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10 Local Museums and Sites Offering Free Admission This Saturday



This Saturday, Sept. 23, Smithsonian magazine is hosting its annual Museum Day Live!, a nationwide event in which anyone can receive free entry to museums and cultural institutions throughout the country. Visit the Smithsonian’s interactive map to explore museums in Delaware (or whatever state you’ll be in on Saturday), then simply download a ticket to present at participating locations. You can also click any of the nearby locations below for more information on current exhibits. 


Brandywine River Museum of Art
​1 Hoffmans Mill Rd., Chadds Ford

Delaware History Museum/Mitchell Center for African American Heritage
504 N. Market St., Wilmington 

Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike, Wilmington 

Hagley Museum
200 Hagley Creek Rd., Wilmington 

Iron Hill Museum & Science Center
1115 Robert L. Melson Ln., Newark 

Lewes Historical Society
110 Shipcarpenter St., Lewes 

Lewes History Museum
101 Adams Ave., Lewes

Old Swedes Historic Site
606 Church St., Wilmington

Read House and Gardens
42 The Strand, New Castle

Treasures of the Sea Exhibit
 21179 College Dr., Georgetown