REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.
Welcome to Missouri's National Veterans Memorial's Wreaths Across America Page.
On December 17, 2022 at 11:00 am, Wreaths Across America will be at MNVM in Perryville, Missouri, to Remember and Honor our veterans through the laying of Remembrance wreaths on the graves of our country's fallen heroes and the act of saying the name of each and every veteran aloud.
Please help our location lay wreaths at as many graves as possible by clicking the red "Sponsor" button. Or, if you would like to volunteer to participate in the wreath laying ceremony, please click the “Volunteer” button next to the cemetery name below, and don't forget to click the "Invite" button to invite your friends and family to join you.
Thank you so much for supporting Missouri's National Veterans Memorial and Wreaths Across America!
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Missouri's National Veterans Memorial
1172 Veterans Memorial Parkway
Perryville, MO 63775
Directions to Cemetery
The address at Missouri's National Veterans Memorial is 1172 Veterans Memorial Parkway, Perryville, MO 63775. The Coordinates are 37.755867,-89.878380.
Navigation systems do an adequate job finding the cemetery. When you arrive, please follow the people and signs to the site of the ceremony itself.
Directions to Missouri's National Veterans Memorial from Interstate 55: Exit at Perryville Exit 129. Go north on Missouri Highway 51 approximately 3.4 miles. Turn left onto HWY AC (North Main Street) and travel approximately 1.3 miles. MNVM is on the right.
We have two parking areas at Missouri's National Veterans Memorial. During large events, these lots fill quickly, so we offer additional parking in an adjacent field. We may also offer shuttles to and from nearby parking areas.
Please follow the directions of our Parking Staff and local Law Enforcement Officers.
Ceremony and Volunteer Information
We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Missouri National Veterans Memorial. Please do not forget to register to volunteer! That way you will get all updates about the cemetery itself.
Here are some things to remember about the ceremony:
- Everyone of all ages and backgrounds is welcome.
- Please help ensure that all participants get the opportunity to place a wreath.
- Please follow the location coordinators instructions on where to place wreaths, as well as "how" they should be placed.
- We especially appreciate volunteers willing to help clean-up. Please check in with the location coordinator if you are interested in helping with the clean-up.
The most important thing to remember is to have a wonderful experience participating in the ceremony and thank you so much for help Wreaths achieve our mission to remember, honor and teach.