Visit museums free this weekend

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The first full weekend of the month is coming, and that means Bank of America customers can visit museums free through the bank’s Museums On Us program. Just show your Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit or debit card and a photo ID on Saturday or Sunday, and you will get free admission to more than […]

Gold Coast Museum free first Saturday, third Sunday

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The Gold Coast Railroad Museum offers free admission the first Saturday of the month and admission by donation the third Sunday. The third Sunday event will also feature a classic car show. Tickets to ride a train range from $2.50 to $12 per ticket. It’s great for any train enthusiast, Thomas the Train lover or […]

Free Planetarium show at science museum

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Fabulous First Friday at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science means free admission the first Friday evening of every month. At 7 p.m., there will be a free planetarium star show, followed by rooftop observatory viewing from 8:30 to 10 p.m., weather permitting. Little ones can check out the activity room as well. Laser […]

IDEA@thebass: Free family day Sunday

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IDEA@thebass is free for children and adults the last Sunday of most months, 2-4 p.m. Activities include art projects, scavenger hunts and prizes. Here’s the upcoming schedule: Aug 31: pin wheels Sept. 28: fun with chalk Oct. 26: spooky art projects There will be no family days in November and December 2014. For more information call 305-673-7530 x1016 or […]

Free entry to national parks

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Entry to all 392 U.S. national parks will be free Sept. 27, in honor of National Public Lands Day. The deal includes Everglades National Park and Dry Tortugas National Park, off Key West. The National Park Service also reminds us that admission to many of our national parks, including Biscayne National Park in Miami, is […]

Free ‘Play Days’ at Deering Estate

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The Deering Estate at Cutler has announced three free “Play Days,” days with free admission, this summer and fall. The three free days — July 20, Aug. 16 and Sept. 20 — will include hands-on eco-art activities, science discovery programs and historic house tours, plus a chance to visit the Artist Village where the Deering Estate’s Artists-in-Residence […]

Free Friday at Miami Children’s Museum

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Every third Friday of the Month, Miami Children’s Museum has free admission from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. The program is sponsored by Target. Events include interactive activities and crafts and storytelling. Children can also explore hundreds of bilingual, interactive exhibits related to arts, culture, community and communication. Miami Children’s Museum is at 980 MacArthur Causeway, Miami, Florida 33132. Phone: […]

Free Family Fun Day at HistoryMiami museum

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HistoryMiami museum hosts a free family fun day from 1 to 4 p.m. the second Saturday of every month, with free admission for all during those hours. Here are the upcoming events: Saturday, Aug. 9: Latin Beats Extravaganza, with dance lessons by the Salsa Kings, crafts and a chance to try our musical instruments in a “petting zoo.” The […]