Thirty Massachusetts museums will open their doors for free on Saturday, Sept. 23, thanks to Smithsonian magazine and its 13th annual Museum Day Live. For one day only, participating museums across the United States will offer free admission to those who download a Museum Day Live ticket.

To get your ticket, visit Each ticket grants the ticket holder and a guest free access to participating museums. The limit is one ticket per household, per email address.

Museums in all 50 states have signed up to participate in this year’s event, and more than 1,300 museums are expected to join in. The complete list of participating museums can be found here.
Participating Massachusetts museums:
Beneski Museum of Natural History at Amherst College
11 Barrett Hill Dr., Amherst

Mead Art Museum
41 Quadrangle Dr., Amherst College, Amherst

The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
(Pictured above)
125 West Bay Rd., Amherst

John Cabot House
117 Cabot St., Beverly

Gibson House Museum
137 Beacon St., Boston

Museum of African American History
46 Joy St., Boston

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
465 Huntington Ave., Boston

The Mary Baker Eddy Library
200 Massachusetts Ave., Boston

Cooper-Frost-Austin House
21 Linnaean St., Cambridge

Harvard Art Museums
32 Quincy St., Cambridge

Harvard Museum of Natural History
Harvard Museums of Science & Culture, 26 Oxford St., Cambridge

Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology
11 Divinity Ave., Harvard University, Cambridge

USS Constitution Museum
Building 22, Charlestown Navy Yard, Charlestown

Concord Museum
53 Cambridge Tpke., Concord

Martha’s Vineyard Museum
59 School St., Edgartown

Cogswell’s Grant
60 Spring St., Essex

Falmouth’s Museums on the Green
55-65 Palmer Ave., Falmouth

Garden in the Woods
180 Hemenway Rd., Framingham

The Gardner Museum
28 Pearl St., Gardner

The Museum of Printing
15 Thornton Ave., Haverhill

Eustis Estate
1424 Canton Ave, Milton

Forbes House Museum
215 Adams St., Milton

Durant-Kendrick House and Grounds
286 Waverley Ave., Newton

Jackson Homestead and Museum
527 Washington St., Newton

Salem Witch Museum
9 1/2 Washington Sq. North, Salem

Springfield Museums
21 Edwards St., Springfield

Merwin House
14 Main St., Stockbridge

Old Colony History Museum
66 Church Green, Taunton

Spellman Museum of Stamps and Postal History
Regis College, 241 Wellesley St., Weston

Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
College of the Holy Cross,1 College St., Worcester