Free Museums and Attractions

Ancient & Honorable Artillery Company - Military Museum

Boston Public Library

Commonwealth Museum

Edward M Kennedy Institute
Children under 6 years
Active duty military personnel and their families

First Church of Christ, Scientist

Harvard Museum of Natural History
Massachusetts residents every Sunday morning (year-round) from 9:00 am to Noon; Wednesdays from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm (September through May)
Active duty military and their families

Harvard Art Museums
Under 18 years
Cambridge residents
Massachusetts residents, Saturdays from 10:00 am to Noon

Institute of Contemporary Art
Youth 17 and under
Active duty military personnel and their families (Memorial Day through Labor Day)  
Free admission for all on Thursdays from 5:00 to 9:00 pm

Isabella Stewart Gardner
Visitors under 18
All named “Isabella”
On your birthday
Active duty military personnel and their families

JFK Presidential Library and Museum
Children 12 and under

Museum of Fine Arts
Ages 7–17, weekdays after 3 pm and weekends
Wednesdays after 4:00 pm
Free, Fall Open House: Monday, October 9, 2017
Additional Free Day: Monday, October 21, 2017

MIT Museum
Children under age 5
Free admission for all on the last Sunday of each month (September through June)

Mary Baker Eddy Library
Children 5 years and under

Museum of African American History
Children 12 and under

Old State House
Youth (ages 6 – 18)
Active Military and Veterans

Plimoth Plantation
Children under 5

USS Constitution (the Ship)
Requires a photo I.D. for those 18 or older.

Waterworks Museum