Event

Veterans Day Evening

Event Details

Date:
Thu, Nov 11, 2021
Time:
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm

First Division Museum at Cantigny Park

1s151 Winfield Road
Wheaton, IL 60189
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Veterans Day Evening
Thursday, November 11
4:30 – 8 pm
Free parking

Veterans Day Extended Hours

Thursday, November 11
4:30-8 pm

The First Division Museum will have extended hours on the evening of Veterans Day. The “First In War” gallery’s daily sounds and films will be silenced from 4:30 to 8 pm for a visual display of flickering candles throughout the gallery to, “keep the home fires burning” for the veterans in our lives.

Veterans Day Moment of Thanks

Thursday, November 11
5:30-6 pm

Veterans and their families are welcome to join us for a special after-hours moment of thanks, featuring remarks from the Executive Director of Museums at Cantigny Park, Colonel (Ret) Krewasky A. Salter, Ph.D. Guests will also be able to view a quilt ceremony from the Illinois Chapter of Quilts of Valor.