Free admission today at MFA, Gardner Museum, other Fenway spots

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See the statue of King Menkaure in the Egyptian wing of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, for free today.
Credit: Nicolaus Czarnecki/Metro

Looking for something to do for the Columbus Day holiday? The Fenway Alliance has your schedule pretty much set.

Today is the 12th annual Opening Our Doors event put on by the Fenway Alliance, featuring open houses and free admission to some of the city’s best museums and cultural spots.

The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston is offering free admission for all between 10 a.m. and 4:45 p.m. today. Also offering free admission today is the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, the Massachusetts Historical Society and the Huntington Theatre Company.

There will also be a day of events and performances on the Christian Science Plaza located off Massachusetts Avenue.

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