On June 14, 1777, the Second Continental Congress approved the design of a national flag. Since then, the Stars and Stripes has become our most famous symbol. Few things have witnessed American history as up-close as the flag. From the birth of the nation, to the darkest and brightest moments over time, the flag has been there. Learn more about its 238 years of history and this observance. Whether you are displaying a flag at home, work or in a public setting, learn how to do it correctly using these guidelines (PDF) .  

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Celebrate Flag Day by Learning About Its History and Display