By: CultureOwl
Visual Arts

Museums are a fun way to spend an afternoon, but when admission is FREE, it's even better! South Florida is blessed with many museums. We've compiled a list of museums that offer free admission so you can explore culture even on a tight budget.

HistoryMiami Museum


Bass Museum of Art

2100 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139

Last Sunday of every month, 2-4 pm

Activities include art projects, scavenger hunts and prizes.

Gold Coast Railroad Museum

12450 SW 152nd Street, Miami, FL 33177

First Saturday of every Month

HistoryMiami Museum

101 W Flagler Street, Miami, FL 33130

Second Saturday of every month

Family Fun Day, with special activities for children all day.

Holocaust Memorial of Miami Beach

1933-1945 Meridian Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139

Admission is always free

Institute of Contemporary Art

61 NE 41st Street, Miami, FL 33137

Admission is always free

Guided tours at 2 pm

Jewish Museum of Florida

301 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139

Every Saturday, 10am-5pm

Miami Children’s Museum

980 MacArthur Causeway, Miami, FL 33132

Third Friday of every month, 3-9 pm

Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA)

770 N.E. 125 Street, North Miami, FL 33161

Last Friday of every month, 7-10 pm

with free jazz in the courtyard at 8 pm. Jazz at MOCA is South Florida’s longest running free outdoor jazz concert series

Pérez Art Museum Miami

1103 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132

Second Saturday of every month 

with activities for families from 1-4 pm

First Thursday of every month

The Wolfsonian

1001 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139

Every Friday, 6-9 pm 

Often with films, talks and café drinks specials

Coral Springs Museum of Art


Coral Springs Museum of Art

2855A Coral Springs Drive, Coral Springs, FL 33065 

First Wednesday of every month

NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale

1 E Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

First Thursday of every month

Norton Museum of Art

Palm Beach

Norton Museum of Art

1451 S Olive Ave, West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Every Thursday (FL Residents)

Every Saturday (Palm Beach County Residents)

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