Santa Ynez Valley Museum Week runs from Saturday, March 3 through Saturday, March 10, 2012.
Kicking off the week will be the fifth annual "FREE Museum Day" to be held on Saturday, March 3 featuring the following seven museums with FREE admission for all ages: Buellton Historical Society History Room, Los Alamos Valley Historical Display & Depot, Wildling Art Museum, Santa Ynez Valley Historical Museum & Carriage House, Elverhoj Museum of History & Art, Hans Christian Andersen Museum, and the Old Mission Santa Ines Museum.
Executive Director Kady Fleckenstein remarked, "We are excited to extend Museum Day to a full week of fun for the whole family. Come explore the history and art of several different cultures all in one valley."
Santa Ynez Valley Museum Week highlights museum-related events, special deals for visitors and a printable map of Santa Ynez Valley museums courtesy of the Santa Ynez Valley Hotel Association.
Stay at the beautiful Santa Ynez Inn, and enjoy fine dining at Firestone Walker Brewery and Restaurant.
PUBLIC INFO: 805-686-0053 or 1-800-742-2843; www.VisitTheSantaYnezValley.com