Upcoming Events

October 9, 2014 – October 12, 2014

American Veterans Traveling Tribute Wall Arrives at Patriots Point

The largest traveling replica of the Vietnam Memorial Wall will be on display at the Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum from October 9th – 12th.  The replica is a 80% scale of the actual wall in Washington D.C., and will be free to view.  It includes the names of more than 58,000 fallen heroes.

Start: October 9, 2014
End: October 12, 2014
Venue: Patriots Point
Phone: 866-831-1720
Address:
40 Patriots Point Road, Mount Pleasant, SC, 29464, United States
Cost: Free

October 16, 2014 – October 18, 2014

USS YORKTOWN Reunion

Former crew members of the USS YORKTOWN will reunite on the aircraft carrier through October 18th.

Start: October 16, 2014
End: October 18, 2014
Venue: USS YORKTOWN
Phone: 881-5984
Address:
40 Patriots Point Road, Mount Pleasant`, SC, 29464, United States

November 11, 2014 – December 31, 2017

(Veterans Day) Grand Opening Of The Vietnam Experience

Opening on Veterans Day 2014, this new “living history” exhibit will feature a US Marine Corps Artillery Firebase and a “Brown Water Navy” Support Base.  Our new interactive equipment will include: two Bell UH-1 “Huey” helicopters, 105mm Howitzer, a Boeing Vertol CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter, Willys m725 ambulance, a Sisorsky UH-34 Se Horse Helicopter and a very rare MK1 PBR (Patrol River Boat).   We will frequently feature re-enactors and Vietnam veterans to enhance the experience.

 

Vietnam Support Base New Ground Breaking for the redesigned VSB

Start: November 11, 2014
End: December 31, 2017
Venue: Patriots Point
Phone: 866-831-1720
Address:
40 Patriots Point Road, Mount Pleasant, SC, 29464, United States

February 2, 2015

The Boys From Liberty Hill Symposium

More info to follow.

Date: February 2, 2015
Venue: USS YORKTOWN
Phone: 881-5984
Address:
40 Patriots Point Road, Mount Pleasant`, SC, 29464, United States

March 19, 2015

Battle of the Hue Symposium

We will examine the longest and bloodiest battles of the Vietnam War.   Two United States Army batallalions and three Marine Corps battalions defeated 10 battalions from the People’s Army of Vietnam and the Viet Cong.   The battle took place in 1968.

Date: March 19, 2015
Venue: USS YORKTOWN
Phone: 881-5984
Address:
40 Patriots Point Road, Mount Pleasant`, SC, 29464, United States

November 13, 2015

The Battle of Ia Drang Valley Symposium

We will breakdown the first major battle between the United States Army and the People’s Army of Vietnam/North Vietnam during the Vietnam War.  The Battle of Ia Drang Valley took place between November 14 and November 18, 1965 and involved close air support by U.S. aircraft and a strategic bombing strike by B-52s.

Date: November 13, 2015
Venue: USS YORKTOWN
Phone: 881-5984
Address:
40 Patriots Point Road, Mount Pleasant`, SC, 29464, United States
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