This morning the S.C. Aquarium announced that it will offer free admission to furloughed government workers this weekend, Jan. 19-20. The complimentary admission covers workers’ immediate family members as well. Furloughed employees must be present and have a valid government ID.

In a press release the aquarium says that this deal is offered as a “respite” for those working without pay during the shutdown.

The aquarium is open daily, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Learn more online at scaquarium.org.