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.

Tuesday, September 17, 4:30pm-8:00pm
Stories From the Flight Deck
Send off the summer alongside fellow veterans with an evening on Intrepid’s flight deck! Get up close to the Museum’s aircraft to hear the stories behind the people who made them soar and take in the sunset over a catered dinner.


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, November 3, 12:30pm-3:00pm
Navigation: Finding Your Way
Ships, planes, submarines and even space shuttles use navigation to find their way. Step into a pop-up planetarium to learn how people navigated in the past and how we find our way today.



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.

LGBTQ+ Vets & their Guests
Friday, June 21, 3:00pm-5:00pm
In celebration of Pride and in honor of the diverse experiences and contributions of LGBTQ+ service members, the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum invites LGBTQ+ current and former service members and their guests for special guided experiences and refreshments ahead of the Intrepid Museum’s Free Friday, on June 21. REGISTER NOW

Film Screening and Q&A – A Bond Unbroken
Monday, June 24, 6:00pm
This reunion has been 40 years in the making. After decades of wondering what became of their combat interpreter, a group of U.S. Navy SEALs attempt to find Nguyen Hoang Minh who was left behind in the aftermath of the Vietnam War.

The film will be followed by a Q&A with the filmmakers, Navy SEALs featured in the film and advocates for wartime allies.
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.