Intrepid Museum 2019 events
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Veterans and Military Families
U.S. military and veterans receive free admission to the Museum, thanks to the generous support of Bank of America

Valid ID is required. Tickets may be reserved online but must be held at the Box Office and picked up at Will Call.

Click here to reserve tickets

Veterans also receive a 20% discount on Individual, Dual and Family Memberships. Click here for information on the benefits of membership, and view our calendar to learn about special events, including the Museum’s annual ceremonies for Veterans Day, Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day and Memorial Day.


The Museum offers free programs specifically for service members, veterans and their families. Programs require advance registration. Questions? Please call 646-381-5158 or email


Intrepid After Hours

Intrepid After Hours
Intrepid After Hours invites military veterans and service members to experience the Museum at night. Explore the Museum without the crowds, and then join peers for conversation, a creative exercise and a catered dinner.

Save the Date: Wednesday July 24, 4:30pm-8:00pm
More information coming soon

General schedule:
4:30pm–5:30pm Explore the Museum
5:30pm–6:45pm Group activity
6:45pm–8:00pm Catered dinner


Military Family Programs (for children ages 3-18)

Military Family Programs
Created for current and former military service members and their families, these programs include a hands-on tour of the Museum, experiments, and design challenges intended to engage the whole family. Join us before the program for refreshments and casual conversation.

Sunday, March 31, 12:30pm-3:00pm Download Flyer Download flyer

Sunday, March 31, 12:30pm-3:00pm
Airplanes vs. Helicopters
Discover what makes airplanes and helicopters similar and different. Learn how they fly through the air in hands-on explorations of the Museum’s aircraft collection, experiments and art activities. REGISTER NOW

Sunday, May 5, 12:30pm-3:00pm

General schedule:
12:30pm–1:00pm Refreshments
1:00pm–2:00pm Guided tour of the Museum
2:00pm–3:00pm Family activities


Vet Video Chats

Vet Video Chats
For veterans who are unable to visit the Museum, video chats build social connections and provide stimulating conversations. This online program highlights objects and spaces within the Museum and invites individuals to ask questions, make comments and share stories. It will especially enrich the lives of individuals who require intensive healthcare services at home or in a hospital setting.


Guided Group Tours for NYC Veterans

Guided Group Tours for NYC Veterans
The Intrepid Museum offers free guided tours for New York City–based organizations that serve veterans. For more information, please email or call 646-381-5158.



Veterans Plus

Veterans Plus
Veterans Plus programs are special daytime or evening events that are relevant to the military community allow veterans to bring guests, such as civilian friends and family members, to share in the experience.

Film Screening and Q&A – Suicide: The Ripple Effect
Sunday, April 7, 2:00pm
Veterans and their guests are specially invited to a free screening of Suicide: The Ripple Effect, part of the ReelAbilities Film Festival. The event will include a post-film discussion and Q&A.

Former Crew Members
If you are an Intrepid or Growler former crew member or relative of one, we would love to hear from you!
Visit the Former Crew Member page to find out how to be in touch.
If you would like to make a contribution to support these programs, click here.