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GET FREE MUSEUM ADMISSION ON SEPT. 29

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by Ellen Pocost

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During Smithsonian magazine's Museum Day Live!, you can get free admission to participating museums in the NYC area and beyond.

 

Historic Richmond Town

Historic Richmond Town on Staten Island
is one of the many participating
museums in the NYC area.

Did you know the best free ticket in town is just a click away? Smithsonian magazine’s 8th annual Museum Day Live! grants FREE admission to participating museums for two people per household on Sept. 29.

Head to smithsonian.com/museumdaylive to download and print tickets to any of the more than 1,400 museums and cultural institutions nationwide that will be emulating the Washington, DC-based Smithsonian Institution’s free admission policy for one day. Please note that tickets do not include parking or special events and exhibits.


Below is a list of participating museums in the NYC area:


Long Island

Cold Spring Harbor Whaling Museum

Cold Spring Harbor

Cradle of Aviation Museum

Garden City

Garvies Point Museum and Preserve

Glen Cove

Guild Hall of East Hampton

East Hampton

Hofstra University Museum

Hempstead

Long Island Children's Museum

Garden City

Long Island Museum of American Art, History & Carriages

Stony Brook

Northport Historical Society Museum

Northport

Oyster Bay Historical Society

Oyster Bay

Polish American Museum

Port Washington

Sagtikos Manor

West Bay Shore

The Heckscher Museum of Art

Huntington

 

New York City

Alley Pond Environmental Center, Inc.

Douglaston, Queens

American Folk Art Museum

Manhattan

Asia Society Museum

Manhattan

Bard Graduate Center

Manhattan

Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum

Bronx

Brooklyn Historical Society

Brooklyn

Brooklyn Museum

Brooklyn

El Museo del Barrio

Manhattan

Fraunces Tavern Museum

Manhattan

Historic Richmond Town

Staten Island

International Center of Photography

Manhattan

Louis Armstrong House Museum

Corona, Queens

Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden

Manhattan

Museum of American Finance

Manhattan

Museum of American Illustration at the Society of Illustrators

Manhattan

Museum of Arts and Design

Manhattan

Museum of Chinese in America

Manhattan

New York City Fire Museum

Manhattan

New-York Historical Society

Manhattan

Pratt Manhattan Gallery

Manhattan

Queens Historical Society at the Kingsland Homestead

Flushing, Queens

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian, the George Gustav Heye Center

Manhattan

Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden

Staten Island

The Hispanic Society of America, Museum and Library

Manhattan

The Jewish Museum

Manhattan

The Morgan Library & Museum

Manhattan

The Noble Maritime Collection

Staten Island

The Noguchi Museum

Long Island City, Queens

The Skyscraper Museum

Manhattan

The Studio Museum in Harlem

Manhattan

The Ukrainian Museum

Manhattan

The Vilcek Foundation

Manhattan

 

Westchester/Rockland Counties

Hammond Museum

North Salem

Hudson River Museum

Yonkers

Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art

Peekskill

Katonah Museum of Art

Katonah

Rye Historical Society - Square Museum & Knapp Archives

Rye

 

Find more participating museums in Connecticut and New Jersey

 


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