Point_of_Honor_Lynchburg_Nov_08The Lynchburg Museum and Point of Honor will be open free of charge from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday in honor of Veterans Day. The Piedmont Pride gallery at the Museum covers the military service of people from Lynchburg from the American Revolution through modern day. Rare flags, uniforms, photographs, maps, and related items are on display. Free tours will be offered at Point of Honor. Veteran’s Day commemorates the end of combat in World War I, which occurred at 11:00 a.m. on November 11, 1918. In 1954, President Eisenhower and Congress made it a national holiday which honors all who have served in the military.