Christmas and Quilt Display through Jan. 4

Pearl Harbor Commemoration

Museum of American Sailor marks Pearl Harbor attack - Dec. 7

National Archives photo

USS SHAW explodies during the Japanese raid on Pearl Harbor on  Dec. 7, 1941.



GREAT LAKES, Ill. – Join the National Museum of the American Sailor on Friday, Dec. 7, at 10 a.m. in Ross Theater at Naval Station Great Lakes to commemorate the anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attack. The museum is located off Sheridan Road.

Mr. Robert Miller, a member of the Sons and Daughters of Pearl Harbor Survivors, will serve as the Master of Ceremonies for a wide variety of commemorative activities. Following the event, guests are invited to explore historical displays about Pearl Harbor from the National Museum of the American Sailor.  Miller and his brother will  be available for questions following the event.

This event is organized by Naval Station Great Lakes, the National Museum of the American Sailor, and by the Sons and Daughters of Pearl Harbor Survivors.

This event is free and open to the public, but early registration is closed. If you are interested in attending this event, contact the museum directly at 847.688.3154 ex. 203.

Friday, December 7, 2018 - 10:00am

Upcoming Events

The Heritage Quilters meet at 9:30 a.m. each Wednesday at the museum.

Join the Heritage Quilters each Wednesday morning throughout the year at the Society’s museum at 6422 Main Street in Union. Quilters of varying levels of experience meet from 9:30 a.m.

Jan. 4 through 31