Everyone loves a good deal. With it being summer and living in a huge tourist area, getting a good deal is always a great thing!
These are some of our favorite to check out!
- Busch Gardens and Water Country- Every year through the Waves of Honor program, active military and activated National Guard and Reservists can receive completely entry for themselves plus three direct dependents. Currently, Busch Gardens is allowing Veterans to take part in this amazing deal from Memorial Day through July 4th!
- Colonial Williamsburg – Active Military and their dependents can receive one day free per year. In addition on Memorial Day and Veterans Day, Military can also receive free admission. While there, don’t forget to stop by the Liberty Lounge in DOG Street which is only open to military personnel!
- Yorktown Battlefield and Historic Jamestown – Allows free admission for active duty military and their family.
- American Revolution Museum and Jamestown Settlement – stop by your local MWR/ITT office to pick up a pair of discounted tickets!
- Virginia Living Museum – Receive $1 off any single day admission ticket or $15 off any level of general membership
- Chrysler Museum – Free Admission all year long! There are fees for special events.
- Norfolk Botanical Gardens – offers discounts on either individual or family memberships. With multiple fun events there each year like the Million Bulb display during the holidays, you’ll want to keep going back!
- Virginia Zoo – Military service members and their families can get $1 off each ticket with a valid ID. Children under 2 are free!
- Battleship Wisconsin/Nauticus – Active Duty service members receive a discount in their tickets
- Virginia Aquarium – Military and their families receive a $2 discount on regular admission tickets. Several times a year they will run special ticket pricing up to 50% off for military members.
No reason for a boring summer when you have so many great attractions, with awesome deals, located so close together!
Written by: Megan Harless of Stars and Stripes Doulas of Hampton Roads