Blue Star Museums

The International Museum of Cultures is proud to be a partner with Blue Star Museums.

Blue Star Museums is a summer program offering admission to active-duty military personnel and their families, including National Guard and Reserve.  It starts on Memorial Day and runs through Labor Day.

Including the International Museum of Cultures, more than 2,000 museums of all kinds participate in Blue Star Museums.

Please present any one of the following IDs upon your visit to the museum:

  • Geneva Convention common access card (CAC),
  • a DD Form 1173 ID card (dependent ID), or a
  • DD Form 1173-1 ID card

Free admission up to five family members.

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

For more information on Blue Star Museums, please see the Frequently Asked Questions.

Thank you for your Service!