Peace and Remembrance Illumination Display @ National WWI Museum and Memorial, Kansas City [from 2 to 12 November]

Peace and Remembrance Illumination Display


4600
2 - 12
November
19:00 - 01:00

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National WWI Museum and Memorial
2 Memorial Drive, Kansas City, Missouri 64108
The official WWI memorial of the United States will be illuminated with a nearly 55 million pixel display featuring more than 5,000 poppies each evening with a massive and moving light installation. Peace and Remembrance occurs for nine days leading up to Nov. 11 in recognition of the nine million soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice during the war.

ENTRY: FREE to the public.

LOCATION: The display can be viewed on the North Lawn outside the National WWI Museum and Memorial

STARTING TIMES:
Nov. 2-3 | 7 p.m.
Nov. 4-11 | 6 p.m.

The illumination runs continuously until 1 a.m. each evening with special presentations every 15 minutes.

Learn more at https://theworldwar.org/armisticeday/peace-remembrance.

SPONSOR:
The United States World War One Centennial Commission is the presenting sponsor of Peace and Remembrance.
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