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Free Museum Day

Saturday, September 21st 2019

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Sept. 21 - Free Museum Day

Throughout St. Petersburg  

9 a.m. to 5 p.m./opening and closing times may vary


Participating Museums:

  • Dr. Carter G. Woodson African American Museum, 2240 Ninth Ave. S., 
  • Florida Holocaust Museum, 55 Fifth Street S., 
  • Imagine Museum, 1901 Central Ave.,
    • Admission free on 1st floor
    • All visitors can sign up to receive 2 Bounce back Coupons for a return visit at a 50% off General Admission price. Must be used by 12/31/19. Events not included.
    • Retail Sales: Spend $25 and receive a FREE gift. Educational Toys & Games B2G1 FREE. Buy 10 Marbles & receive a free marble booklet. HUGE Clearance Sale.
    • Must be in line by 4pm
    • No large bags or backpacks allowed.
  • Museum of Fine Arts, 255 Beach Dr. NE,
    • Free admission for everyone
    • 20% discount on new memberships
    • Pop up origami folding station in lobby. Fold a paper crane, fox, whale, and more!
    • Family activities and games in the Marly room
  • The Dali Museum, 1 Dali Blvd., (Pinellas County residents with ID),
  • The James Museum of Western & Wildlife Art, 150 Central Avenue,

Participating Venues:

  • Florida CraftArt Gallery, 501 Central Ave.
    • “Beautiful and Bizarre” figurative ceramics invitational exhibit Is open through Oct 20
  • Morean Arts Center, 719 Central Ave.,
    • FREE Saturdays at the Morean activities for children 5 – 10 with a guardian in the “Bank of America Children’s Learning Center”
    • EXHIBITS: “Artofficial Intelligence: The 8th Annual St. Petersburg Robot Exchange” – “You Can Feel What We See: Works by Pinellas County Students” – “Morean curated at the Hermitage: Richard Seidel” (located at 151 7th St. S.)
  • Morean Art Center for Clay, 420 22nd St. S.,
    • Featuring an exhibit of work created by their 2019-20 Artists in Residence. The 48 working artists with studios at the Center also have a wide selection of hand-made pottery and sculpture on sale in their retail areas.
  • The Chihuly Collection, 720 Central Ave.,
    • The Chihuly is FREE for children under 5 and $3 for WIC and EBT Card Holders through the “Museums for All” program, an ongoing offer that will also apply on Sept. 21.
  • St. Pete Store, 100 Second Ave. NE, - 10% off store purchases, no minimum

Park in downtown garages and ride the St. Petersburg Trolley Downtown Looper or Central Ave. Trolley routes to most locations.