FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (May 26, 2011) - The Hall at Patriot Place presented by Raytheon will offer free admission to all veterans and active service men and women through Memorial Day weekend (May 28-30, 2011).
Since opening in September 2008, The Hall has offered free admission to military personnel each Veteran's Day and Memorial Day. Military personnel were also offered free admission in 2010 during an extension of the traveling exhibit "Pro Football and the American Spirit," which told the story of professional football players and personnel who served our nation in the military from WWII to Desert Storm and the conflict in Afghanistan.
The Hall at Patriot Place presented by Raytheon is a one-of-a-kind, cutting-edge sports and education experience in Foxborough, Mass that also serves as the New England Patriots Hall of Fame. Veterans and active service men and women need simply to show ID to receive free admission throughout the weekend.
ABOUT THE HALL AT PATRIOT PLACE PRESENTED BY RAYTHEON
The Hall at Patriot Place presented by Raytheon is the crown jewel of Patriot Place and the only sports and education experience of its kind. Through a dazzling array of interactive multimedia exhibits and artifacts never before viewable by the public, The Hall showcases the tradition of the New England Patriots, explores the history of football in New England, and promotes math and science education for thousands of schoolchildren each year. The Hall received a Gold MUSE Award from the American Association of Museums and The Hall's signature film, "Patriots Way," won a CINE Golden Eagle Award. The Hall was named to Boston Globe Magazine's Best of the New, and was a Yankee magazine Editor's Choice recommendation.
Tickets to The Hall are $10 for adults, $7 for seniors and $5 for children 5-12. Children 4 and under are admitted for free. The current hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. from Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday. Beginning on June 17, the summer hours of operation will be 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday to Friday and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday. For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit www.thehallatpatriotplace.com.