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Blue Star Museums

Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and museums across America offering free admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families, including National Guard and Reserve.

Thank you to all the museums that participated in the 2021 Blue Star Museums program, offering free admission to active military personnel and their families from Armed Forces Day until Labor Day! Although these museums may not be offering free admission to military families at this time, you can still visit the map of all the 2021 participating Blue Star Museums across the United States.

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Visit Map

Before planning your visit to a Blue Star Museum, please check the museum’s website for current hours and operating status.



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