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Stacy's Tavern Museum to offer free admission for military families

Published: Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013 1:04 p.m. CDT

GLEN ELLYN – The Glen Ellyn Historical Society will offer free admission to Stacy's Tavern Museum for all active-duty military personnel and their families as part of the Blue Star Museum Program.

The offer will be available from Aug. 18 through Sept. 25.

Blue Star Museums is a collaborative project of the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense and more than 1,800 museums.

A complete list of participating museums is available at www.arts.gov/bluestarmuseums.

The Glen Ellyn Historical Society’s military collection features various items, including a World War I flag created by the Glen Ellyn Women’s Club that will be on display for military families to see.

For more information about Stacy’s Tavern Museum and the Glen Ellyn Historical Society, visit www.GlenEllynHistory.org or call 630-469-1867.

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