Salute to the veterans of WWII

VINCENNES — The Indiana Military Museum is hosting the 13th annual Salute to Veterans.

This year, the event celebrates the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II. The event runs 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 5, and 9 a.m.  - 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 6, at the museum, 715 S. Sixth Street Road, Vincennes. Admission is $8 for adults, $5 for children and free to WWII veterans. Parking is $3 per vehicle. 

The event includes WWII veteran speakers, authentic camps, a military vehicle parade, living history interpreters, battle reenactments, weapon demonstrations and food vendors. The museum and annex features almost 40,000 square-feet of floor space, and outside you will find nine airplanes, plus artillery and vintage military vehicles.   

In order to comply with CDC guidelines face masks are recommended outside along with social distancing.  Face masks will be required inside the museum buildings.

Please call (812) 882-1941 with questions or check us out on Facebook at Indiana Military Museum, Inc.

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