Museum Passes

Reserve a library pass by phone or in person, then pick it up at the library when it's ready.

The Children’s Museum
950 Trout Brook Drive, West Hartford, CT 06119
www.TheChildrensMuseumCT.org
860-231-2824

Roaring Brook Nature Center

70 Gracey Road, Canton, CT 06019

roaringbrook.org
860-693-0263

Currently Closed:  moving to new location

Connecticut's Old State House
800 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06103
www.cga.ct.gov/osh/
860-522-6766

Tuesday -Wednesday; Friday -Saturday noon to 5 p.m.

Thursday noon-8 p.m.

  • Free admission up to 2 adults and 2 children.

  • The Old State House will validate parking tickets from the South Street Parking Garage. The cost after validating is $5. The ticket will be stamped once admission is paid at the museum and is good all day.

Connecticut Science Center
250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT 06103
www.ctsciencecenter.org
860-science

  • One-time use coupon.

  • 20% off admission for up to 4 people. 

  • Open Wenesday-Sunday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

  • A timed ticket must be purchased prior to arrival.

Discount is not available at this time!

CT State Parks and Forests 

Connecticut Trolley Museum
58 North Road
East Windsor, CT 06088
www.ct-trolley.org/
860-627-6540

  • Free admission for 2 adults and 2 children.

  • Must purchase timed tickets online under library membership at ct-trolley.org.  Arrive 15 minutes before your time.

  • Open until October 30/  Reopens November 25 for select evenings

The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
125 West Bay Road
Amherst, MA 01002
https://www.carlemuseum.org/
413-559-6300

  • Free admission for 2 adults and 4 children.

  • Open Wednesday-Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.,

  • Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday noon-5 p.m.

  • Closed Monday- Wednesday.

  • Face masks are required for ages 5 and up.  Suggested ages 2-4.

Forest Park Zoo

302 Summer Avenue
Springfield, MA  
413-733-2251  ONE DAY checkout

  • Please bring ID and pass

  • The parking is available through the City of Springfield, so the pass does not apply.  Fee is $5.

Mystic Aquarium
55 Coogan Blvd
Mystic, CT
www.mysticaquarium.org
860-572-5955

  • $4 off per person, up to four people.

  • General admission only.

Passes not allowed.

Lutz Children’s Museum
247 South Main Street
Manchester, CT 06040
www.lutzmuseum.org
860-643-0949

Tues – Fri  9:00-noon  or 1:00-4:00 p.m.

Sat, Sun 12:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Masks for everyone age 2 and up

Timed Tickets.  Go to website.  Reservations are required.

Masks are required.

  • Half price for up to 6 people.

  • Closed Mondays.  

Wadsworth Atheneum
600 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06103
www.thewadsworth.org
860-278-2670

Thursday -Sunday  noon-5 p.m.

Reservations suggested.

Masks are required for tours and gallery tours.

  • Free admission for 2 adults and 2 youth (17 and younger). 

  • Buy one get one film admission free.

  • Does not apply to Art After Dark or group tours.

  • The $3 surcharge for the Festival of Trees and Fine Arts & Flowers still applies.

New England Air Museum
36 Perimeter Road
Windsor Locks, CT 06096

Tuesday-Sunday 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
www.neam.org
860-623-3305

  • Up to five visitors 50% off.  Children under 3 are free.

  • The pass does not apply to special events.

  • Hours are 9 a.m- 4 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday.