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(New Orleans, La.) - Audubon Nature Institute is saluting America's military service members, both active duty and veterans, for their dedication and courage.

As a special thank you, military personnel and their guests can enjoy complimentary admission to Audubon Zoo and Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium on Veterans Day, Friday, November 11, 2016.

"We're grateful to everyone who has served our country as well as the families who support them," said Ron Forman, Audubon Nature Institute CEO and President.

The offer is valid for Audubon Zoo and Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium on Friday, November 11, 2016.

Active or retired military personnel must show a military ID for complimentary admission to either of the two attractions. The offer is valid for up to five admissions, including the veteran, and does not apply to Audubon Aquarium of the Americas or Entergy Giant Screen Theater.

Throughout the year, guests to Audubon attractions who show a military ID (active or retired) receive $3 off adult or $2 off child's admission to Audubon Zoo, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas or Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium for up to 4 admissions per party.

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Audubon Nature Institute
Audubon Nature Institute operates a family of museums, parks and research facilities dedicated to celebrating the wonders of nature. Through innovative live animal exhibits, education programs, and scientific discovery, Audubon makes a meaningful contribution to preserving wildlife for the future. Audubon Nature Institute flagships include Audubon Park, Audubon Zoo, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, Entergy Giant Screen Theater, Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, Audubon Louisiana Nature Center, Freeport-McMoRan Audubon Special Survival Center, Woldenberg Riverfront Park and Audubon Wilderness Park. Ron Forman is President and CEO of Audubon Nature Institute.