Annual Memorial Day Celebration10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on May 28, 2012
Soldiers & Sailors will be host its annual Memorial Day Celebration from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Monday, May 28, 2012. This free event is open to the public and aimed at remembering the men and women who proudly serve or have served in our country's armed forces. The event includes free admission into the museum, live entertainment, children's activities and veteran remembrance activities. Food and drinks will also be available for purchase. We encourage visitors to bring blankets to picnic on the front lawn.
10:30 a.m. - War on Terrorism Memorial Ceremony
The event will be held in the auditorium to remember Pennsylvania's military servicemen and servicewomen who made the ultimate sacrifice and those still defending freedom. The ceremony will consist of a prayer service and slide show of names and images of the Pennsylvanian's killed in the War on Terrorism.
2:00 p.m. - Cornerstone Rededication Ceremony
Join Soldiers & Sailors, Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald, other diginitaries and guests as we place a new time capsule into the cornerstone and rededicate our mission to honor and remember the military service personnel of Pennsylvania.