While school’s out for the weekend, continue the learning at museums — and take advantage of these admission discounts and freebies.
Experience 19th century industrial life through original mills & working machinery at Hagley Museum & Library, offering $1 admission (regularly $4-$11 for ages 6 & up) on Saturdays in Feb. & March.
Explore dinosaur, bird & mammal galleries and play in the recently renovated children’s Discovery Room at the Delaware Museum of Natural History, where admission is free on Feb. 6 from 9:30am-12noon (regularly $5-$7).
Admission is also free at the Brandywine River Museum in Chadds Ford, PA every Sunday morning from 9:30am-12noon. View art in the galleries, tour the scenic grounds and enjoy “Breakfast on the Brandywine” in the museum restaurant. (Normal food charges will apply.)
Find more than a hundred free-admission Delaware Valley attractions in our Attractions Guide.
Stephanie Halinski is calendar editor of MetroKids.