Address: Pier 86, W. 46th St. and 12th Ave. - 212-245-0072
The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum will host its annual Memorial Day commemoration ceremony to honor the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice while servicing in the United States Armed Forces on Monday, May 27th, at 11:00 AM on Pier 86 (W. 46th Street and 12th Avenue), Manhattan.
Demonstrations, activities and various interactive displays from Intrepid Education, Coca-Cola Swelter Stopper, U.S. Coast Guard, Operation Goody Bag, NY Water Taxi, American Red Cross and CrossFit NYC will also take place on the pier from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM.
The Memorial Day commemoration ceremony and activities are part of the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum’s Memorial Day Weekend celebration, to be held from May 24 – May 28, 2013. This weekend of activities and demonstrations kicks off Intrepid’s annual “Summer Salute to Heroes” line-up of dynamic, educational and fun experiences dedicated to honoring heroes past and present, and inspiring those of the future. All Memorial Day Weekend activities are free and open to the public.
*PLEASE NOTE: ALL MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND EVENTS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE*
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Venue Description: The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is a non-profit, educational institution featuring the legendary aircraft carrier Intrepid, the space shuttle Enterprise, the world's fastest jets and a guided missile submarine. Through exhibitions, educational programming and the foremost collection of technologically groundbreaking aircraft and vessels, visitors of all ages and abilities are taken on an interactive journey through history to learn about American innovation and bravery. The Intrepid Museum fulfills its mission to honor our heroes, educate the public and inspire our youth by connecting them to history through hands-on exploration while bridging the future by inspiring innovation.