Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment of the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 1,800 museums across America. First launched in the summer of 2010, Blue Star Museums offers free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families through Labor Day, September 3, 2012. See the Blue Stars Museums for museums participating this summer.
The local museums are:
- Escondido History Center
- San Diego Archaeological Center
- San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum