The Elkhart County Museum Association (ECMA) will be sponsoring a Free Museum Day on Saturday April 1 for many of our museums in Elkhart County. This is being done to give our local residents the opportunity to see what cool museums are located right here in their own back yard. The ECMA will also be doing a prize basket drawing consisting of prizes from each participating museum. You can enter the drawing by visiting any of the museums on April 1. You can learn more about our local museums by visiting Elkhart County Museum Association. The following museums will be offering free admission on Elkhart County Museum Day Saturday April 1, 2017 and their hours of operation for this day are as follows:
Wellfield Botanic Gardens: Elkhart 9 AM-7 PM
*Wellfield will also be offering: FREE, 45-Minute guided tours at 12, 2, 4 and 6 p.m.
*Free Kids’ Craft make-n-take activity
*Special discounts on merchandise and Wellfield Membership
ETHOS Science Center: Elkhart 10 AM-2 PM
Elkhart County Historical Museum: Bristol 9 AM-5 PM
Elkhart Environmental Center Visitor Center and Trails: Elkhart 10 AM-2 PM
Goshen Historical Society: Goshen 10 AM-1 PM
The Hall of Heroes Super Hero Museum: Elkhart 11 AM-5 PM
Havilah Beardsley House: Elkhart 10 AM-4 PM
Middlebury Community Historical Museum: Middlebury 10 AM-3 PM
Nappanee Center: Nappanee 9 AM-4 PM
National New York Central Railroad Museum: Elkhart 10 AM-5 PM
Wakarusa Historical Museum: Wakarusa 9 AM-12 PM
And don’t forget, you can SIGN UP FOR A FREE GRAND PRIZE DRAWING when you visit each organization. The more museums you visit, the better chance you have to WIN! A winner will be drawn to receive this GRAND PRIZE basket of amazing goodies, including memberships to several museums, mugs and even Wellfield Honey!