Ohio Venues Offer Military Members Free Admission


UPDATED: Thursday July 4, 2013 10:51 AM

Current and former military members are receiving free admission to some Ohio venues this week to thank them for their service as the country marks the Fourth of July.

The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is offering service members free zoo admission and discounted waterpark admission through Sunday, with immediate family members also admitted free.

Military personnel must show military IDs. Veterans must show proof of service.

Kings Island amusement park in southwest Ohio will offer free admission from through Friday for military personnel with valid military IDs.

The free admission is for active and retired military personnel, National Guard members, veterans with honorable or medical discharges and Reserve Officers' Training Corps participants with government-issued ID.

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