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Organized by the Association of Art Museum Directors, today is the second annual Art Museum Day! The unofficial holiday means deals at art museums all over. In NYC, the American Folk Art Museum, Bronx Museum and Museum of Art & Design are all free. Click through for others.

WNYC writes that this Art Museum Day coincides with International Museum Day, which sees museums all around the world react to a specific theme. This time, it’s “museum and memory.” WNYC also has the full list of free tickets and discounts available in the city, quoted below:

Need to beat the rain today? Head out and snag one of these deals before you have to wait a whole year before the next Art Museum Day.

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