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Free admission to 14 Long Island museums

Smithsonian magazine's Museum Day Live takes place on

Smithsonian magazine's Museum Day Live takes place on Saturday, Sept. 23, with free admission to 14 Long Island museums, including Heckscher Museum of Art. Credit: Barbara Alper

If there are museums your family hasn't ventured to on Long Island, Saturday is the day to do it.

For one day only, in honor of Museum Day Live hosted by Smithsonian Magazine, 14 museums in Nassau and Suffolk counties are offering free general admission for one person, plus a guest this Saturday.

Tickets must be ordered at, and it's one ticket per household, for two people. The ticket will be emailed to you and is good for only one of the participating museums, excluding parking, special events and exhibits.

Here are the participating museums on Long Island:

Holocaust Memorial & Tolerance Center (100 Crescent Beach Rd., Glen Cove)

North Shore Historical Museum (140 Glen St., Glen Cove)

Hofstra University Museum (112 Hempstead Tpke., Hempstead)

Hicksville Gregory Museum (1 Heitz Place, Hicksville)

Heckscher Museum of Art (2 Prime Ave., Huntington)

Walt Whitman Birthplace State Historic Site and Interpretive Center (246 Old Walt Whitman Rd., Huntington Station)

William Miller House (75 N. Country Rd., Miller Place)

Oyster Bay Historical Society (20 Summit St., Oyster Bay)

Coe Hall (1395 Planting Fields Rd., Oyster Bay)

Polish American Museum (16 Belleview Ave., Port Washington)

Nassau County Museum of Art (1 Museum Dr., Roslyn Harbor)

Long Island Museum of American Art, History and Carriages (1200 Rte. 25A, Stony Brook)

Paul W. Zuccaire Gallery (Staller Center For Arts, Stony Brook)

Sagtikos Manor (Montauk Highway, West Bay Shore)

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