Have you heard of "Museum Day Live!"? Smithsonian Magazine hosts Museum Day on September 24 of 2016 to promote #BoundlessCuriosity, which means a very large selection of museums in the United States will provide free admission.

Step 1: Find participating museums (see link above or scroll for local museums).

Step 2: To download your free tickets, click here.

But if you aren't looking to make a long drive, here are a handful of museums with free admission on September 24 in Central Texas.

 

TEMPLE

315 W Avenue B, Temple, TX, 76501

Arrived. Will def do this again. #amtrakgram #amtrak #texaseagle

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MEXIA

Confederate Reunion Ground State Historic Site 1738 FM 2705, Mexia, TX, 76667



It's a beautiful day at confederate_reunion_grounds. #mexia #CRG #txhistcomm #confederatereuniongrounds A photo posted by CRG SHS (@confederate_reunion_grounds) on


FORT HOOD, KILLEEN

3D Calvary Museum *Free everyday

#Forthoodmuseum #tank

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COLLEGE STATION

Forsyth Galleries *Free everyday 4229 TAMU, 275 Joe Routt Blvd., Ste. 2440, College Station, TX, 77843



Turn of the century steroscope. History's #viewmaster #forsythgalleries #museumlife A photo posted by Jennifer Korolenko (@jenny_kitsch) on


AUSTIN

4801 La Crosse Avenue, Austin, TX, 78739

#ladybirdjohnsonwildflowercenter #wildflowercenter #rest #arbor #park #takeawalk #intheshade #bench

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Neil-Cochran House Museum 2310 San Gabriel, Austin, TX, 78705



#austin #texas #exploring A photo posted by Matthew Haubenstein (@matt_hobbo) on

1516-B South Lamar Blvd., Austin, TX, 78704

#southaustin #nowthatsaplanter #rainyday #westaustinopenstudios #southaustinmuseumofpopularculture #ilikeweird

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