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    Enjoy Free Weekend Fun at PAFA's Family Arts Festival
    The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) invites you and your little ones to get in touch with your creative sides at its2014 Family Arts Festivalthis weekend, Sunday, October 5, from noon to 5 p.m.The free art-filled event, presented by...
  • Free museum admission today
    Free museum admission today
    You can visit one of over 1400 museums, art galleries, cultural centers, and botanical gardens nationwide for free on Saturday, September 27, 2014.You and a guest can enjoy complimentary admission to a participating museum, art gallery, cultural...
  • Smithsonian
    Free Saturday admission to many museums nationwide Saturday, September 27
    Tomorrow many museums will offer free admission, thanks to the 10th Annual Museum Day Live! event hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Some of the most popular museums participating in the event include:Chicago: Loyola University Museum of ArtLos...
  • Historic Cunningham House
    Greater Philadelphia: September freebee to historic landmarks
    Saturday, September 27th, is the day with a free invite to visit an historic garden, mansion and park or two, thanks to the Smithsonian Magazine’s annual Museum Day offering. Among their affiliated museums, are a six-pack of historic...
  • Ruth Paine House Museum
    Ruth Paine House Museum-A World Turned Upside Down in 1963
    The Ruth Paine House Museum opened its doors to the public in 2013, the 50th anniversary year of the JFK assassination. Hundreds of visitors have already passed through the home, recreated to look identical to itself in 1963, depicting the life of...
  • Celebrate the constitution
    Celebrate the constitution
    The King Manor Museum, located at 150-03 Jamaica Avenue, Jamaica, NY 11432 between 150th and 153rd Street, is celebrating the signing of the United States Constitution (September, 1787). This is a family friendly FREE event and kids of all ages...
  • Boston Children's Museum collaborates with From the Top for concert series
    Boston Children's Museum to offer monthly concert series
    Boston Children's Museum is partnering with From the Top, a Boston-based arts organization, to develop a monthly concert series that aims to inspire young visitors about music. The series will bring From the Top's classically-trained young...
  • The John Marshall House, Richmond VA
    John Marshall Birthday Celebration in Richmond, VA
    There’s a birthday celebration in Court End Richmond this weekend!Chief Justice John Marshall was born 259 years ago on September 24, 1755! So join Preservation Virginia on Saturday, September 20, 2014 to celebrate the life and legacy of our...
  • World's only 300SL museum
    Napa's Mercedes 300SL Museum showcases sports car beauties
    Anyone who loves beautiful cars, or simply beautiful things, may wish to pay a visit to Napa’s 300SL Museum, a showcase for one of the most beautiful sports cars ever made, the Mercedes-Benz 300SL.The 300 SL Museum dubs itself “the...
  • Travel back in time
    Traveling back in time with Marvin’s Marvelous Mechanical Museum
    Sometimes it takes something out of the ordinary to open your eyes to the wonderful world around you. Living Social is helping travelers do just that. Recently, the local deals and travel discount site posted an offer to Marvin’s Marvelous...
  • Get two free tickets to a national museum: Use on Sept 27
    Get two free tickets to a national museum: Use on Sept 27
    The Smithsonian Magazine's Museum Day Livelaunched its annual promotion on September 5 to get community out to national museums for free in September. This year the event will take place on Saturday, September 27. There are hundreds of...
  • Current exhibits in Orange County, California, museums
    Current museum exhibits in Orange County, California
    A new weekly series of current Orange County, California, museum exhibits.Muckenthaler Cultural Center in Fullerton is currently showing Washi: Printmaking with Paper of Fukui. Several artists have made prints on washi paper made in Fukui, Japan,...
  • Labor Day hurricane survivors
    The category five Labor Day Hurricane of 1935 topic of new exhibit in Islamorada
    The Florida Keys Discovery Center in Islamorada opened a new exhibit Aug. 28, The Great Labor Day Hurricane of 1935, which features more than 75 images that not only capture the Upper Keys before the destructive category five hurricane, but also...
  • Dinosaur - Royal Tyrrell Museum
    Something more fascinating than Oil Sands in Alberta, Canada
    Edmonton, Alberta: To the surprise of few, Alberta is not just Oil Sands and all about a booming economy – There is something more fascinating than that in this western Canada’s prairie province.The province used to be the home for...
  • The Field Museum in Chicago is a treasure trove of insights
    Frequently overlooked treasure trove on Chicago’s lake shore
    Originally created as part of the Columbian Exposition of 1893, Chicago’s Field Museum not only has a great history, but its collection of 25 million artifacts – including anthropology, botany, geology, culture, zoology and the...