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American Precision Museum: Free Admission on Museum Day

Saturday, September 21, 2019
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
American Precision Museum
196 Main St
Windsor, VT

 

The American Precision Museum will open its doors free of charge to all Museum Day ticket holders on Saturday, September 21 as part of Smithsonian Magazine’s 15th annual Museum Day, in which participating museums emulate the free admission policy at the Smithsonian Institution’s Washington D.C.-based museums. The founder of The American Precision Museum, Ed Battison, was curator of mechanical engineering at the Smithsonian.

This year, Museum Day celebrates the Smithsonian Year of Music, celebrating the Smithsonian’s vast musical collections and resources. The American Precision Museum will be making musical instruments using 3D-printers. Visitors can also bring and play their own small instruments.

Museum Day tickets are available for download at Smithsonian.com/museumday

Visitors who present a Museum Day ticket will gain free entrance for two on September 21. One ticket is permitted per email address. A list of participating museums can be found at Smithsonian.com/museumday

The American Precision Museum is located in the 1846 Robbins & Lawrence Armory, a National Historic Landmark, and traces the beginnings of manufacturing to modern technology through exhibits and interactive programs. Open daily from Memorial Day Weekend through October 31, from 10 AM to 5 PM. The museum is also a Blue Star Museum, offering free admission to active duty military and their families.



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American Precision Museum: Free Admission on Museum Day

Saturday, September 21, 2019
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
American Precision Museum
196 Main St
Windsor, VT

 

The American Precision Museum will open its doors free of charge to all Museum Day ticket holders on Saturday, September 21 as part of Smithsonian Magazine’s 15th annual Museum Day, in which participating museums emulate the free admission policy at the Smithsonian Institution’s Washington D.C.-based museums. The founder of The American Precision Museum, Ed Battison, was curator of mechanical engineering at the Smithsonian.

This year, Museum Day celebrates the Smithsonian Year of Music, celebrating the Smithsonian’s vast musical collections and resources. The American Precision Museum will be making musical instruments using 3D-printers. Visitors can also bring and play their own small instruments.

Museum Day tickets are available for download at Smithsonian.com/museumday

Visitors who present a Museum Day ticket will gain free entrance for two on September 21. One ticket is permitted per email address. A list of participating museums can be found at Smithsonian.com/museumday

The American Precision Museum is located in the 1846 Robbins & Lawrence Armory, a National Historic Landmark, and traces the beginnings of manufacturing to modern technology through exhibits and interactive programs. Open daily from Memorial Day Weekend through October 31, from 10 AM to 5 PM. The museum is also a Blue Star Museum, offering free admission to active duty military and their families.



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Mid-River Bulletin Board
A timely event and information service for and by the communities in and around the Mid-Connecticut River Valley of Vermont and New Hampshire

American Precision Museum: Free Admission on Museum Day

Saturday, September 21, 2019
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
American Precision Museum
196 Main St
Windsor, VT

 

The American Precision Museum will open its doors free of charge to all Museum Day ticket holders on Saturday, September 21 as part of Smithsonian Magazine’s 15th annual Museum Day, in which participating museums emulate the free admission policy at the Smithsonian Institution’s Washington D.C.-based museums. The founder of The American Precision Museum, Ed Battison, was curator of mechanical engineering at the Smithsonian.

This year, Museum Day celebrates the Smithsonian Year of Music, celebrating the Smithsonian’s vast musical collections and resources. The American Precision Museum will be making musical instruments using 3D-printers. Visitors can also bring and play their own small instruments.

Museum Day tickets are available for download at Smithsonian.com/museumday

Visitors who present a Museum Day ticket will gain free entrance for two on September 21. One ticket is permitted per email address. A list of participating museums can be found at Smithsonian.com/museumday

The American Precision Museum is located in the 1846 Robbins & Lawrence Armory, a National Historic Landmark, and traces the beginnings of manufacturing to modern technology through exhibits and interactive programs. Open daily from Memorial Day Weekend through October 31, from 10 AM to 5 PM. The museum is also a Blue Star Museum, offering free admission to active duty military and their families.



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