Caption: National Museum of the U.S. Navy to Open New Exhibit Highlighting the ‘Twin Destinies’ of France and America By Alexis Cutler, Intern, Naval History and Heritage Command

Media are invited to attend the opening of a new exhibit at Washington D.C.'s National Museum of the U.S. Navy highlighting the ‘Twin Destinies’ of France and America.  The event, to be attended by a number of American and French Navy dignitaries, is Monday, June 8, 2015 at 6:30 p.m.   The below media advisory has more information as well as links to high resolution photos of elements of the exhibit.

Media interested in attending will meet at the Washington Navy Yard's Visitors Center at 11th and O Street at 6 p.m.  If you would like to attend or if you have additional questions please contact Paul Taylor with the Naval History and Heritage Command’s Communication and Outreach Division at 202-433-7880 or via email at william.p.taylor@navy.mil .

Check out the complete media advisory here:  "Twin Destinies’"