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Feb16Current NASA Astronaut to Speak at Black History Month Symposium Honoring SC Hero and Astronaut Ron McNair
On Thursday, February 23, two-time space traveling astronaut Christopher Cassidy will board the USS Yorktown to discuss the life and accomplishments of S.C. hero Ron McNair during a Patriots Point […]
Feb02Patriots Point greets 10 millionth paid visitor
At just about noon on Wednesday, February 1, a family from Canandaigua, New York stepped up to the ticket window to purchase their tickets to visit Patriots Point Naval & […]
Jan27Board votes to name USS Yorktown Chapel for Plankowner
The Patriots Point Development Authority Board of Directors voted on January 20 to name the chapel of the USS Yorktown in honor of Reverend Harold Syfrett. A WWII veteran & […]
Feb2311:00 am - 12:00 pmEducational Symposium: “In The Spirit of Ron McNair”
Join us as we recognize Black History Month with this symposium focusing on the life of South Carolina native, Ronald E. McNair, an astronaut who was was aboard the space […]
Mar1210:00 am - 4:00 pmMarch Open Cockpit Sunday
During “Open Cockpit” days, guests are given the unique opportunity to climb or look inside many of the museum’s most historic aircraft, including the F-9 Cougar, S-3 Viking, H-3 Sea […]
Mar299:00 am - 6:30 pmVietnam Veterans Day
Each year, our nation recognizes March 29 as Vietnam Veterans Day because it was on that date in 1973 when the United States officially withdrew all forces from Vietnam. […]