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Three Revolutionary War reenactors marching with flags and swords near a monument
Revolutionary War reenactors marching with flags and swords

Annual Wreath Laying Ceremony

Event date Saratoga National Historical Park (Stop 2 on the Tour Road)

Honor Saratoga's Revolutionary patriots and the heritage of their victory with the local Daughters & Sons of the American Revolution. The DAR Monument marks the legacy of the pivotal victory here.

Event Details

Start Time: 2:00pm

Location:
Saratoga National Historical Park (Stop 2 on the Tour Road)
648 NY-32, Stop 2, Stillwater, NY 12170
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Sunday, September 15th at 2pm join the local Chapters of the Sons and Daughters of the American Revolution for their annual wreath laying ceremony at the DAR Monument at the Saratoga National Historical Park (Stop 2 on the tour road).

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