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Active Duty U.S. Military and Their Families Receive Free Ali Center Admission Through Labor Day

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (May 31, 2016) — As a member of the Blue Star Museums program, the Muhammad Ali Center is proud to offer free admission to active duty United States military personnel and their families through Labor Day on September 5th.

Visitors must show a valid military I.D. at the admission desk. The promotion applies only to active duty military and up to five members of their family.

Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families, including the National Guard and Reserve, from Memorial Day, May 30, 2016 through Labor Day, September 5, 2016.


The Muhammad Ali Center, a 501(c)3 corporation, was co-founded by Muhammad Ali and his wife Lonnie in their hometown of Louisville, Kentucky. The international cultural center promotes the six core principles of Muhammad Ali (Confidence, Conviction, Dedication, Giving, Respect, and Spirituality) in ways that inspire personal and global greatness and provides programming and events around the focus areas of education, gender equity, and global citizenship. Its newest initiative, Generation Ali, fosters a new generation of leaders to contribute positively to their communities and to change the world for the better. The Center’s headquarters also contains an award-winning museum experience. For more information, please visit