Elkhart County Museum Association – FREE Museum Day – November 4

20170420_133706The Elkhart County Museum Association (ECMA) will be sponsoring a Free Museum Day on Saturday November 4 for many of our museums in Elkhart County. This is being done to give our local residents the opportunity to see what cool museums, cultural organizations and environmental centers are located right here in their own backyard. 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 November 4 and signing up for the drawing. 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 November 4, 2017 and their hours of operation for this day are as follows:

That Guys Gourmet Ribs!2Wellfield Botanic Gardens: Elkhart 10 AM-5 PM
Wellfield will also be hosting That Guys Gourmet Ribs throughout the day Come and enjoy the best slowly smoked meats in Elkhart County! To find out what’s going in the smoker on November 4, visit and like That Guys Gourmet Ribs

National New York Central Railroad Museum
721 S. Main St. Elkhart / 574-284-3001 / 10 AM-5 PM

Nappanee Center
302 W. Market St. Nappanee / 9 AM-4 PM

Goshen Historical Society Museum
124 S. Main St. Goshen / 11 AM- 3 PM

Hall of Heroes Super Hero Museum
58005 17th St. Elkhart / 574-522-1187 / 11 AM- 5 PM

Ruthmere Museum
302 East Beardsley Ave Elkhart / 574-264-0330 / 10 AM- 4 PM with Tours on the Hour

Elkhart Environmental Center
1717 E Lusher Ave Elkhart / 10 AM- 2 PM

Elkhart County Historical Museum
304 W. Vistula St. Bristol / 574-848-4322 / 9 AM – 5 PM

Midwest Museum of American Art
429 S Main St. Elkhart / 1- 4 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 great goodies, including memberships, mugs and even Wellfield Honey! (sample photo below)