Southern Oregon University's Schneider Museum of Art is offering free admission to active-duty military personnel and their families between Memorial Day and Labor Day.

Southern Oregon University's Schneider Museum of Art is offering free admission to active-duty military personnel and their families between Memorial Day and Labor Day.

The university museum at 1250 Siskiyou Blvd. in Ashland joins more than 600 museums nationwide offering the perk between May 31 and Sept. 6 as a part of Blue Star Museums. The program is a partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families and museums.

The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. The museum usually suggests of a donation of $5 for admission.

For information on museum exhibits, visit www.sou.edu/sma. The complete list of participating Blue Star Museums is available at www.arts.gov.

— Paris Achen