Morris Museum offers free admission to active duty military

Thursday, May 22, 2014 12:24 PM
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The Morris Museum of Art will offer free admission to active duty military personnel, including the National Guard and Reserve, and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day, Sept. 1.

For the fifth consecutive year, the Morris has joined Blue Star Museums, a collaborative effort among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across the country. The program provides families with an opportunity to learn more about their new communities after a military move.

For more information, including a complete listing of of participating museums, go to arts.gov/national/blue-star-museums.

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Dixieman
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Dixieman 05/22/14 - 01:01 pm
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Thank you

A nice gesture and it is appreciated. Any possibility of making it year-round?

Mary Frances Hendrix
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Mary Frances Hendrix 05/22/14 - 01:44 pm
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Always free on Sundays!

The Morris Museum of Art offers free admission EVERY Sunday with hours from noon to 5 p.m.

The Blue Star Museums offer in this story is for active duty military, however Tuesday-Saturday hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and admission on those days is $5 for adults; $3 for ages 13–17, students and military with ID and seniors ages 65 and older; and free for ages 12 and younger.

For more details on the museum and its exhibits, visit http://www.themorris.org.

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