OUMA members are invited to the Opening Reception for two summer exhibitions: “OUMA Collects: Recent Acquisitions 2012-2015″ and “John James Audubon: Swift Birds of Passage”.
Enjoy refreshments while previewing the exhibitions. Remarks will be given at 6:00 p.m. by Elizabeth Peterson, Director, OUMA, and John D. Tilford, Collections Manager, OUMA.
OUMA is among more than 2,000 museums across America offering free admission to military personnel and their families this summer, from Memorial Day through Labor Day, in collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.
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 may not be included in this free admission program.
For questions on particular exhibits or museums, please contact the museum directly. Read more…
To find all participating museums and plan your trip, visit arts.gov/national/blue‐star‐museums.
In the spirit of Smithsonian Museums — which offer free admission every day — Museum Day Live! is an annual event hosted by Smithsonian magazine, in which participating museums across the country open their doors for FREE to visitors who present a Museum Day Live! ticket.
Oglethorpe University Museum of Art is proud to participate in this year’s Museum Day Live! on Saturday, September 26, 2015.
Tickets will be available starting AUGUST 1, 2015 via Smithsonian magazine’s Museum Day Live! website only. The ticket provides free admission for two people.