The Intrepid launches its summer programming over Memorial Day weekend, kicking things off with a free screening of classic Cruise flick Top Gun (May 24 at 7:30pm). On May 25 and May 26, watch demonstrations and performances by the U.S. Coast Guard, USO Show Troupe and others. Honor fallen servicemen and women at a Memorial Day Commemoration Ceremony (May 27 at 11am), or listen to Emmy Award–winning news anchor David Ushery discuss the nation’s segregated WWII armed forces with veterans (May 28 6–7:30pm; R.S.V.P. to firstname.lastname@example.org).
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
Address: Pier 86, Twelfth Ave, Midtown West, at 46th Street, New York 10036
Opening hours: Daily 10am–5pm
Price: $30, seniors and students $26, children $16–$23, children under 3 and retired and active military personnel free