By Jonah Kaimana | September 13, 2011
Hawaii museums on Oahu, Maui, and Kauai celebrate the 8th Annual Museum Day, brought to you by the Smithsonian Magazine. Not only are museums hosting special events on September 24, 2011, admission to participating venues is absolutely free.
How do I get free Museum Day tickets?
It’s easy! Click here and enter your contact information on the Smithsonian Magazine website. They’ll email you a printable ticket, which you can bring to your specified museum for free admission. All you have to do is fill out the required fields online!
What museums are participating?
Here’s the complete list of museums in Hawaii that are part of the 8th Annual Museum Day celebration (meaning you can get free admission!)
- Bailey House Museum (Maui)
Hours: 10am – 4pm
2375A Main Street
Wailuku, Maui 96793
- Grove Farm Museum (Kauai)
Hours: 10am – 3pm
4050 Nawiliwili Road
Lihue, HI 96766
- Iolani Palace (Oahu)
Hours: 9am – 5pm
364 South King Street
Honolulu, HI 96804
- Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii (Oahu)
Hours: 10 am – 4pm
2454 South Beretania Street
Honolulu, HI 96826
- Mission Houses Museum (Oahu)
Hours: 10 am – 4pm
553 South King Street
Honolulu, HI 96813
- Queen Emma Summer Palace (Oahu)
Hours: 9am – 4pm
2913 Pali Hwy
Honolulu, HI 96817
Need more info?
Here’s the most frequently asked questions about Museum Day.
When Is Museum Day?
Saturday, September 24, 2011
How do I find out if a museum in my neighborhood is participating?
By searching for a participating museum in your area.
Where do I find the Museum Day Ticket?
At the Ticket Information page. Simply fill out the form and you’ll receive an email with your ticket.
Can anybody get free admission on Museum Day?
No, only those who have a Museum Day Ticket, available here.
Can I bring my whole family to Museum Day?
No, the Museum Day Ticket is only good for two people per household. Additional guests must pay full admission.
Are all museums in the country participating in Museum Day?
No, just the museums that elect to participate.