Currently this is just an FYI notice but I may develop a Meetup around it, if I can. Free museum admission at many NC museums on 9/28! If you plan to take advantage of this deal, let us know.
Free museum admission at many NC museums on 9/28!
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You can visit one of many participating local museums for FREE on Saturday, September 28 as part of the Smithsonian Magazine's Museum Day Live event! Whether you are looking for a Raleigh area outing or a day trip, there are plenty of interesting museums that are participating in North Carolina!
Head to www.smithsonianmag.com for a list of museums and to register for your tickets. Once you register, the tickets will be sent to your e-mail to print. The tickets are good for up to 2 people. If there are more than 2 of you, it appears that each adult can sign up and bring someone else. Their website indicates that there is one Museum Day Live! ticket per household, per valid email address. Museum Day Live! Ticket will be collected upon entry.
Some of the participating museums include:
Imagination Station in Wilson
Tryon Palace in New Bern
NC Museum of History in Raleigh
Old Salem Museums and Gardens in Winston-Salem
Fascinate-U Children's Museum in Fayetteville
Duke Homestead State Historic Site in Durham
Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University in Durham
Carolina Raptor Center in Huntersville
Orange County Historical Museum in Hillsborough
Ava Gardner Museum in Smithfield and many more throughout the U.S.!