Saturday is Smithsonian Magazine's Museum Day

      Saturday is Smithsonian Magazine's Museum Day Live.

      What does that mean to you? You can get free admission to more than two-dozen museums in the state.

      "The idea is really to make culture and learning accessible to everybody on this great day," said Judy Glassman with Smithsonian Media. "Find a museum in your area that maybe you've never seen before or never tried before. Maybe you've never been to a museum before. This is an opportunity for everybody."

      Here are the local museums taking part:

      Bellevue Arts Museum

      Center for Wooden Boats

      Children's Museum of Tacoma

      Columbia Pacific Heritage Museum

      EMP Museum

      Fort Nisqually Living History Museum

      Frye Art Museum

      Henry Art Gallery

      Historic Fort Steilacoom

      Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum

      Kids Discovery Museum

      KidsQuest Children's Museum

      Larson Gallery

      Lewis Army Museum

      Log House Museum

      Lynden Pioneer Museum

      Museum of History & Industry

      Museum of Glass Nordic Heritage

      Museum Polson Museum

      Skagit County Historical Museum

      State Capital Museum

      Tacoma Art Museum

      Washington State History Museum

      Whatcom Museum

      Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience

      Go to to download your free ticket. You get free admission for two at one museum on the list on Saturday, September 28.

      And spread the word to family and friends. More than 1,500 museums across the country are offering this deal.


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