Love going to museums but don’t love the admission price? Well between the Seattle Public Library Museum Pass program and our local museums programs, you can actually visit for free. Whether you want to see art or learn about local culture, here’s when you can visit Seattle museums for free.

Here’s which museums offer free admission on the first Thursday of each month:

  • Seattle Art Museum (tickets available online or onsite)
  • National Nordic Museum (must be reserved in online and you need to check in at the museum)
  • Museum of Flight (Free from 5 PM-9 PM)
  • Museum of History and Industry
  • Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture
  • Henry Art Gallery (Also free every Sunday)

Be sure to follow reservation guidelines in order to avoid disappointment.

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Here’s which museums offer free admission on the last Friday of each month:

  • Seattle Asian Art Museum

And finally, here’s which museums and cultural institutions are always free to attend:

  • Frye Art Museum
  • Klondike Gold Rush Museum
  • Olympic Sculpture Park
  • The Duwamish Longhouse and Cultural Center
  • Center for Wooden Boats

So what are you waiting for? Visit Seattle museums for free!