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Blue Star Museums

In partnership with the National Blue Star Museums program, MOCA is proud to offer FREE ADMISSION to all active and non-active (retired) military and their families Memorial Day* through Labor Day*. Must show military ID. 


Other Military Discounts and Free Programs:

  • Discounted admission for all military all year!
  • Military discounted admission $5.50 per person


FREE Programs for children, teens & adults:

  • Family Fests – FREE family days are held every other month and include hands-on art activities and refreshments, plus admission to current exhibits
  • Teen Takeover – FREE just for teens events feature mock-tails, music, and art activities


Membership Discounts for Military:

  • Save $10 on an individual or household membership
  • MOCA member benefits include: FREE museum admission, discounts on all Studio School art classes, members only pre-registration dates for Studio School and art camp, FREE members access to all opening exhibition receptions, discounts on MOCA ticketed events,10% off items in MOCA's shop, subscription to e-newsletter, special access to "members only" events

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Blue Star Museums