EVENTS AT THE MUSEUM 9/21/18

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"EXPLORING THE ARMOR" - SOLD OUT! 

Take a private history tour of the outside tracked vehicles, including a look inside the crew compartments.  Tour begins in the museum theater.  Seating is limited; reservations required.  The tour typically lasts 2 hours.  Admission to event: $15.00 per person, or $5.00 with museum membership.

The September 23rd “Exploring the Armor” tour is now sold out. Join us next year for another series of armor tours - keep an eye out on our event calendar at the beginning of 2019!

DATE/TIME:  Sunday SEPTEMBER 23, 2018  2:00 p.m.

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CENTRAL PA CIVIL WAR ROUND TABLE: “THE SHADOW OF NAPOLEON ON LEE AT GETTYSBURG”

Chuck Teague will speak on “The Shadow of Napoleon on Lee at Gettysburg."  No one was a keener student of Bonaparte than R. E. Lee; how he fought the battle and where he fell short is apparent in considering the maxims of Napoleon.

DATE/TIME:  Tuesday OCTOBER 2, 2018  7:00 p.m.

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FRIENDS’ LECTURE SERIES: “THE COLD WAR UP CLOSE IN THE 1980s”

Speaker John Crider will present some of the highlights of his experiences from 1983 to 1985 as the US Army special agent in charge of the field office responsible for US Defense Department counterterrorism and counterintelligence services in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and western Maryland. He will follow this with the highlights of his experiences as the Deputy Headquarters Security Officer at Allied Ground Forces Headquarters (AFCENT) at Brunssum, Netherlands and as the chief security officer for the HQ AFCENT War Mobile Element from 1986 through 1989. He will follow those crucial strategic events (both nationally and internationally) during the 1980's from the viewpoint of a strategic intelligence officer and express his opinions as to why the Cold War was won.

DATE/TIME:  Sunday OCTOBER 7, 2018  2:00 p.m.

EVENTS AT THE MUSEUM 9/14/18

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REGISTRATIONS ARE FILLING UP FOR "EXPLORING THE ARMOR" - RESERVE YOUR SPOT! 

Take a private history tour of the outside tracked vehicles, including a look inside the crew compartments.  Tour begins in the museum theater.  Seating is limited; reservations required.  The tour typically lasts 2 hours.  Admission to event: $15.00 per person, or $5.00 with museum membership.

Exploring the Armor Tour (September 23) Online Registration

DATE/TIME:  Sunday SEPTEMBER 23, 2018  2:00 p.m.

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CENTRAL PA CIVIL WAR ROUND TABLE: “THE SHADOW OF NAPOLEON ON LEE AT GETTYSBURG”

Chuck Teague will speak on “The Shadow of Napoleon on Lee at Gettysburg."  No one was a keener student of Bonaparte than R. E. Lee; how he fought the battle and where he fell short is apparent in considering the maxims of Napoleon.

DATE/TIME:  Tuesday OCTOBER 2, 2018  7:00 p.m.

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FRIENDS’ LECTURE SERIES: “THE COLD WAR UP CLOSE IN THE 1980s”

Speaker John Crider will present some of the highlights of his experiences from 1983 to 1985 as the US Army special agent in charge of the field office responsible for US Defense Department counterterrorism and counterintelligence services in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and western Maryland. He will follow this with the highlights of his experiences as the Deputy Headquarters Security Officer at Allied Ground Forces Headquarters (AFCENT) at Brunssum, Netherlands and as the chief security officer for the HQ AFCENT War Mobile Element from 1986 through 1989. He will follow those crucial strategic events (both nationally and internationally) during the 1980's from the viewpoint of a strategic intelligence officer and express his opinions as to why the Cold War was won.

DATE/TIME:  Sunday OCTOBER 7, 2018  2:00 p.m.


NEW DATE: BARK FOR LIFE OF CENTRAL PA

The Bark For Life of Central PA has been rescheduled for September 30, 2018 due to weather conditions.

DATE/TIME:  Sunday SEPTEMBER 30, 2018  12:00 p.m.

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EVENTS AT THE MUSEUM 9/7/18

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THEN & NOW LIVING HISTORY BIVOUAC 

Visit this Living History Time Line of Uniforms and Equipment from the 18th through 21st centuries on the grounds of the Pennsylvania Military Museum.  Battle dress uniform show and weapons demonstrations begin at 1:00 p.m. each day. 

DATE/TIME: Saturday & Sunday SEPTEMBER 8 & 9, 2018  10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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FRIENDS' LECTURE SERIES: "EXPERIENCES OF A TEST PILOT"

Colonel Lewis Watt will describe the path that lead him to test flying, experiences he had during several test programs, and the satisfaction he enjoyed teaching others to become test pilots.  The Colonel calls these the best years of his life.

DATE/TIME: Sunday SEPTEMBER 9, 2018  2:00 p.m.

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[CANCELED] LECTURE: "LOOKING FOR LORETA - THE CONFEDERATE KARDASHIAN" 

This lecture, originally scheduled for September 19, has been canceled as of 9/7/18. 

DATE/TIME: Wednesday SEPTEMBER 19, 2018  7:00 p.m.

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REGISTRATIONS ARE FILLING UP FOR "EXPLORING THE ARMOR" - RESERVE YOUR SPOT! 

Take a private history tour of the outside tracked vehicles, including a look inside the crew compartments.  Tour begins in the museum theater.  Seating is limited; reservations required.  The tour typically lasts 2 hours.  Admission to event: $15.00 per person, or $5.00 with museum membership.

Exploring the Armor Tour (September 23) Online Registration

DATE/TIME:  Sunday SEPTEMBER 23, 2018  2:00 p.m.

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OPEN LABOR DAY

Open for regular hours on Labor Day.  Guided tours at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

DATE/TIME: Monday SEPTEMBER 3, 2018  10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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THEN & NOW LIVING HISTORY BIVOUAC 

Visit this Living History Time Line of Uniforms and Equipment from the 18th through 21st centuries on the grounds of the Pennsylvania Military Museum.  Battle dress uniform show and weapons demonstrations begin at 1:00 p.m. each day. 

DATE/TIME: Saturday & Sunday SEPTEMBER 8 & 9, 2018  10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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FRIENDS' LECTURE SERIES: "EXPERIENCES OF A TEST PILOT"

Colonel Lewis Watt will describe the path that lead him to test flying, experiences he had during several test programs, and the satisfaction he enjoyed teaching others to become test pilots.  The Colonel calls these the best years of his life.

DATE/TIME: Sunday SEPTEMBER 9, 2018  2:00 p.m.

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REGISTER FOR OUR NEXT EXPLORING THE ARMOR TOUR!

Take a private history tour of the outside tracked vehicles, including a look inside the crew compartments.  Tour begins in the museum theater.  Seating is limited; reservations required.  The tour typically lasts 2 hours.  Admission to event: $15.00 per person, or $5.00 with museum membership.

Exploring the Armor Tour (September 23) Online Registration

DATE/TIME:  Sunday SEPTEMBER 23, 2018  2:00 p.m.

EVENTS AT THE MUSEUM 8/24/18

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GUIDED TOUR WEEKENDS

Receive a personal guided tour for the regular admission price.  Tour begins at 1:00 p.m. 

DATE/TIME: Saturdays & Sundays throughout AUGUST   1:00 p.m.

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OPEN LABOR DAY

Open for regular hours on Labor Day.  Guided tours at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

DATE/TIME: Monday SEPTEMBER 3, 2018  10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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THEN & NOW LIVING HISTORY BIVOUAC 

Visit this Living History Time Line of Uniforms and Equipment from the 18th through 21st centuries on the grounds of the Pennsylvania Military Museum.  Battle dress uniform show and weapons demonstrations begin at 1:00 p.m. each day. 

DATE/TIME: Saturday & Sunday SEPTEMBER 8 & 9, 2018  10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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REGISTER FOR OUR NEXT EXPLORING THE ARMOR TOUR!

Take a private history tour of the outside tracked vehicles, including a look inside the crew compartments.  Tour begins in the museum theater.  Seating is limited; reservations required.  The tour typically lasts 2 hours.  Admission to event: $15.00 per person, or $5.00 with museum membership.

Exploring the Armor Tour (September 23) Online Registration

DATE/TIME:  Sunday SEPTEMBER 23, 2018  2:00 p.m.