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Museum Day Live!

September 23

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In the tradition of the Smithsonian Institute’s free admission policy, the Long Island Museum, a Smithsonian Affiliate since 2006 offers free admission all day on Saturday, September 23 when you present a Smithsonian Museum Day Live! ticket, available at smithsonianmag.com.  Exhibitions on view include Animal Kingdom:  From Tame to Wild, finalists from the museum’s annual juried art competition featuring works depicting animals by amateur and professional artists; Dog Days:  Portraits of Man’s Best Friend, featuring paintings, drawings and photographs of people and their pooches at work and at play; the Carriage Museum, featuring 10 galleries of horse-drawn vehicles telling the story of transportation before the invention of the automobile; outdoor art featuring the sculpture of artists Gwen Marcus and Fitzhugh Karol, and Hooked@LIM, the crocheted tree project, designed by artist Carol Hummel and created by more than 200 area volunteers.

Venue

The Long Island Museum
1200 Route 25A
Stony Brook, NY NY 11790 United States
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Phone:
(631) 751-0066