Saturday is Smithsonian Magazine's Museum Day

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 Smithsonian.com/museumday 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.