USO Days at the Joseph Manigault House November 8 – 11

Joseph-Manigault-House-Feb 2019The Joseph Mangault House
350 Meeting Street, Charleston
November 8 – 11, 2019   All Day

On Veteran’s Day weekend explore the history of the Joseph Manigault house. During WWII this site was used as a USO post and Red Cross training facility. Soldiers attended dinners, parties, played games, and wrote to their families while here in the 1940s. Badminton and horseshoes will be set up in the garden, images and letters from the time period will be on view throughout the house, and special tours will focus on this unique history. Free for museum members and free with admission ($12/adults, $5/children, under 3 free).

Special tours at 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm on Friday and Sunday. All veterans and active military will be admitted free to the Joseph Manigault House and The Charleston Museum on November 11.

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(Image credit: charlestonmuseum.org)

 

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