Gateway to Science, North Dakota’s only hands-on science center, is taking part in the Blue Star Museums program. This program offers free admission to active duty military personnel (Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, and active duty National Guard & Reserve members) as well as the U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, and the NOAA Commissioned Corps and their immediate family members Memorial Day through Labor Day.
Gateway to Science proudly invites our North Dakota Active and Reserve Force families, Minot Air Force Base families, Grand Forks Air Force Base families and other military families as well to visit us this summer. Blue Star Museums is a partnership among Blue Star Families, the National Endowment for the Arts, and more than 1,800 museums across America.
Gateway to Science is open Monday-Thursday, 12PM-7PM and Friday-Saturday, 12PM-5PM. We are located in the Frances Leach High Prairie Arts & Science Complex at 1810 Schafer Street, Bismarck, ND. The free admission is available to active-duty military and their immediate members (military ID holder and up to five immediate family members).