Blue Star Museums Program Begins

May 25 2015 - 12:00am


Blue Star Museums posterActive duty military personnel and their families are invited to enjoy free admission at all 20 Texas Historical Commission state historic sites, as part of the National Endowment for the Arts’ Blue Star Museums program.

The program runs from Memorial Day (May 25) through Labor Day (Sept. 7), with more than 2,000 participating museums and historic sites across the U.S.

How to Gain Free Entry

The free admission program is 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.

For more information, please see Blue Star Museums' frequently asked questions.