Veterans Day at the WWII Memorial

November 11, 2021 @ 9:00AM — 9:30AM Eastern Time (US & Canada)

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Help us honor our Greatest Generation!

There are currently no tickets available for this event, but you can still make a donation.


The Friends of the National World War II Memorial invites you to join us as we pay tribute to the more than 16 million men and women who served in the U.S. Armed Forces during WWII at a special Veterans Day observance at the National World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, November 11, 2021 at 9:00 a.m.

The program will be streamed live to Friends' Facebook page (

As part of the commemoration, World War II veterans will lay wreaths at the Freedom Wall in remembrance of their fallen brothers and sisters.

Actress/singer Mary Millben will perform a pre-ceremony musical tribute and the Military District of Washington will provide military support for the event.

The ceremony is open to the public; but, registration is required. Social distancing practices will also be required.

If you are a World War II veteran, or know of one, who would like to participate in the Veterans Day Observance at the WWII Memorial, please email!