The Smithsonian Instutition is sponsoring a nationwide Museum Day on Saturday, Sept. 27, during which hundreds of museums and cultural venues open their doors free to guests.
All you have to do is go online for the admission card, which you can get to by clicking here, which gets you free general admission for you and a guest at participating Museum Day locations. The caveats:It does notinclude entry to special exhibits or IMAX screenings. One Admission Card per household.
Here are the Northern Virginia institutions paraticipating:
Gadsby’s Tavern Museum, Alexandria
Heritage Farm Museum, Sterling
Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum, Alexandria
The Manassas Museum, Manassas
The Old Jail Museum, Warrenton
For a list of museums in other areas, click here.