Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Free Admission to the Brandywine River Museum



Friday May 18th
and  Free Gallery Tour at 11am


 Brandywine River Museum will offer free admission on Friday, May 18, as part of the Association of Art Museum Directors' (AAMD) International Art Museum Day. In addition to free admission, the Museum will offer gallery tours at 11 a.m.

In recognition of the important role museums play in their communities, Brandywine River Museum will encourage visitors to share their museum experiences during Art Museum Day on a special printed form available at the museum admissions desk and via social media with the hashtag #ArtMuseumDay in a collective public response.  



A list of participating AAMD member art museums will be available on the AAMD website (http://www.aamd.org/newsroom/).  While AAMD's Art Museum Day and ICOM's International Museum Day is formally held each year on May 18, some institutions shift their celebrations to adjacent dates. 
Brandywine River Museum, located on U.S. Route 1 in Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, is open daily (except Christmas Day) from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Admission is $12 for adults; $6 for students, and children ages 6-12; free for children under six and Brandywine Conservancy members. Museum admission is free on Sunday mornings (except May 27 during the Annual Antiques Show and during A Brandywine Christmas) from 9:30 a.m. to noon.




For more information: http://www.aamd.org/newsroom






Location: Brandywine River Museum, located on U.S. Route 1 in Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania

This event is appropriate for: the whole family

Cost: free

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