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Price Free with general admission
Age Suitability None Specified
Categories Holiday History

Decoration Day

Monday, May 27, 2013 10:30a to 4:00p
Mystic Seaport Stonington, CT

Join Mystic Seaport this Memorial Day for a ceremony dedicated to the memory of those lost in the Civil War. Known today as Memorial Day, Decoration Day was formally instituted by the U.S. Government in 1868 as a day of national remembrance of those killed during the Civil War. Costumed role-players will conduct an 1876 tribute and procession to honor those killed in the Civil War beginning at 10:30 a.m.

Created by Mystic Seaport

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Mystic Seaport
Greenmanville Ave
Stonington, CT 06355
(888) 973-2767
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