Provided by Marine Corps Heritage Foundation
The National Museum of the Marine Corps will hold the annual illuminated tour of Semper Fidelis Memorial Park from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Nov. 15. Museum docents will be on site to answer questions about the history and significance of monuments during the self-guided tour.
The Memorial Park path will be lit with luminarias to guide visitors. Spotlights will illuminate the monuments dedicated to Marine Corps history, including a statue of Marine Corps General Lejeune. The tour will be cancelled in the event of inclement weather; an announcement will be made at 12:00 p.m. on Nov. 15.
For more information on this and other events at the National Museum of the Marine Corps, visit usmcmuseum.com and the National Museum of the Marine Corps and NMMC Kids Facebook pages. Admission to the museum and parking is always free. The museum, in Triangle, is open 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. every day except Christmas.