The San Diego Museum Council will once again present Kids Free in October from Oct. 1 through 30. The program, going into its eighth year, provides free admission for kids 12 and under at more than 40 art, cultural, and science museums and historical sites in San Diego County. Some of the exciting exhibits and activities this year include Fleet Science Center’s “Don’t Try This at Home” live science shows, The Birch Aquarium’s special Cephalopod Celebration, Living Coast Discover Center’s shark and ray feeding, and The NAT’s Fossil Mysteries, among many more.

One coupon is good for up to two free child admissions with one full-price paid adult admission. Coupons are available to pick up at any Mission Federal Credit Union branch in San Diego County starting on Sept. 27, or download at