The Gruber Wagon Works and the C. Howard Hiester Canal Center will open their doors free of charge along with over 1,400 other participating venues for the 14th Annual Museum Day!

Hosted by Smithsonian magazine, this one day event allows people all across the country to learn more about their favorite participating museums, free of charge. The Museum Day! Ticket will be available to download beginning in August at Smithsonian.com/museumday.

Visitors who present the ticket will gain FREE entrance for two people, for one day only. One ticket is permitted per household, per e-mail address. Tours of the Gruber Wagon Works are hourly at 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm. The C. Howard Hiester Canal Center will be open 10am-4pm.

 This program is presented by the Berks County Parks and Recreation Department.  For more information, call 610-374-8839, visit www.countyofberks.com/parks or find us on Facebook and Instagram under Berks County Parks and Recreation. The Berks County Heritage Center is located at 1102 Red Bridge Road, Reading.