Centennial Rededication of the National McKinley Birthplace Memorial

  • Dates: October 14, 2017
  • Times: Noon-4 PM
  • How to find us: National McKinley Birthplace Memorial & Museum, 40 North Main Street, Niles, OH 44446
  • Website: www.McKinleyBirthplaceMuseum.org
  • Phone: 330.652.4273
  • Admission Fee: Free admission

Dedicated on October 5, 1917, the National McKinley Birthplace Memorial has been a fixture in downtown Niles for 100 years. To celebrate the memorial's centennial, the National McKinley Birthplace Memorial Association will recreate the dedication ceremony with speeches by President William Howard Taft (portrayed by Mike Wilson) and Dorothy Butler, great-granddaughter of Joseph Butler Jr; musical entertainment; and the opening of a time capsule placed in the cornerstone of the memorial on November 20, 1915.

Schedule:
    
Rededication Ceremony                                    Noon
     Opening of the Cornerstone & Time Capsule    2:00 pm
     Tours of the Memorial & Museum                      Throughout the afternoon

For information about the McKinley Memorial Library and Birthplace Home visit:
     McKinley Memorial Library & Home

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