Veterans Day Tribute | Heard Museum

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Veterans Day Tribute

Join veterans groups, color guards, traditional performers and speakers at the American Indian Veterans National Memorial on the grounds of the Heard Museum for a special tribute to veterans of the U.S. armed forces, followed by a dinner reception inside the museum’s Steele Auditorium.

Schedule of Events

  • 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Veterans and one guest receive free admission to Heard Museum
  • Throughout the day: Veteran artists, and entertainment will be held in the Central Courtyard
  • Noon to 2 p.m. World premiere of Navajo Code Talkers film will be shown in the Steele Auditorium including a discussion with the filmmaker and descendants of Navajo Code Talkers
  • 5 p.m. American Indian Veteran Tribute honoring women veterans
  • 6:30 p.m. Veterans Commemoration Dinner Reception

This dinner reception is free but an RSVP is required. Click here to RSVP.

Service and sacrifice spanning more than three centuries are honored in the first and only known national memorial to American Indian veterans of many conflicts. The memorial consists of several sizable sculptures by acclaimed Native artists. Free and open to the public.

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For more information on the planned events, email Marcus Monenerkit at

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Event Details

Monday, November 6
9:30 am – 8:00 pm

Cost: Free

American Indian Veterans National Memorial, Central Courtyard, Steele Auditorium

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If you plan to attend the evening dinner reception, please RSVP here:
Dinner Reception RSVP
If you experience any problems with our online registration, please call 602.252.8840 and we can register you then. Thank you.