For Members: The Big Exchange 2018

The Big Exchange 2018:  Membership has its privileges!

What:     The Big Exchange gives members of the Flying Leatherneck Historical Foundation reciprocal admission at more than 30 museums, historic sites, gardens, and more throughout San Diego County. Show your current membership card and get free entry to the organizations listed below.

When:    May 1-18, 2018

Become a member today!  You can sign up on-line.

or call us Tuesday-Friday at 858-693-1723,  9:00 am to 3:30 pm, to sign up by phone.

Members not only take advantage of the "Big Exchange" they also receive . . .
  • Invitations to member-only events
  • Subscription to our member newsletter "The Logbook"
  • 10% off on-site gift store purchase
  • Satisfaction of knowing you are helping to save the history and legacy of USMC aviation for future generations

How:     Simply head to your favorite participating museum, tell the guest services representative that you are there for “The Big Exchange,” then show your membership card from the Flying Leatherneck Historical Foundation for complimentary reciprocal admission.

Details:    Each membership is reciprocal per guest and membership status.  The Flying Leatherneck Historical Foundation membership gives free access for one attendee at participating museums.

 Who:        Participating museums:

  1. Barona Cultural Center & Museum*
  2. Birch Aquarium at Scripps
  3. California Center for the Arts, Escondido Museum
  4. California Surf Museum
  5. Coronado Museum of History & Art*
  6. Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum*
  7. Gaslamp Museum at the Davis-Horton House
  8. Heritage of the Americas Museum
  9. Japanese Friendship Garden
  10. Living Coast Discovery Center
  11. Lux Art Institute
  12. Maritime Museum of San Diego
  13. Marston House Museum & Gardens
  14. Mingei International Museum
  15. Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego
  16. Museum of Making Music
  17. Museum of Photographic Arts
  18. New Americans Museum*
  19. Oceanside Museum of Art
  20. San Diego Archaeological Center
  21. San Diego Art Institute
  22. San Diego Automotive Museum
  23. San Diego Children's Discovery Museum
  24. San Diego History Center
  25. San Diego Model Railroad Museum
  26. San Diego Natural History Museum (The Nat)
  27. The New Children's Museum
  28. The San Diego Museum of Art
  29. Timken Museum of Art*
  30. USS Midway Museum
  31. Veterans Museum at Balboa Park
  32. Visions Art Museum
  33. Warner-Carrillo Ranch House Museum
  34. Water Conservation Garden*
  35. Whaley House Museum

The Big Exchange is sponsored by the San Diego Museum Council.

*  free museum.