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Active Duty Service Members Receive Free Admission To 'Honoring Service To America'

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One of the region's top attractions, Colonial Williamsburg, is offering free admission to military members and their families during the Memorial Day weekend. The "Honoring Service to America" ticket is available for active duty military, reservists, retirees, and veterans. Tickets also are available for family members of troops who are currently deployed.

The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation said the ticket provides free admission on May 24 through May 27.

The "Honoring Service" tickets are available at the Colonial Williamsburg Regional Visitor Center. Regular priced adult tickets are also available, starting at $41.95.

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