Thousands of museums offering free admission Saturday

Looking for something to do this weekend?

Thousands of museums around the country will be offering free admission on Saturday. It's all a part of Museum Day Live!, an event sponsored by Smithsonian magazine.

Tickets must be reserved online before going to the museum. The ticket provides free admission for one person plus a guest. Tickets are only good for basic admission only. Special exhibits, IMAX films, special events and parking are not included.

Some of the Arkansas museums participating include:

Historic Arkansas Museum in Little Rock

Old Independence Regional Museum in Batesville

Wings of Honor Museum in Walnut Ridge

Cotton Belt Rail Historical Society, Inc./ Arkansas Railroad Museum in Pine Bluff

Mid-America Science Museum in Hot Springs

Fort Smith Regional Art Museum in Fort Smith

Arkansas Air and Military Museum in Fayetteville

Click here to order tickets and for a complete list of participating museums.