Washington state museums will again join more than 1,500 museums across the country in extending free admission to members of the U.S. armed forces. From Memorial Day-Labor Day, active-duty military personnel and up to five of their immediate family members are eligible for this offer, which is valid for all military branches. Complete list of Washington state museums is here.
In Seattle: Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture; The Henry Art Gallery; Log House Museum; Museum of Flight; Nordic Heritage Museum; Northwest African American Museum; Seattle Art Museum; and Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience.
In Bellevue, the offer is good at Bellevue Arts Museum and KidsQuest Children’s Museum. Bainbridge Island: Bainbridge Island Historical Museum and Kids Discovery Museum. In Tacoma: Museum of Glass and Tacoma Art Museum, plus 9th & 10th Horse Cavalry Buffalo Soldiers Museum; Children’s Museum of Tacoma and Job Carr Cabin Museum.
(Burke Museum display, by Alan Berner/The Seattle Times)