Events in South Florida | Free Museum Entrance
Did you know that Bank of America and Merrill Lynch offer a great “gift” to their patrons each and every first Sunday of the month? These two companies offer a FREE pass for entrance to nationwide museums. Here in Florida, the event in Florida is called The “Museums on Us” .
All that is required is a credit or debit card issued by either Bank of America or Merrill Lynch. You will also require a picture identification card. Present these two items to the museums and monthly get transported to fine art, history and wonderment.
Here is a list of participating organizations:
The Fort Lauderdale Museum of Discovery and Science
401 SW 2nd Street
Contact them at 954.467.6637
NSU Art Museum in Fort Lauderdale
1 East Las Olas Blvd
Their telephone number is 954.525.5500
In Miami the following select museums are participating in this program:
The Coral Gables Museum
285 Aragon Avenue
Ring them at 305.603.8067
The History Miami Museum
101 West Flagler Street
Miami Children’s Museum
980 MacArthur Causeway
Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA)
770 NE 125th Street
Contact the museum at 305.373.5437
Perez Art Museum
1103 Biscayne Blvd
Further north to us the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium also participate in this free offerings.
Grab a drink and nibble at the following eateries located in the Museums. Located within the museum in Fort Lauderdale is a marvelous gift shop and cafe, Books and Books. The Subway eatery is located in the Museum of Discovery and Science. Drinks and offerings are available The Museum of Contemporary Art, MOCA Lemonade Cafe.
Also, most of the museums offer a specialized gift shop… great place to purchase mentions of your day out.