Soak in Boston's culture (for free) at one of these local museums:
1."The Boston University Art Gallery, which presents four to five exhibitions annually and often incorporates local talent, is free daily. Located at 855 Commonwealth Ave., Boston. Open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturdays and Sundays, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m."
2. "The Art Complex Museum is free daily and houses the art collection of the Carl A. Weyerhaeuser family. The museum offers exhibitions, lectures, concerts, classes, demonstrations, and more. It’s located at 189 Alden St., Duxbury. Open Wednesday through Sunday, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m."
3. "The Institute of Contemporary Art is free Thursdays from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. (a $15 savings). Families who participate in Play Dates the last Saturday of the month are also free (except in December). 100 Northern Ave., Boston."