Museum of the West to offer free admission on Mother’s Day

Scottsdale's Museum of the West foyer. (photo by Bill Timmerman)

Scottsdale’s Museum of the West foyer. (photo by Bill Timmerman)

Whether it’s a special experience or a special gift, Scottsdale’s Museum of the West has the answer this Mother’s Day.

The museum is offering free admission to all moms on Sunday, May 8. Plus, the museum store is the perfect place to shop for gifts for moms with western flair.

Create Mother’s Day memories browsing in our museum store or learning about the art, artifacts and stories of the West.

For more information and a complete list of events, visit scottsdalemuseumwest.org/

The museum, which opened in January 2015, features rotating exhibitions of hundreds of Western artworks and historic artifacts. In November, it was named a certified Smithsonian Affiliate museum, making it a recognized partner with the world’s largest museum and research complex.

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