Military Museums


Blue Star Museums
23 May 2014

Blue Star Museums

The Blue Star Museums program offers free admission to over 2,000 museums.  This wonderful opportunity is available for all active duty, National Guard and Reserve military personnel and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day. “Together with Blue Star Families and more than 2,000 museums, we are proud to help connect military families with the cultural resources in their communities.” – NEA Acting Chairman...

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The National Memorial Day Museum
23 May 2014

The National Memorial Day Museum

 The National Memorial Day Museum Created to remember the soldiers lost during the Civil War, this museum is located in Waterloo, NY, the only federally recognized birthplace of Memorial Day. The idea for the celebrated Memorial Day happened during the fall of 1865 when Henry C. Wells, a local Druggist proposed that a commemoration be held to honor the sacrifice of all the young men...

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