WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - If you want to cool off inside a museum, or venture into one while you are out of town on vacation there are free opportunities if you carry certain credit cards and visit certain times of the month. Bank of America offers free admission to 150 participating museums in 94 cities to their cardholders and Merrill Lynch cardholders during the first weekend of each month.
The museums include art, children's museums, and science and history centers.
In West Palm Beach, you can get free admission to the South Florida Science Museum.
The other Florida locations participating include the following:
Bass Museum of Art - Miami Beach
Miami Art Museum
Miami Children's Museum
Miami Science Museum
Museum of Contemporary Art - Miami
Museum of Art - Ft. Lauderdale
IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame & Museum - Dania Beach
Museum of Science and History - Jacksonville
Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville
Golisano Children's Museum of Naples
Orlando Museum of Art
The Mennello Museum of American Art - Orlando
Orange County Regional History Center - Orlando
Orlando Science Center
Florida Holocaust Museum - St. Petersburg
Museum of Fine Arts, St Petersburg
Tampa Museum of Art
The Museum of Discovery and Science in Ft. Lauderdale will resume free admission starting in August.
The offer runs the first weekend of every month throughout the year including this weekend July 6 and 7.