FREE DAYS AT MMNH ANNOUNCED

Get ready to have some fun! A new schedule of free days at the Midwest Museum of Natural History will begin this July. Free days are important to the Museum. “It’s important for us to be available and accessible to visitors regardless of economic constraints. The goal of our free days is to offer our services to a wide and diverse audience. We invite everyone to come see what the Museum has to offer,” stated Executive Director, Cindy Khatri. The schedule will offer free general admission to all Illinois residents. Guests can explore the main gallery and permanent exhibits, observe live animals, play in the Discovery Den, and check out temporary exhibits with free general admission.

This year’s free days will be held:

  • The first Wednesday and Thursday of every month
  • January 4, 5, 16, 18
  • February 1, 2, 7-10, 20
  • March 1, 2, 27
  • April 5, 6
  • May 3, 4, 24
  • June 1, 7, 13      
  • July 5, 6, 11
  • August 2, 3, 8, 30
  • September 5-8, 12-15
  • October 4, 5, 10-13
  • November 1, 2, 14-17
  • December 1, 6, 7