Flag Lowering Ceremony


Information


Dates/Times:
6/6/2017 - 8/29/2017, Every Tuesday: 7 pm

Admission:
Free

Contact:
217-782-2717


Location:
Lincoln Tomb, 1500 Monument Ave Springfield, IL 62703

Description:
The 114th Regiment Illinois Volunteer Infantry - Reactivated performs civil war drills, fires their muskets and holds a flag lowering ceremony in front of the Lincoln Tomb.  Each week, one lucky visitor will be presented with the American Flag as a symbol of our gratitude.  

 
*Sangamon Mass Transit District will provide Lincoln Tomb & War Memorials Express bus service between downtown Springfield and the Lincoln Tomb area on Tuesday evenings. Fare is $2.00 per person for unlimited rides on this route the day of purchase.
  Departures from downtown (Old State Capitol) 5:30, 6:30 and 7:30 pm
  Departures from War Memorials to Lincoln Tomb: 5:44, 6:44, 7:44 pm
  Departures from War Memorials to Downtown: 6, 7, 7:50 pm
  Departures from Lincoln Tomb to Downtown: 5:46, 6:46, 7:46 pm