Museum celebrating ‘Smithsonian Museum Day’ with events, hands-on opportunities

The Museum of the Coastal Bend will hold a Museum Day Live event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

The Museum of the Coastal Bend will celebrate “Smithsonian Museum Day” rom 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday with “Museum Day Live.” 

Free tickets for the event can be downloaded at One ticket will allow free admission for two guests.

The Victoria Area Music Association will be at the event from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Guests can make paper-plate tambourines and popsicle-stick harmonicas. Musical performances will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The Museum of the Coastal Bend is on Victoria College’s Main Campus, 2200 E. Red River St. in Victoria. The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays.  Admission is “pay-what-you-want.”

For more information on the Museum of the Coastal Bend and its upcoming events, visit, email or call 361-582-2511.

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