Edison Ford is a registered member of Blue Star Museums, a partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense and other museums across the United States. Blue Star member museums offer free admission to active-duty military personnel and up to five family members. Edison Ford goes one step further and offers free admission to active-duty military all year long. The program includes the Army, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard, Marines, National Guard and Reserve, U.S. Public Health Commissioned Corps, and NOAA Commissioned Corps. The free admission program is also available to any bearer of a Geneva Convention common access card (CAC), a DD Form 1173 ID card (dependent ID), or a DD Form 1173-1 card.