Event date: 11/11/2018 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Export event Elaine Evans / Wednesday, October 24, 2018 / Categories: Events Honoring Our Vietnam Veterans Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum Join us on Veterans Day as we honor our nation’s Vietnam War veterans during a special event at 3:00 PM in the Museum’s Union Theater. Medal of Honor recipient and Vietnam veteran Al Lynch will be the featured speaker. All Vietnam veterans will receive a Department of Defense lapel pin signifying your service during the Vietnam War at the conclusion of the event. Those eligible to receive the Vietnam Veteran Lapel Pin include U.S. veterans who served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces at any time during the period from November 1, 1955 to May 15, 1975, regardless of location, as a lasting memento of the nation's gratitude. Reservations required for this free event and can be obtained here. Union Theater will open for seating at 2:30 p.m. Veterans and current members of the U.S. Armed Forces receive free museum admission the day of the event. All other guests wanting to view the museum will need to pay the admission fee. E-TICKET MUST BE PRESENTED FOR ENTRY (printed or on digital device) Location: Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum - Union Theater 212 North Sixth Street Springfield, IL 62701 (Map) Print 87 Rate this article: No rating Tags: Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum Veterans Please login or register to post comments.