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Free Fun Fridays August 30, 2019
Recurring weekly on Friday
Price: Free
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Our Free Fun Fridays offer visitors no-cost admission to many of the most treasured cultural venues in Massachusetts. This program was created to increase access and enrichment opportunities for children and families throughout Massachusetts during the summer months. Every Friday, from the end of June through the end of August, multiple sites are open for free. 

Friday June 28th:

Lyric Stage Company of Boston

Cape Ann Museum

Clark Art Institute

MIT Museum

Nichols House Museum

Norman Rockwell Museum

Plimoth Plantation

The Mount: Edith Wharton's Home

Whenham Museum

Worcester Art Museum 

Friday July 5th:

Amelia Park Children's Museum

Cape Cod Maritime Museum

Children's Museum in Easton

Edward Gorey House

Falmouth Museums on the Green

Jacob's Pillow

Museum of Printing

Pilgrim Hall Museum

The Old Manse, Truestees

The Telephone Museum


Friday July 12th:

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Charles River Watershed Association


Children's Museum of Greater Fall River

Gloucester Stage Company

Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

New England Quilt Museum 

The Hall at Patriot Place

Smith College of Art

Springfield Museums


Friday July 19th:

Boston Children's Museum

Arnold Arboretum

Battleship Cove

Cape Cod Children's Museum

Nantucket Maria Mitchell Association

New England Historical Genealogical Society

Peabody Essex Museum

Sandwhich Slass Muesum  

Spellman Museum of Stamps & Postal History

Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art


Friday July 26th:

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

Edward Kennedy Institute for the U.S. Senate

Cape Cod Muesum of Art

Commonwealth Muesum

Commonwealth Shakespere Company

Fitchburg Art Museum

Historic Deerfield

Larz Anderson Auto Museum

The Gardens at Elm Bank (Mass Hort)

Ventfort Hall Mansion & Gilded Age Museum


Friday August 30th:

Franklin Park Zoo

Boston Symphony Orchestra at Tanglewood

Chatham Shark Center

Children's Museum at Holyoke

Concord Museum

International Volleyball Hall of Fame

Lynn Museum

Museum of Russian Icons

Naumkeag, The Trustees

Old State House


Friday August 9th:

Boston Harbor Islands National and State Park

Davis Museum at Wellesley College

Gore Place

Hancock Shaker Village

JFK Hyannis Museum

Museum of the National Center of Afro-American Artists

New Bedford Whaling Museums

Old Colony History Museum

The Greenway Carousel

Worcester Historical Museum 


Friday August 16th:

John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum

Berkshire Theatre Group

Cahoon Museum of American Art

Discovery Museums

Fruitlands Museum, The Trustees

Fuller Craft Museum 

Harvard Museum of Science & Culture

Paragon Carousel

Provincetown Art Association and Museum

USS Constitution Museum


Friday August 23rd:

Institute of Contemporary Art/ Boston

Berkshire Museum

Boston Athenæum

Buttonwood Park Zoo

Emily Dickinson Museum

Fort Devens Museum

Freedom Trail Foundation  

Heritage Museums & Gardens

Museum of African American History

The Mary Eddy Baker Library & Mapparium


Friday August 30th:

Old Sturbridge Village

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History

Capron Park Zoo


Griffin Museum of Photography

Hull Lifesaving Museum

Mass Audubon's Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary


Museum of the First Corps of Cadets

Osterville Historical Museum




Free Fun Fridays
  • June 28, 2019 to August 30, 2019
  • Recurring weekly on Friday
  • Free