Veterans Day Celebration
The Museum will host a memorial celebration to honor those who have served in the United States Armed Forces. Additionally, the museum will offer all Veterans and active duty military free admission to the Museum and historic ships from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Family members of Veterans and active duty military will also receive special one-day discounted admission at $10 for adults and $7 for children.
1:30 p.m. Guests can begin boarding Cruiser OLYMPIA
2 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Veterans Day Celebration will take place
2:30 p.m. – 3 p.m. Complimentary coffee and snacks in the Admiral's Cabin
Michael J. Flynn
Vice President of Interpretation and Visitor Experience, Independence Seaport Museum
Maritime Academy Charter School Cadets
President & CEO, Independence Seaport Museum
Supporting the Philadelphia Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund, Inc. and Independence Seaport Museum
Vietnam Veteran and President of the Philadelphia Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund, Inc.
Cruiser OLYMPIA and Veterans Day story
Max Kaiserman, Historian and Interpreter
Triple 6-pounder Guns Salute and Signal Flag Raising