BAM and NNU Collaborate to Provide Free Admission for NNU Students

September 18th, 2012

BOISE –Boise Art Museum (BAM) is proud to announce a new partnership with Northwest Nazarene University (NNU) to provide college students with opportunities to experience exceptional visual art exhibitions and educational programs, free of charge. All current full-time NNU students with valid identification cards receive free admission to BAM through August 23, 2013.
“We have many NNU students who visit the Museum to complete assignments and experience new artistic and cultural perspectives,” states Melanie Fales, BAM Executive Director. “Therefore, we are pleased to offer free access to the Museum as an extension of the traditional college classroom for the benefit of NNU students, faculty and staff. Through this partnership, we are helping to build an understanding that education continues long after graduation and foster an excitement for lifelong learning.”
Full-time students must present their current NNU Student ID Cards at the time of admittance to BAM to receive free admission. Benefit-eligible faculty and staff must present their ID cards for free admission. All class and group visits (30-student maximum) must be scheduled with BAM’s Education Department, 345-8330 ext. 36, at least two weeks in advance.

Boise Art Museum is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, educational, and charitable organization. The Museum is nationally accredited by the American Association of Museums. Support is provided by BAM members, contributions and grants from individuals, corporations and foundations, as well as grant funding from the Idaho Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Boise Art Museum (BAM) is located downtown in Julia Davis Park. HOURS Tuesday – Saturday, 10 AM – 5 PM and Sunday, Noon – 5 PM. Open 10 AM – 9 PM the first Thursday of each month, featuring admission by donation all day. ADMISSION $5 General, $3 Seniors (62+) and full-time college students, $1 students grades 1-12. Children under 6 and Museum members are always free. Boise State University students gain free admission with their valid student ID card, through 8/23/13.
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