Veterans Groups Hold Open House November 10-12 in Danville
Pop-up space museum and Veterans Day ceremony will honor those who served.
DANVILLE, Calif. (November 7, 2023): The Town of Danville and the service organizations of the Veterans Memorial Building of San Ramon Valley will host a weekend open house to commemorate Veterans Day, as well as a celebration event. The open house will be November 10-12, and the Veterans Day celebration will be November 11.
All are invited to visit the Veterans Memorial Building for the Open House featuring a space themed pop-up museum. This year’s theme is “Space & Robotics” and will feature Space Force, NASA exhibits, working droids, Star Wars reenactors and more. Admission is free and the museum will be open Friday and Saturday, November 10 and 11 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, November 12 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The UH-1 Huey Helicopter and a Fighter Jet Cockpit from the USS Hornet Museum will be displayed outside the building along with droids, robots and more inside.
The community is also invited to a ceremony honoring our veterans, which will take place Saturday, November 11 at 11 a.m. in the Veterans Memorial Building Main Hall.
Parking is available on surrounding public streets and in all downtown Municipal Parking Lots. To accommodate the large outdoor displays, parking around the Veterans Memorial Building will be restricted for open house related activities from 3 p.m. November 9 through 9 p.m. November 12. A map showing parking restrictions is available online.
The Veterans Memorial Building is located at 400 Hartz Ave. In Danville. For event information, visit vmbsrv.org .