Free Gallery Admission for Art Museum Day

Posted: May 16, 2013
Source: Phil Meade
Job Title: Marketing and Public Relations Coordinator


Art Museum Day

On May 18, the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts will have free gallery admission in celebration of International Art Museum Day. We will also be offering a free public tour of our galleries at noon.

Every year, since 1977 International Art Museum Day is organized worldwide around May 18. This day is an occasion to raise awareness on how important museums are in the development of society. It also provides opportunities for audiences to participate in wide-ranging programs offered by member museums and their community partners. From America to Oceania including Africa, Europe and Asia, this international event has confirmed its popularity. These recent years, International Museum Day has been experiencing its highest involution with almost 30,000 museums that organized activities in more than 120 countries.