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Museum hours: Mon-Sat: 10a.m. - 5p.m. | Sun: noon - 5p.m.

Smithsonian Museum Day Live!

September 22, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Admission is free with your Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day ticket, plus join us for free family activities from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Celebrate National Honey Month at the History Center. View never-before-seen artifacts from our collection, learn the history of our citrus industry and its reliance on pollinators like bees and butterflies, “meet” the legendary citrus grower Dr. Phillips, and enjoy honey tasting from local farms.

Download a ticket for you and one guest here.