First Responders Week

Free Admission for First Responders September 11-18

In remembrance of the tragic events of Sept. 11, 2001, Creative Discovery Museum will offer free admission from Sept. 11 - 18 to all police officers, firefighters, EMT workers, active military personnel and their families. The offer is good for first responders and their immediate family (up to four people) and valid from Sept. 11 - 18, 2020 with presentation of an appropriate service ID. Visitors must call and secure theirs spots ahead of their visit. To qualify for First Responders Week free admission, please call (432) 648-6052. 

“We are pleased to honor all first responders with free admission to the Museum,” said Henry Schulson, Executive Director of Creative Discovery Museum. “These brave men and women so often go above and beyond the call in helping others, and this is our chance to thank them.”

The offer is in celebration of the nation-wide Patriot Week that honors the American spirit. To learn more about Patriot Week, visit their website at

Creative Discovery Museum also offers free admission throughout the year to all Hamilton Country sheriffs, Chattanooga police and firefighters and their immediate families up to four people with presentation of service ID. Law enforcement outside of Hamilton County and military receive a $5 discount on admission with presentation of a service ID.

The Museum will be closed on Tuesday, Sept. 15 and Wednesday, Sept. 16 as part of our fall hours.