fly right through each bottle.
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Curator's Corner brings out Colt Official Police conversion that saw service in World War II
Seems there's been a mixup in the schedule.
While we were away at SHOT Show, NRANews decided to pull their regular Monday night episodes of Curator's Corner. That means the episodes we've been previewing since then have yet to air. Our apologies for the miscommunication.
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NRA Store brings back the blueprints of iconic rifle for limited run
This time, oh this time NRA Store Merchandise Buyer Joe Garnreiter reached deep, deep, deep into the store goodie bag and came out with a doozy. So without any further adieu ...
- Now if you were decorating your
office, workshop or man cave with all your favorite accoutrements, your check
list might look something like this…
Your favorite whitetail mount?
Your favorite beer sign? CHECK
Your high school football jersey?
Framed etching of your favorite
rifle? STILL SEARCHING…!
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