Military personnel can visit aquarium for free

Newport Aquarium

NEWPORT, Ky. (AP) — U.S. military personnel are being given VIP treatment this weekend at the Newport Aquarium.

The offer is available to active and retired military as well as reservists.

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The aquarium is offering free admission with military identification at the ticket window. Four additional family members can get the regular military discount of $3 off adult tickets and $2 off children’s tickets. The offer runs Saturday through Tuesday.

There’s also a free breakfast event for veterans on Sunday at 8:30 a.m. EST with the purchase of a full-priced ticket. Registration is required, and reservations can be made at (859) 815-1471.

The Ride the Ducks tours are offering half-priced admission Thursday through Sunday for veterans and military personnel, with discounts available for additional family members.

Humana is sponsoring the aquarium’s Veterans Weekend.


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