Free Admission on Museum Day

Free Admission on Museum Day. On September 27, museums and cultural institutions across the country join the Smithsonian Institution in offering free admission on Museum Day.

Special admission cards, available on the Smithsonian magazine website, are good for free entry at a number of Philadelphia area venues, including:

Fireman's Hall Museum

The Academy of Natural Sciences

The African American Museum in Philadelphia

Delaware Art Museum

Hagley Museum and Library

University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology

and many others.

Hours vary by venue; details and a complete list of participating attractions are available online at