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Posted on: November 22, 2022

“A Day of Infamy” presentation on Dec. 5; veterans invited to tour Farragut Museum

A presentation covering the events leading up to World War II begins at 7 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 5, at Farragut Town Hall. Veterans are invited to enjoy light refreshments and Farragut Museum tours starting at 6 p.m.

Frank Galbraith, retired Farragut Middle School history teacher, will discuss the end of World War I, the roaring ’20s, organized crime, the Great Depression, Hitler coming to power and the attack on Pearl Harbor. 

All veterans, especially WWII veterans, are encouraged to participate. The presentation is free and no registration is required. 

A new Farragut Museum exhibition, “Timeless Toys,” features items from the museum’s collection, including antique toys, games, and dolls. 

Museum hours are 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday through Friday. The museum will be closed Dec. 22-27. Additional hours and large group tours are available on request.

For more information about “A Day of Infamy” or the new exhibition, contact Historic Resources Coordinator Julia Barham at 865-218-3377 or museum@townoffarragut.org.

Incorporated in 1980, the Town of Farragut has top schools, safe neighborhoods and high development standards, making it one of the best places to live in the Southeast.

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