Community Partners

Blue Star Museums

The Museums of Western Colorado is one of more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to military personnel and their families this summer in collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense. The program runs from Armed Forces Day, May 18, 2019 through Labor Day, September 2, 2019.

The free admission program is available to any bearer of a Geneva Convention common access card (CAC), a DD Form 1173 ID card (dependent ID), or a DD Form 1173-1 ID card, which includes active duty U.S. military – Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, as well as members of the National Guard and Reserve, U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, NOAA Commissioned Corps – and up to five family members.

Some special or limited-time museum exhibits or events may not be included in this free admission program. More information here.

Museums of Western Colorado Sponsors

Thanks to following leading companies and organizations for their support to the Museums of Western Colorado.

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Local businesses of interest to visitors from out of town:

  • Comfort Inn (in Fruita, close to Dinosaur Journey Museum)