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Military Travel and Recreation Discounts for Veterans Day

A gust of wind waves an American flag as the U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron, the Thunderbirds, perform at Osan Air Base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Brian Ferguson)
A gust of wind waves an American flag as the U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron, the Thunderbirds, perform at Osan Air Base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Brian Ferguson)

The following is a list of Veterans Day discounts offered for travel and recreation in 2017. Visit often because the list is now being updated frequently as new discounts come in!

All of the discounts have been confirmed, either through press release or direct communication with the company. Check out all the other discounts being offered this Veterans Day.

Keep in mind that most businesses require proof of military service, which can include a VA Universal Access Card, Military ID, DD-214 (Discharge Papers), Veterans Service Organization Card (VSO's include groups like the VFW, DAV, AmVets, MOAA, FRA, and the American Legion), a state-issued ID that shows veteran status or in some cases businesses will accept a picture of the veteran in uniform.

Not all franchise locations participate in their national chain's Veterans Day programs -- be sure contact your nearest establishment to make sure they are participating.

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2017 Veterans Day Travel and Recreation Discounts:

9/11 Memorial and Museum -- Veterans will receive free Museum admission as well as half price museum tickets for up to two family members from November 8 to November 12.

Aquarium of the Pacific -- Veterans and military personnel get free admission on November 11.

Army Corp of Engineers Recreation Areas -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will waive day use fees for veterans, active and reserve component service members, and their families at the USACE-operated recreation areas nationwide on November 11.

B&Bs for Vets -- Complimentary rooms at inns will be offered to veterans on or around November 11.

Birmingham Zoo -- Veterans, active and retired military and their dependents will receive free admission on November 11 and 12.

Boston Bruins -- In conjunction with Military Appreciation Night on November 6, all military will receive a 20% off discount at the ProShop and all GameDay ProShop locations.

Boston Duck Tours -- Veterans and active military ride free November 6 – 10. All dependents also ride for only $10 per person.

Colonial Williamsburg -- Military families can receive a free admission ticket during Veterans Day weekend.

Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden -- Veterans get free admission on November 11.

Harley-Davidson Museum -- The Harley-Davidson Museum is offering free admission to active military, veterans and their families on November 10, 11, and 12 in honor of Veterans Day.

Jefferson Lines-- Veterans and active duty military get free bus travel from November 11 through November 21 after attaining the tickets between November 3-11.

Killington Resort -- Active Duty, Retired and Honorably Discharged members of the military ski for free on November 11.

Knotts Berry Farm -- Active duty military and veterans receive free admission for themselves and 1 guest, as well as 6 additional tickets for a discounted price from November 1 - 16 and November 27 - December 15.

LEGOLAND FloridaVeterans get free admission November 1-19, as well as 50% off tickets for up to six guests.

Main Event -- Veterans and active duty military play and eat for free on November 11 from open to 5 pm.

Mariners' Museum -- Active duty military, veterans and their families get $5 admission November 10 through 12.

Mount Vernon -- All active duty, former, or retired military personnel are admitted for free on November 11.

National Parks -- On Veterans Day, November 11, veterans will have access to over 100 National Parks that require entrance fees for free.

National WWI Museum and Memorial -- Admission is free for veterans and active duty military personnel November 10-12.

National WWII Museum -- Veterans get free admission on November 11.

Natural History Museum of Utah -- Former members of the military, plus one additional guest each, receive free admission on November 11 and 12.

New Mexico Museum of Space History -- Veterans get free admission on November 11.

Newseum -- Active duty and retired members of the military, plus one guest receive free admission November 10 through November 12.

Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium -- On November 10, 11, and 12, active duty service members and veterans receive free admission. Immediate family members will receive half-off general admission.

Pro Football Hall of Fame -- Veterans and active military plus one guest get free admission to the Pro Football Hall of Fame during the entire month of November.

Queen Mary -- The Queen Mary offers free admission to active service members, retired military personnel, veterans and special discounts for their family members on November 11.

Riverbanks Zoo and Garden -- All military veterans, who have served or are serving in the United States Armed Forces, will receive free admission on November 11.

Siegfried & Roy’s Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat -- Active and retired military personnel receive complimentary admission November 10-12. Family members who carry dependent or spouse ID cards will receive a $5 discount.

Southampton Inn – During the month of November, veterans and active duty military receive a room rate of $125 per night.

Super 8 -- Veterans get a 20% discount off their next stay (booked now through Dec 4, 2017) and their Veteran Preferred Parking spots (offered year round).

The Alamo -- Active duty military and veterans get free tours on November 11 and 12.

UFC GYM -- For the month of November, UFC GYM will extend a complimentary membership to all military personal. They will also be offering zero enrollment fees in addition to discounted monthly dues after November.

Westgate Resorts -- Starting November 10 at 9 AM EST, the first 1,500 eligible service members who complete the online military application form will receive a complimentary vacation to either Orlando, Florida, or Las Vegas, Nevada. The free vacations are for current active duty military personnel who have served in combat and their families, as well as Gold Star families. Once all vacations have been given away, they will extend a 25% discount off their best rates. This offer will only be available on November 10, 2017.

Woodland Park Zoo -- Active, retired, and veteran military personnel and their spouses get free admission on November 11.

World of Coca-Cola -- Active duty, reserves and retirees get free admission year-round, and November 2 through November 12, members of the Armed Forces may also purchase up to four half-price general admission tickets for their friends and family.

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