1899 W. Winchester Road Libertyville, IL 60048
The Bess Bower Dunn Museum of Lake County in Libertyville is joining museums across the country in offering free admission to military personnel and their families.
The free admission program runs through Sept. 5, Labor Day. The Blue Star Museums program is a partnership between the National Endowment for the Arts and Blue Star Families, working with the Department of Defense and museums across the U.S.
The program is open to those currently serving in the Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marine Corps, Navy, Space Force, members of the National Guard and Reserve, U.S. Public Health Commissioned Corps, NOAA Commissioned Corps – plus up to five family members.
Those eligible must show their Common Access Card, dependent ID card or the Next Generation Uniformed Services ID card for free entrance into participating museums.