Join the Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site on Saturday, June 29, at 2 p.m. as it commemorates the 150th anniversary of General Grant's victory at Vicksburg! The special guest speaker will be Rocky Sickmann, a former U.S. Marine and one of 65 Americans taken hostage in Iran in 1979. The day will also feature a Scout parade and Civil War reenactors from the Sons of Veterans Reserve discussing the life of a Civil War soldier. Bring your friends and family -- we hope to see you there!
The Grant National Historic Site is located at 7400 Grant Rd., St. Louis, MO 63123. Learn more by visiting www.nps.gov/ulsg.