Smithsonian Museum Day at Homestead Sept. 17

CLINTON — The C.H. Moore Homestead and DeWitt County Museum will participate in Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day this year. 

“We are delighted to have been once more invited by Smithsonian Magazine to take part and honored to be endorsed by such a prestigious institution,” said Museum Director, Joey Long. “We participated in the Museum Day program for the first time in 2018.  Ticketholders came from as far as Chicago to tour the mansion, farm buildings, and grounds that year.  Since then, our number of Museum Day visitors has continued to increase.”

 According to Smithsonian, “Museum Day is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian Magazine. Participating museums and cultural institutions across the country provide free entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day ticket. The Museum Day ticket provides free admission for two people on Saturday, September 17, 2022.” 

To obtain a free ticket for the C.H. Moore Homestead and DeWitt County Museum or one of hundreds of other museums participating across the country, visit Smithsonian Magazine online and download your ticket.


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