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Special Admission Discounts and Promotions

Check this page often for special promotions and admission discounts!

Blue Star Museums
As a thank you for your service, active U.S. military members and their families receive FREE admission to the Burke Museum as part of the Blue Star Museums Initiative. Free admission is from Memorial Day through Labor Day, 2013 (valid military ID required on admission for up to five family members). More information on Blue Star Museums' website.

AAA Members
Show your current AAA membership card to receive $2 off Burke admission.

The Burke/ Henry Dollar Deal
See two great University District museums at a drastically reduced rate! Pay just $1.00 extra at the time of admission purchase at either the Burke Museum or the Henry Art Gallery and receive a coupon to visit the other museum on the same day, FREE! Just mention the Burke/ Henry Dollar Deal when you purchase your ticket. For more information about the Henry Art Gallery's current exhibits, visit www.henryart.org or call 206-543-2280.

Microsoft PRIME Discount Program
Microsoft employees who present their Prime Card upon admission to the Burke will receive $2 off the ticket price for each member in their party! Discount may not be available for certain special exhibits.

Teen Tix
Teen Tix members between the ages of 13 and 19 receive $5 admission to the Burke Museum. On Thursdays, one companion ticket per Teen Tix pass holder will also be available for $5. Find out how you can become a Teen Tix member!


Find out how you can become a Teen Tix member.

North American Reciprocal Museums (NARM)
If you are an upper-level member at a participating NARM institution and have a gold "North American Reciprocal" sticker on your membership card, you can receive free admission to the Burke Museum! Become a Burke Cascade Associate member and receive this great reciprocal benefit at other museums. Full list of participating NARM museums.

Port Townsend Marine Science Center members
Members of the Port Townsend Marine Science Center receive free admission when they show their membership card at the Burke admission desk. This fabulous arrangement works in reverse too! If you are a member of the Burke, you will receive free admission to the PTMSC when you display your Burke membership ID. What a deal!

Stonerose Interpretive Center members
Members of Stonerose Interpretive Center & Eocene Fossil Site receive free admission when they show their membership card at the Burke admission desk. This deal also works in reverse; if you are a member of the Burke, you will receive free admission to Stonerose when you show your Burke card!

UW Alumni Association Member Discount
If you are a member of the University of Washington Alumni Association, card holders receive $2 off the cost of each regular priced admission ticket (valid for special exhibits as well) that you purchase. It's as easy as showing your Alumni Association membership card at the Burke admission desk! Discount is good for cardholder only. UWAA members also receive $5 off Burke memberships.