Through a partnership with the Blue Star Museums program, Deering Estate joins other institutions for a national summer initiative that honors service men and women with complimentary General Admission (May 21, 2022 – Sept. 5, 2022, 10AM-5PM daily; admission gates close at 4PM) for those currently serving in the United States Military (Active Duty or Reserve): Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard–including Reservists, National Guardsman (regardless of status), U.S. Public Health Commissioned Corps, NOAA Commissioned Corps, and up to five family members.

Qualified members must show a Geneva Convention common access card (CAC), DD Form 1173 ID card (dependent ID), or a DD Form 1173-1 ID card for entrance on-site the day of your visit.

This year’s program runs from Armed Forces Day, May 21, 2022, through Labor Day, September 5, 2022. FAQ’s can be found here.

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Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and museums across America.