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discounted admission


The cheapest way to visit MOCA is to become a member, which allows you to visit year-round for free AND gives you Member's Only discounts to all MOCA events!

Please note that discounted admission opportunities below do not apply to MOCA special events or other ticketed fundraisers. 


Visitors that show proof of AAA membership receive $2 off full price admission to MOCA

Blue Star Museums

In partnership with the National Blue Star Museums program, MOCA will offer FREE ADMISSION to all active duty military and their families Memorial Day through Labor Day. Must show an active duty ID.  

Entertainment Promotional Network

Entertainment Card holders can present coupons for 2-for-1 admission to MOCA

Corporate Passes

Businesses participating in the Partner for the Arts sponsorship program at MOCA receive year-long passes admitting up to 4 guests per visit! 

South Hampton Roads Museum Forum

In collaboration with the many fine cultural arts institutions in Hampton Roads, MOCA welcomes SHRMF members to attend the Museum free of charge. 

North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) Program

A proud member of the North American Reciprocal Museum Program (NARM), MOCA has partnered with hundreds of museums nationwide to offer members free reciprocal admission. If you are a member ($125+ level) at a participating museum, you can visit MOCA for FREE. Join MOCA at the Associate Level ($125) or above and you can enjoy free membership to participating institutions as well.

Reciprocal Organization of Assocated Museums (ROAM)

ROAM was created in February of 2013 to fill a need among museums and their Members, a free reciprocal network that connects world-class institutions for the benefit of our Members. Formed by a group of Museum Membership professionals, ROAM is built to work for everyone, museums of all sizes and types.