Kids are expensive but going out doesn’t have to be. If you are a member of Bank of American, check out the Museums on Us program for FREE admission to the regions most popular museums.


During the first full weekend of every month Bank of America offers our credit and debit cardholders free general admission to more than 225 cultural institutions in dozens of cities across the United States. The remaining dates for 2020 are October 3 & 4, November 7 & 8 and December 5 & 6.


No Bank of America card? No problem, Use your library card to get discounted tickets!


The Michigan Activity Pass gives families FREE and discounted access to popular destinations throughout Michigan. Check out our guide to venues and offers in metro Detroit and sign up for your mobile pass to start saving now. 

Museums on Us participating locations:


Michigan Science Center
5020 John R St, Detroit, MI 48202 | 313.577.8400
The Michigan Science Center inspires curious minds of all ages to discover, explore and appreciate science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) in a creative, dynamic learning environment. The hands-on museum is great for all ages starting with little ones who can’t do much more than stand.


The Henry Ford Museum
20900 Oakwood Blvd, Dearborn, MI, 48124 | 313.982.6001
Step into a world where past innovations fuel the imagination of generations to come. A vibrant exploration of genius in all its forms, Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation allows you to experience the strides of America’s greatest minds while fully immersing yourself in their stories. Put yourself in the place of the movers and shakers who blazed the trail to where we stand today.


Charles H Wright Museum of African American History 
315 East Warren Ave, Detroit, MI, 48201 | 313.494.5800
The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History opens minds and changes lives through the exploration and celebration of African American history and culture. This 125,000 square foot museum includes “And Still We Rise: Our Journey Through African American History and Culture,” the museum’s 22,000 square foot, interactive core exhibit, which attracts and enthralls thousands of visitors per year. An amazing adventure of history, art and achievement awaits you or your group at The Wright Museum!


Motown Museum

2648 W. Grand Blvd, Detroit, MI, 48208 | 313.875.2264

Dance through the street and in the house of Motown founder Berry Gordy. Hitsville U.S.A. launched the careers of Michael Jackson, Diana Ross, Stevie Wonder and more, and you can see where and how the magic happens.


Arab American National Museum – currently closed to the public

13624 Michigan Ave, Dearborn, MI 48126 | 313.582.1086

The Arab American National Museum (AANM) is the first and only museum in the United States devoted to Arab American history and culture. By bringing the voices and faces of Arab Americans to mainstream audiences, we continue our commitment to dispel misconceptions about Arab Americans and other minorities.


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