Museumaficionados rejoice! Our fair city (imagine that last bit said in Tom Magliozzi's voice please..) offers a lot of culture to eastern Massachusetts. Regardless of your age group or interests, there's likely to be a museum near you that has something to offer or explore.
Smithsonian Magazine, the official publication of The Smithsonian will be holding a national event on Saturday, September 24th wherein visitors to their website will receive tickets to attend their favorite participating museum. The part that should interest you? Dozens of museums in and around Boston are participating. Entry is free.
Here is an abridged list of participating venues:
- Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
- Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Cambridge
- Salem Witch Museum, Salem
- Harvard Museum of Natural History, Cambridge
- Museum of African American History
- Wenham Museum, Wenham