If you ever find yourself bored or stuck inside on a rainy day & are over binge watching Netflix, these museum tips are for you!
Some of the best museums in our area have FREE days or at least very inexpensive admission days for you & your family to enjoy!
We have compiled a list of the museums in our community & hope you enjoy visiting them! If you’re aware of any museums we missed, please let us know!
Cummer Museum & Gardens
Individuals, couples & families can enjoy FREE admission to The Cummer every Tuesday from 4 PM to 9 pm, courtesy of Florida Blue.
Visitors can enjoy activities inspired by the permanent collection and/or special exhibitions, participate in activities that may include poetry writing & reading, lectures or symposia, scavenger hunts, storytelling, participate in hands-on art making activities in Art Connections, or take a stroll in the historic Cummer gardens.
The savings: Adult admission costs $10, students & military with I.D. $6, Seniors $6 & kids under 5 are FREE.
For more information, please visit http://www.cummermuseum.org.
Museum of Science & History
On $5 Fridays, admission for all ages is just — well, you know — and the museum stays open late until 8 p.m.
The savings: Regular admission is $10 for adults & $6 for kids ages 3 to 12.
For more information visit http://www.themosh.org.
Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA)
On the first Wednesday of every month, Artwalk brings FREE museum admission for all from 5 PM to 9 PM. Also, Bank of America cardholders get FREE entry on the first Saturday and Sunday of every month.
The savings: Regular admission prices are $8 for adults & $5 for kids ages 2 to 12.
For more information on visiting MOCA go to http://www.mocajacksonville.unf.edu.