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Tampa Museum of Art Military Appreciation

Tampa Museum of Art

It's a special day and a special offer for active-duty military, veterans and their families at the Tampa Museum of Art, 120 W Gasparilla Plaza
Tampa, FL.

The museum is offering  free admission to Military Appreciation Day for all military families with identification.

Some special events planned for the day:

  • Docent tours (11 am and 1 pm) 
  • Drop-in children’s art activity (11 am – 2 pm)
  • In honor of Military Appreciation Day, the museum will be creating a special project: Picturing Our Heroes, commemorating everyday military heroes through mixed media exploration stations.
  • Live music by Acho Brother (noon – 3 pm) 
  • Scavenger hunts 
  • Gelato tastings

Wheelchair veterans in town for the Games are encouraged to check out this special day at the Tampa Museum of Art which is open Sunday, July 14, 2013, 11 am to 5 pm.
Nationally, museums support active duty, National Guard and Reserve military personnel and their families with free admission to more than 2,000 museums, art centers and exhibitions from Memorial Day through Labor Day.

More on the Blue Star Museums program including a map of participating museums is available HERE.

Bobbie O’Brien has been a Reporter/Producer at WUSF since 1991. She reports on general news topics in Florida and the Tampa Bay region.
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