Posted By Visit Mesa Team
September 01, 2021

Smithsonian Museum Day, 2021!

Saturday, September 18, 2021

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.

This year 16 museums in Arizona are participating. Two of which are in Mesa.

So make sure you sign up for your free ticket today!

Mesa Historical Museum

Preserving Mesa's Past – Discovering Mesa's Future

Current Exhibits:
• Play Ball: The Arizona Spring Training Experience
• Founding Family
• Mesa/Lehi Schools
• Mesa History
• The Art Of Karen Kuykendall
• Diversity Of Mesa



Arizona Commemorative Air Force Museum

Educate. Honor. Inspire.
100 years of U.S. military aviation

The CAF offers over 55,000 square-feet of historic war-time aircraft, exhibits, videos, WWII artifacts, and memorabilia. Enjoy an edu-venture and experience history like never before. *Smithsonian Affiliate Museum

Current Exhibits:
• Pearl Harbor Exhibit
• Cobra attack helicopter on display alongside Huey gunship
• MiG-15 North Korean aircraft
• Medal of Honor recipient James Stockdale memorial
• Flying Tigers
• Doolittle Raiders
• B-24 air gunner at Truk Lagoon – SSgt John Hicks story
• Bombadiers
• B-17 ‘Chowhound’ nose section– extended exhibit loaned from the Mighty Eighth Museum in Georgia



Where will your curiosity lead you this Museum Day?
Let us know @MuseumDay #MuseumDay #VisitMesa

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