Free Admission to Hundreds of Museums Across the United States This Saturday CheapOair Staff September 20, 2011 general Chicago’s Museum of Contemporary Art is one of hundreds participating We all love free stuff. That’s the reason people steal used hotel towels while on vacation. It’s why celebrities rich beyond their wildest dreams can’t wait to tear into their Emmy Awards gift baskets. It’s why we were so excited yesterday to tell you about US National Parks offering free admission this weekend. Simply put, nothing beats free. Well now we’re happy to report even more free events this Saturday! Admission to hundreds of museums across the country participating in Smithsonian Museum Day will be free this Saturday. Visitors wishing to cash in on this deal need to print a Museum Day ticket from the Smithsonian website and present it at a participating institution. The ticket is good for up to two visitors but only one ticket can be used per household. To find participating museums in your area and to claim your free ticket, head over to http://www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday.