Flag Ceremony at Fort Monroe
Each year, the James Monroe Memorial Foundation is proud to sponsor a Flag Ceremony at Fort Monroe in observance of the anniversary of the death of President James Monroe.
In 2021 the event was virtual. Click Here to view the recording.
James Monroe was born on April 28, 1758 in Westmoreland County, Virginia, son of Spence and Elizabeth Monroe.
Each year, the James Monroe Memorial Foundation celebrates the birth of President James Monroe at the Birthplace, located in Westmoreland County, Virginia. We hope that you will join us in remembering this great statesman.
The next celebration will be on Saturday, April 22, 2023 at the Birthplace located at 4460 James Monroe Highway, Colonial Beach, VA. The celebration begins at 10:30 a.m. and the event is free.
Each year, the James Monroe Memorial Foundation honors President James Monroe with a grave site memorial celebration in Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia. We hope that you will join us in remembering this great statesman.
The next celebration will be on Friday, April 28, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. at the the Hollywood Cemetery, 512 South Cherry St., Richmond, VA. The event is free and open to the public.