More than 1,500 museum nationwide, including six in Wichita, Hutchinson and Lindsborg, will participate in the Smithsonian magazine’s Museum Day on Saturday.

More than 1,500 museum nationwide, including six in Wichita, Hutchinson and Lindsborg, will participate in the Smithsonian magazine’s Museum Day on Saturday.
These museums include Botanica, The Wichita Gardens; the Ulrich Museum of Art; the Wichita Art Museum; the Lake Afton Public Observatory; the Kansas Cosmosphere & Space Center; and the Birger Sandzén Memorial Gallery.
Museum-goers can head to Smithsonianmag.com/museumdaylive to download a free ticket, which grants free admission to the ticket holder plus a guest to participating museums.
The event celebrates knowledge and fun through the nation’s wide array of museums and cultural institutions.