||The National Law Enforcement Museum at the Motorola Solutions Foundation Building — the nation’s only museum that explores nearly every facet of American law enforcement — will host a free Community Day as part of the Museum’s public Grand Opening on Saturday, October 13, 2018.
This family-friendly event will include activities and entertainment for all to enjoy including the Run for the Badge 5K, K9 demonstrations, a variety of police vehicles and technology, face painting, live entertainment, and more. This will mark the first time that the Museum has opened its doors to the public.
Members of the media are invited to attend and are encouraged to capture photos and videos.
||Saturday, October 13, 2018; 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
||444 E Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001
||Spokespeople will be available for interviews and to answer questions including:
- David Brant, Executive Director, National Law Enforcement Museum
- Craig Floyd, CEO, National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund
- Rebecca Looney, Senior Director of Exhibits & Programs, National Law Enforcement Museum
Interested media can schedule a tour using this link: https://lawenforcementmuseum.org/MediaCredentials
About the National Law Enforcement Museum
Authorized by Congress in 2000, the 57,000-square-foot National Law Enforcement Museum at the Motorola Solutions Foundation Building tells the story of American law enforcement by providing visitors a “walk in the shoes” experience along with educational journeys, immersive exhibitions, and insightful programs. The Museum is an initiative of the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund, a 501(c)(3) organization established in 1984. For more information about the National Law Enforcement Museum, visit LawEnforcementMuseum.org.
Robyn Small – National Law Enforcement Museum