Originally known as Decoration Day, an occasion to honor soldiers who gave their lives during the American Civil War, the Memorial Day civic holiday now honors all members of the military who have given their lives in defense of the Constitution and its legacy of freedom.
Memorial Day Weekend
Saturday – Monday, May, 2015
Admission: Free with museum admission.
Program times vary; check the museum Visitor Guide upon arrival for the schedule.
Honor those who gave their lives in service to the U.S. Constitution with a variety of Memorial Day resources for the classroom.
There a many different ways to remember those who served and died for our country. Design a memorial to commemorate the soldiers who have fallen in the Middle East conflict.