Friday, August 28, 2009
Schedule of Events Remembering Sen. Edward M. Kennedy
Events listed are open to the public unless otherwise noted. Further information will be released as it becomes available.
Sen. Edward M. Kennedy to lie in repose at John F. Kennedy Library and Museum, Columbia Point.
8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Memorial service at John F. Kennedy Library and Museum.
7 p.m. to 9 p.m. This event is closed to the public.
Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica, 1545 Tremont St.
10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. This event is closed to the public.
Andrews Air Force Base
Kennedy's body to arrive from Boston en route to burial service at Arlington National Cemetery.
Estimated arrival time 3 p.m. This event is closed to the public.
U.S. Capitol, East Front
Motorcade carrying Kennedy's body will drive to U.S. Capitol via Independence Avenue and pause outside Senate steps, where staff will be gathered.
4:30 p.m. Open to the public.
Burial service at Arlington National Cemetery.
5:30 p.m. This event is closed to the public.