maggiekb at September 26th, 2013 14:16 — #1
kansas at September 26th, 2013 14:48 — #2
But not in Canada? At least not on the Smithsonian map.
miguelitostrike at September 26th, 2013 14:52 — #3
My local museums are the Smithsonians and are always free!
heartfruit at September 26th, 2013 15:13 — #4
Aye, I think what was really meant here was across the United States, oh and one in Panama.
steampunkbanana at September 26th, 2013 15:21 — #5
Come to New York and experience The Smithsonian That Isn't Free then!
kcmpls at September 26th, 2013 15:23 — #6
Just got my tickets to the American Swedish Institute. I've been meaning to go for a long time and this is the perfect opportunity.
chgoliz at September 26th, 2013 15:37 — #7
Berlin does a semi-annual Long Night of the Museums which is fabulous. There are shuttles to take you between venues, lots of value-added activities, and of course the special pleasure of experiencing museums at midnight.
imb at September 26th, 2013 15:40 — #8
westcarleton at September 27th, 2013 06:47 — #9
You would think a blog headed up by a Canadian would realize that North America actually includes Canada.
chickied at September 27th, 2013 09:35 — #10
Just thought I'd pop in here and tell you about a program at my library to purchase season passes for museums. If you call ahead, you can reserve the passes. You then pick them up, but must return them the next day or incur steep fines. I think it's a wonderful idea and as our library tends to be on the leading edge of trends, you might want to check or watch for this at your library.
chgoliz at September 27th, 2013 10:41 — #11
We've got the same program in Chicago; we can also borrow DVDs and video games from the library, but that might be more universal.
edited to add: if you're interested, ChickieD, my avatar is a photo I took a couple of years ago at my dad's in Indiana. Yes, that's a real bluebird! He puts out nesting boxes for them.
chickied at October 1st, 2013 09:16 — #12
He's a nice looking bird!
maggiekb at October 1st, 2013 14:16 — #13
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