Special Event

Dedication Day Ceremony

Fee: Free.

Location: LAT/LONG: 39.817990, -77.231930

Soldiers' National Cemetery

Dates & Times


Monday, November 19, 2018


10:15 AM


1 hour and 15 minutes


Dedication Day 2018 will commemorate the 155th anniversary of Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address. The ceremonies begin at the Soldiers’ National Cemetery with a wreath laying at the Soldiers’ National Monument at 10:15 am. The formal Dedication Day program, with keynote speaker, follows at the Rostrum at 10:30 am. Janet Morgan Riggs, President of Gettysburg College, will provide the keynote address.

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