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FREE Museum Day



Plan a museum trip on Sat., Sept. 25, when attractions nationwide offer FREE admission to visitors during the Smithsonian’s annual Museum Day. You must present an official ticket upon entering each museum that is good for free general admission for two people per household. The
tickets are available for download at www.smithsonian.com/museumday.

Participating Delaware Valley attractions include:

Abington Art Center, Jenkintown
The Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia
The African American Museum in Philadelphia
Biggs Museum of American Art, Dover (free admission offered every day)
Brandywine River Museum, Chadds Ford
Bucks County Civil War Library & Museum, Doylestown
Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington
Delaware Historical Society, Wilmington
Delaware Museum of Natural History, Wilmington
The Franklin Institute, Philadelphia
Glencairn Museum, Bryn Athyn
Hagley Museum & Library, Wilmington
Independence Seaport Museum, Philadelphia
Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia
Iron Hill Museum, Newark
The Lewes Historical Society, Lewes
National Liberty Museum, Philadelphia
Old Swedes Church-Hendrickson House Museum, Wilmington
Pearl S. Buck House, Perkasie
Penn Museum, Philadelphia
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia
Rosenbach Museum & Library, Philadelphia
Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College, Swarthmore

Visit the Smithsonian website for a complete list of participating museums.

Stephanie Halinski is calendar editor of MetroKids.

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