Museums Offer Free Admission to Military Families This Summer

 In Art & Gallery News, Philanthropy

More than 600 museums nationwide are offering free admission to military families all summer in a new partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts.

Blue Star Museums, Park West Gallery BlogThe list includes some of the nation’s premier art museums, including New York’s Museum of Modern Art and the Art Institute of Chicago, as well as science centers, children’s museums and other sites in all 50 states.

The free admission program, called Blue Star Museums, is available to active-duty military and their immediate family members (military ID holder and five immediate family members), which includes active duty Reserve and active duty National Guard.

Blue Star Museums runs from Memorial Day, May 31, 2010 through to Labor Day, September 6, 2010.

See the full list of participating institutions at www.arts.gov/bluestarmuseums


If you find yourself in Michigan this summer, stop by Park West Gallery—admission to our 23 spacious exhibition galleries is always free! Park West Gallery Location & Hours »

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  • Kathy Desmarais
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    Hello, my husband is an active air force reservist. We were wondering if he has to be with us when we attend these museums, or can i get us in with my military id?
    Thank you
    Kathy

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