Summer Hours: Mon-Sat, 9:30 am-5:00 pm

Blue Star Museums

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Memorial Day to Labor Day

Free General Admission for Military Families

Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America. The program covers general admission to the Virginia Discovery Museum for active-duty military personnel – including National Guard and Reserve – military retirees, veterans, and their families.

Visitors must present a Common Access Card, DD Form 1173 or 1173-1 ID card, DD Form 2 ID card, or a veteran ID card to participate.