Museum Day is an annual event hosted by Smithsonian Media in which participating museums across the country open their doors for free to anyone presenting a Museum Day ticket. The Museum Day ticket provides free admission to one person, plus a guest. Official tickets can be found on the Museum Day website, http://microsite.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/
Visitors to the Heritage Center presenting a Museum Day ticket will be given free tours of the Heritage Center Museum and guided tours of the historic 1850 Western & Atlantic Railroad Tunnel.
The Heritage Center is located at 215 Clisby Austin Road in Tunnel Hill, just off U.S. 41. Operating hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.