Memorial Day at Historic Brattonsville

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 20, 2014


Contact:Marie Cheek
Community Relations Coordinator
Culture & Heritage Museums
803/909-7244
mcheek@chmuseums.org


 


Come celebrate Memorial Day at Historic Brattonsville!


 


MCCONNELLS, SC – Historic Brattonsville will be open to the public for this special day of remembrance on Monday, May 26. There will be costumed interpreters present in order to honor all active military men and women as well as all veterans from the 18th century up to present day. Please note that all other Culture & Heritage Museums sites will be closed on Memorial Day.


All Culture & Heritage Museums sites, including Historic Brattonsville, are participating in the Blue Star Museums program. Blue Star Museums includes more than 2,000 museums across America. This program offers FREE museum entrance for all active duty, National Guard and Reserve military personnel and their families, and will run beginning Memorial Day (Monday May 26th, 2014) through Labor Day (Monday September 1st, 2014). For more information visit http://bluestarfam.org/Programs/Blue_Star_Museums.


Historic Brattonsville is located at 1444 Brattonsville Road in McConnells, SC. For more information, visit www.chmuseums.org or call 803/684-2327


Hours for Memorial Day:  May 26, 2014: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.


Admission: Adults - $6, Seniors - $5, Youth (ages 4-17) - $3, FREE to CHM members and children age 3 and younger.