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JTA Partners with MOSH to Offer Free Admission for Youth

JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – July 2, 2018 – The Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) has partnered with the Museum of Science & History (MOSH) to offer free admission to MOSH’s Earth Explorers exhibit for up to three youths with the purchase of a bus, ferry or Gameday Xpress ticket using the MyJTA mobile app.

Eligible youth must be 18 years old or younger to take advantage of this offer. The offer is valid for one week after the purchase of any bus, ferry or Gameday Xpress ticket or pass using the MyJTA mobile app. The promotion ends on Sunday, September 9, 2018.

"Summer is an exciting time for families to do activities together,” said JTA Chief Executive Officer Nathaniel P. Ford Sr. “We are excited to partner with MOSH to make science, history and innovation accessible this summer to young people in Jacksonville.”

Riding the JTA is easy with the MyJTA mobile app. Customers can purchase and activate single ride tickets, 1-day, 3-day, 7-day and 31-day e-tickets with the convenience of their mobile device. Customers can purchase e-tickets at anytime and anywhere with their smart phone. Fares for the St. Johns River Ferry and Gameday Xpress are also available for purchase with the MyJTA app which is available for both iPhone and Android users.

About MOSH
MOSH inspires the joy of lifelong learning by bringing to life the sciences and regional history. The museum is open Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

For information about JTA, please contact the JTA’s Customer Contact Center at 904.630.3100; Florida Relay at 800.955.8771 or visit