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Free & Discounted Museum Programs


These special programs provide free or discounted admission on special days to popular museums:

Bank of America’s Museums on Us Program
The Bank of America “Museums on Us” program is family-friendly fun you can’t pass up! Just present your Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit or debit card, along with your photo ID, and enjoy free general admission to over 150 museums nationwide, with access to select fantastic museums in and around the DMV!

Blue Star Museum Program
The Blue Star Museum Program is a collaboration between the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families, including National Guard and Reserve, from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Nearly every local museum has participated in past years.

Museum Day Live!
This annual event is hosted by Smithsonian Magazine, which provides free admission to participating museums across the country. Each ticket provides free admission for two people.


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