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“Museum Day Live!” Offers Free Admission to Participating Museums, Sept. 24, 2016

Photo of a whale skeleton at the New Bedford Whaling Museum

The New Bedford Whaling Museum will be participating in “Museum Day Live!” (photo by Eric)

The Smithsonian Magazine’s “Museum Day Live!” will take place Sept. 24, 2016, offering free admission to more than 1,400 participating museums and cultural venues

nationwide. This free admission allows one person, plus a guest, to access a participating museum. You can download a ticket at the Smithsonian Magazine Web Site.

A quick look across the Smithsonian Magazine Web Site reveals many museums in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont participating in “Museum Day Live!” Please check back in often for updates on museums participating.

Sounds like a fantastic incentive, we hope you get to visit one of these participating museums!

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