Free entry to national parks

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Entry to all 392 U.S. national parks will be free Aug. 25, in honor of the birthday of the National Park Service. 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 […]

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: […]

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 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 […]

Family Day on Aragon: Movie, museum

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Family Day on Aragon is the second Saturday of the month in Coral Gables. That means discount movies at the Coral Gables Art Cinema in the mornings and free admission plus family arts and crafts at the Coral Gables Museum in the afternoon. The Coral Gables Cinema will screen two newly restored classic children’s films by French director Albert Lamorissem “The […]

PAMM free on second Saturday, first Thursday

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The Perez Art Museum Miami offers residents and visitors have two chances every month to visit free (three chances if they have a Bank of America or Merrill Lynch cards). Free Second Saturdays, sponsored by Target, will include special free activities from 1 to 4 p.m., including family-friendly tours and chances for children to create art. […]

Fairchild discount Sundays in August

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Enjoy the tranquility and lush beauty of Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden this Sunday, Aug. 3, and every Sunday in August 2014 for a reduced price. On Sundays in August, Fairchild discount admission will be $15 for adults, $10 for seniors 65 and older, $7 for kids ages 6 to 17. Members and children 5 and younger […]