The Smithsonian Museums in Washington, D.C. are free everyday of the year. On Saturday, September 24, 2011, Smithsonian magazine is hosting its’ annual Museum Day event. The magazine is offering a ticket that will provide free admission for two people, to more than 1,500 participating museums across the nation. Click here for a complete list.
Museums participating in New Jersey include, Aviation Hall of Fame and Museum of New Jersey in Teterboro, Hoboken Historical Museum and Newark Museum. There are quite a number of museums taking part in New York, so it may be a great excuse to get into the city! Among the many museums listed are some child-friendly favorites, such as: Children’s Museum of Manhattan, Brooklyn Museum, Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum and New York Transit Museum in Brooklyn.
Visit the Museum Day website here to acquire your ticket. Simply fill out the information and your ticket will be emailed to you.
Visit my Jersey City Family Examiner page for more details.