Sam Houston State University

Blue Star Museum

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum and Republic of Texas Presidential Library is joining museums nationwide in the Blue Star Museums initiative, a program that provides FREE admission to currently-serving U.S. military personnel and their families this summer.

The 2024 program will begin on Armed Forces Day, Saturday, May 18, 2024, and end on Labor Day, Monday, September 2, 2024.

Blue Star Museums is a partnership between the National Endowment for the Arts and Blue Star Families, in collaboration with the Department of Defense and participating museums across America.

The free admission program is available for those currently serving in the United States Military—Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marine Corps, Navy, and Space Force, members of the Reserves, National Guard, U.S. Public Health Commissioned Corps, NOAA Commissioned Corps, and up to five family members.

Find the list of participating museums at

Sunday, May 19 at 12:00pm to 4:30pm

More dates through September 1, 2024

Sam Houston Memorial Museum & Republic of Texas Presidential Library 1836 Sam Houston Avenue, Huntsville, TX 77340

Event Type

Open to the Public







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