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Va. museums to offer free admission Monday to vets

Friday - 11/9/2012, 5:26pm  ET

RICHMOND, Va. - Virginia museums and cultural sites will give free admission on Veterans Day to current and former military members.

State Secretary of Education Laura Fornash says veterans and their families will receive free admission Monday to places such as the Jamestown Settlement and Yorktown Victory Center, Gunston Hall in Lorton and the state museums of Fine Arts and Natural History.

Staunton's Frontier Culture Museum and the Virginia Aviation Museum in Richmond offer free admission year-round to veterans.

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