Intrepid Museum 2020 events
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Veterans and Military Families
Intrepid After Hours Military Family Programs Vet Video Chats Guided Group Tours Veterans Plus
U.S. military and veterans receive free admission to the Museum, thanks to the generous support of Bank of America.

Valid ID is required. Tickets may be reserved online but must be held at the Box Office and picked up at Will Call.

Click here to reserve tickets.

Veterans also receive a 20% discount on Individual, Dual and Family Memberships. Click herefor information on the benefits of membership, and view our calendar to learn about special events, including the Museum’s annual ceremonies for Veterans Day, Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day and Memorial Day.

The Museum offers free programs specifically for service members, veterans and their families. Programs require advance registration. Questions? Please call 646-381-5158 or email

Intrepid After Hours

Intrepid After Hours
Intrepid After Hours invites military veterans and service members to experience the Museum at night. Explore the Museum without the crowds, and then join peers for conversation, a creative exercise and a catered dinner.


Military Family Programs (for children ages 3-18)

Military Family Programs
Created for current and former military service members and their families, these programs include a hands-on tour of the Museum, experiments, and design challenges intended to engage the whole family. Join us before the program for refreshments and casual conversation.

Virtual Military Family Program: Traditions Aboard
Sunday, July 19 11:00am-11:45am

As we are practicing physical distancing,Military Family Programs will be going virtual! Join fellow military and veteran families via Zoom for a free interactive program.

Explore Intrepid’s historic spaces and find out how crew members celebrated special occasions with their fellow sailors. The virtual tour will visit the special exhibition Navy Cakes: A Slice of History.

Whether or not you can join us for the program, download the activity packet. COMING SOON!



Vet Video Chats

Vet Video Chats
For veterans who are unable to visit the Museum, video chats build social connections and provide stimulating conversations. This online program highlights objects and spaces within the Museum and invites individuals to ask questions, make comments and share stories. It will especially enrich the lives of individuals who require intensive healthcare services at home or in a hospital setting.


Guided Group Tours for NYC Veterans

Guided Group Tours for NYC Veterans
The Intrepid Museum offers free guided tours for New York City–based organizations that serve veterans. For more information, please email or call 646-381-5158.


Veterans Plus

Veterans Plus programs are special daytime or evening events that are relevant to the military community allow veterans to bring guests, such as civilian friends and family members, to share in the experience.

Your Brain on the Military: Understanding Psychological Changes After Military Service
The Intrepid Museum and New York Presbyterian Military Family Wellness Center welcome current and former military service members and their families for a series exploring the links between military service and the brain. Hear from researchers and veterans as they unravel myths and realities about the military and mental health.

Remaining Intrepid
Friday, June 26
3:30pm-5:00pm EDT

Join us on June 26 for a virtual town hall discussing veteran mental health concerns around Covid-19. Learn about how social changes, grief and economic loss are affecting our veteran community, and about resources and strategies.


Speakers and Topics will include:
Matthew Ryba, Director of Community Outreach at MFWC; USMC veteran OIF/OEF

Dr. Yuval Neria, Clinical Director of MFWC and Columbia Veteran Research Center
Long term mental health effects of the Covid-19 pandemic

Dr. John Markowitz, Research Psychiatrist at the New York State Psychiatric Institute; Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Telementalhealth therapy: Using technology to provide treatment remotely

Dr. Colleen Becket-Davenport, Clinical Psychologist at the National Center for PTSD, Dept. of Veteran Affairs Palo Alto; voluntary faculty Weill Cornell PATSS
Mobile mental health apps for self-care during Covid-19

The Intrepid Museum & SAGEVets Present: Collecting & Sharing LGBTQ Veteran Stories
In honor of Pride Month , the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum and SAGEVets will host a virtual conversation about the experiences and challenges of LGBTQ service members on Monday, June 29, from noon to 1:00pm.
The Intrepid Museum’s Curator of History, Jessica Williams, SAGEVets Program Manager, Ashton Stewart, and Petty Officer Second Class, La Wanda Mobley, U.S. Navy, will discuss experiences of LGBTQ service members, the importance of sharing LGBTQ veterans’ stories and the obstacles they face to collect and share these stories.

Monday, June 29
12:00pm – 1:00pm

Download the LGBTQ Veteran Stories Flyer.

This program will be conducted over Zoom and is free with advance registration. Click here for more information and to register.


Former Crew Members
If you are an Intrepid or Growler former crew member or relative of one, we would love to hear from you!
Visit the Former Crew Member page to find out how to be in touch.
If you would like to make a contribution to support these programs, click here.  




Call: 646-381-5020