There are four Fridays left to take advantage of free museums and attractions in the state of Massachusetts as part of the Free Fun Fridays program. Coming up, are some local favorites that should definitely be highlighted, like the BP Zoo, Plimoth Plantation, the Whaling Museum and more!

You can check out the full schedule and information for each location week by week by visiting Some of the organizations are participating by offering free admission. Others are scheduling special programs for their Free Fun Friday. Be sure to check out the web sites for what to expect at each location you are thinking of visiting.

Here's a snapshot of what to expect each week:

August 8:

  1. Boston Harbor Islands National Park
  2. The Greenway Carousel
  3. Clark Art Institute
  4. Wenham Museum
  5. USS Constitution
  6. Children's Museum At Holyoke
  7. Volleyball Hall of Fame
  8. Fuller Craft Museum

August 15:

  1. Institute of Contemporary Art Boston
  2. Plimoth Plantation
  3. Garden IOn The Woods
  4. Museum of Russian Icons
  5. Fitchburg Art Museum
  6. Regal Music Theatre
  7. Historic Deerfield

 August 22:

  1. Boston Children's Museum
  2. Museum of African American History
  3. New Bedford Whaling Museum
  4. Old Manse Trustees of Reservations
  5. Berkshire Museum
  6. Emily Dickinson Museum

August 29:

  1. Buttonwood Park Zoo
  2. Ecotarium
  3. Cape Cod Museum of Natural History
  4. Norman Rockwell Museum
  5. The Mount: Edith Wharton's Home
  6. Griffin Photography Museum
Personal picks: Take advantage of Plimoth Plantation, The Buttonwood Park Zoo, The Whaling Museum and The Boston Children's Museum.