William Paca House to be open as part of Smithsonian's Museum Day Live!
Date: September 20, 2017 Eye on Annapolis
The William Paca House and the Historic Annapolis Museum Store will open its doors free of charge on Saturday, September 23, 2017 as part of Smithsonian magazine’s thirteenth annual Museum Day Live! For this initiative participating museums across the United States emulate the spirit of the Smithsonian Institution’s Washington, DC based facilities, which offer free admission every day, and open their doors for free to those who download a Museum Day Live! ticket.
Smithsonian recognizes the extraordinary power of museums and cultural institutions to provide visitors with insight and inspiration. The event represents a nationwide commitment to boundless curiosity and the pursuit of knowledge wherever one lives.. Over 200,000 people downloaded tickets for last year’s event and this year’s event is expected to attract more museum-goers than ever before.
The Museum Day Live! ticket is available for download at Smithsonian.com/museumday. Visitors who present the Museum Day Live! ticket will gain free entrance for two at participating venues on September 23, 2017. One ticket per email address is permitted. For more information about Museum Day Live! 2017 and a full list of participating museums and cultural institutions, please visit Smithsonian.com/museum day.