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HSDC Participating in Blue Star Museums Program

Now thru Labor Day

The Historical Society of Dauphin County is one of more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to military personnel and their families this summer.

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 including National Guard and Reserve and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day 2014. Leadership support has been provided by MetLife Foundation through Blue Star Families. The program provides families an opportunity to enjoy the nation's cultural heritage and learn more about their new communities after a military move. The complete list of participating museums is available at

A Star Spangled Celebration!

September 13, 2014

Star Spangled Banner Program & Gallery Walk Exhibit

September 14, 2014

Smithsonian Museum Day

September 27, 2014

Second Sunday Program
Historical Societies of Dauphin County

October 12, 2014

Mansion Ghost Tours

October 31, 2014

Second Sunday Program
100th Anniversary of Bethesda Mission

November 9, 2014

Annual Deck the Halls Gala

December 9, 2014

Christmas at the Mansion

December 14, 2014