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Museum Passes

Museum passes may be picked up at the library only on the day they are to be used, and must be returned that evening (in the book drop) or by 9:00 the  following morning (Monday morning if applicable). Passes may not be reserved; first come, first served only.

Barnum Museum-Bridgeport, CT; Pass admits two adults and four children free.  Admission includes monthly special programs, lectures, artist in residence programs, and activity programs for children, in addition to regular museum.
Beardsley Zoo-Bridgeport, CT; Pass will admit six patrons for $5 each.  One family per day.
Children’s Museum of Southeastern CT-Niantic, CT; Pass grants $3.50 off regular admission price and is for a family of four.
Connecticut’s Old State House-Hartford, CT; Good for free admission for up to two adults and two children.
Connecticut Science Center-Hartford, CT; Grants 20% off up to 4 admissions.
**NEW!!**Discovery Museum & Planetarium – Bridgeport, CT; Pass grants free admission for up to four children with purchase of one adult admission.
Eric Sloane Museum & Kent Iron Furnace – Kent, CT; Free admission for two adults and two youths (6-17 years); part of the Four Connecticut Museums pass.
Florence Griswold Museum – Old Lyme, CT; Pass admits two adults and two children into the Museum.
Henry Whitfield State Museum – Guilford, CT; Free admission for two adults and two youths (6-17 years); part of the Four Connecticut Museums pass.
The Maritime Aquarium-Norwalk, CT; $2 off a combination aquarium and IMAX admission for up to six people.
Mashantucket Pequot Museum-Mashantucket, CT; Pass grants $5 off the regular admission for two adults and two children(or one adult and three children) to the permanent exhibits.
Mystic Marine Life Aquarium-Mystic, CT- Save $5.00 off admission for up to four people.
New Britain Museum of American Art – New Britain, CT – Pass admits up to four people free.
New Haven Museum – New Haven, CT – Admits up to four people free.
Old New-Gate Prison & Copper Mine – East Granby, CT; Free admission for two adults and two youths (6-17 years); part of the Four Connecticut Museums pass.
Peabody Museum-New Haven, CT; Pass gives $6 off on up to four admissions. Please note that the museum is open for free on Thursdays from 2-5pm.  Passes not valid in February.
Prudence Crandall Museum – Canterbury, CT; Free admission for two adults and two youths (6-17 years); part of the Four Connecticut Museums pass.
Shore Line Trolley Museum – East Haven, CT;  Admits up to 6 individuals at half price.  Regular admission is Adults $10.00, Seniors $8.00 and Children $6.00.
Stepping Stones Museum for Children – Norwalk, CT. Pass entitles holder to one free admission with each purchase of one admission at regular price. Maximum 3 free admissions per pass, per day. Regular admission price is $15.00.
State Parks and Forests Day Pass-Waives vehicle entrance fees at state parks for one vehicle only. Free admission for 2 adults and 4 children at Dinosaur, Fort Trumbull and Gillette Castle State Parks.
Wadsworth Atheneum-Hartford, CT; Admits two adults and two children(through age 17) free.