In honor of our nation's veterans, Mount Vernon admits FREE all active duty, former, or retired military personnel. 

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In honor of our nation's veterans, Mount Vernon admits FREE all active duty, former, or retired military personnel. 

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FREE admission to Mount Vernon for all active duty, former, or retired military personnel.

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Honored guests are also invited to place a flower at Washington’s Tomb where the Sons of the American Revolution and the Daughters of the American Revolution present a wreathlaying ceremony in honor of our nation's veterans.

 

Schedule of Events:

Time Event Location
8:45 a.m. Special Flag Raising The Texas Gate
11:00 a.m. Performance by the Harmony Heritage Singers Robert H. and Clarice Smith Auditorium
12:00 p.m. -3:00 p.m. Meet General and Lady Washington Interpretive Center, Historic Area
2:00 p.m. Sons of the American Revolution and Daughters of the American Revolution Ceremony The Washington Tomb
3:00 p.m. Performance by the United States Air Force String Orchestra Robert H. and Clarice Smith Auditorium

 


The Air Force String Orchestra (above) is the official string ensemble of the United States Air Force and consists of 20 active duty Airmen musicians performing a wide range of musical styles. As part of the U.S. Air Force Band, the Air Force Strings honors those who have served, inspires American Citizens to heightened patriotism and service, and positively impacts the global community on behalf of the U.S. Air Force and the United States.

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