Blue Star Museums
Free Admission for Military Families
Saturday, May 15, 2021 (Memorial Day Weekend) – Labor Day (Monday, September 6, 2021)
GATEWAY TO SCIENCE PROUDLY PARTICIPATES IN THE BLUE STAR MUSEUM PROGRAM
Gateway to science is one of more than 2,500 museums across America to offer free admission to military personnel and their families this summer in collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.Blue Star Museums offers free admission to the nation’s active duty military personnel including National Guard and Reserve and their families from Saturday, May 16, 2021 through Labor Day (September 6, 2021). (Please Note: Gateway to Science is closed on Memorial Day.)
The complete list of participating museums is available here.
The free admission program is also available to any bearer of a Geneva Convention common access card (CAC), a DD Form 1173 ID card (dependent ID), or a DD Form 1173-1 ID card, which includes active duty U.S. military – Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, as well as members of the National Guard and Reserve, U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, NOAA Commissioned Corps – and up to five family members. Some special or limited-time museum exhibits may not be included in this free admission program. For questions on particular exhibits or museums, please contact the museum directly. To find participating museums and plan your trip, visit here.