Museum Day (Postponed)

This program has been postponed.

The Morris Museum, a Smithsonian Affiliate, is pleased to participate in Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day, which brings together museums, zoos and cultural centers from all 50 states to offer free admission to all
pre-registered ticket holders
. This year, Museum Day will celebrate EARTH OPTIMISM!

To register, please visit

Activities and Exhibitions On View
Saturday, April 4, 2020, 11:00AM – 5:00PM


Film: An Ocean Mystery: The Missing Catch
Is the world running out of fish? Learn more in this film from the Smithsonian Channel. FREE with Museum Admission

Special Installation: Monarch Sanctuary

In celebration of Earth Day (April 22), the Morris Museum presents the installation Monarch Sanctuary—a proposal for a habitable urban structure for migrating monarch butterflies whose wild populations are being wiped out by climate change. The project, originally created by New York City design and architecture firm Terreform ONE for the 2019 Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Triennial: Nature, is sponsored by BASF Corporation.

Morris Museum Astronomy Club
This club will be on hand with activities focusing on earth’s unique place in the universe.  Learn More.




Apr 04 2020


11:00 am - 5:00 pm