Blue Star Museums

Free Admission Program Postponed for 2020

The National Endowment for the Arts and Blue Star Families acknowledge the hardships faced by both military families and museums due to COVID-19. Out of an abundance of caution as it relates to the changing realities of how communities across the nation are experiencing and handling COVID-19, the National Endowment for the Arts and Blue Star Families have decided to take a break from the Blue Star Museums free admission program for summer 2020.

We wish to thank all military families for their understanding. The participating museums look forward to welcoming active-duty service members and their families to their locations as part of a bigger and better-than-ever program in 2021.

In the meantime, visit our calendar of events to find #BlueStarSummer activities like virtual bingo and summer camp to keep you and your family engaged all season long!

The program is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense and thousands of museums across the country. Leadership support is provided by the MetLife Foundation through Blue Star Families.

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