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Museum Passes

The museum passes program is generously funded by
the Friends of Berlin-Peck Memorial Library.

Our museum passes offer either a free or reduced price admission.  Prices and hours are subject to change without notice.  Please call the individual locations for up-to-date information.

 

YOU MAY NOW RESERVE PASSES FROM YOUR HOME COMPUTER!

 

MUSEUM PASS BORROWING GUIDELINES

  • You must have an unblocked, current  Connecticut adult library card
  • Reserve the pass for the day you wish to go to the museum
  • Pass may be picked up after 1 p.m. the day before the visit date
  • Pass must be returned by noon the day after the visit date
  • One reservation per family per month
  • Because other customers may be waiting to use your pass, a $10.00 per day fine will be charged for late returns
  • Reservations are allowed up to 60 days in advance
  • The library is closed Sundays, so passes for that day need to be picked up on Saturday before 4 pm
  • Passes may be returned in the book drop in their proper pouch

TO MAKE YOUR VISIT MORE ENJOYABLE:

  • Check museum websites for museum hours, exhibits, parking fees, directions, etc.
  • If you are unable to use the pass, please cancel your reservation

 

PARTICIPATING MUSEUMS

acwmAmerican Clock & Watch Museum
www.clockandwatchmuseum.org
100 Maple Street, Bristol, CT06010
860-583-6070
Hours:  every day 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
April 1–November 30
Pass admits 2 adults and 3 children

Closed for Winter

 

beardsleyBeardsley Zoo
www.beardsleyzoo.org
1875 Noble Ave., Bridgeport, CT  06610
203-394-6565
Hours:  every day 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Closed: Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day.
Pass admits 2 adults & 4 children.

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newchildrensThe Children’s Museum & Roaring Brook 
www.thechildrensmuseumct.org
950 Trout Brook Dr, West Hartford, CT06119
860-231-2824, Call for hours.
Daily planetarium/laser shows (fee required).
Roaring Brook
is located: 70 Gracey Rd., Canton, CT06019
860-693-0263, Call for hours
Pass admits one free with every paid admission.

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nochildCT State Parks and Forests
www.NoChildLeftInside.org
This pass is for use at state parks and forests where there is an established parking charge or a per person admission fee.
Look for A Shared Landscape: A Guide & History of Connecticut’s State Parks and Forests (917.4604 Leary) to complement this pass.

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conntrolleyConnecticut Trolley Museum
www.ct-trolley.org
58 North Rd., East Windsor, CT 06088
860-627-6540
Closed Tuesdays, Call for hours.
Pass admits 2 adults and 4 children
Additional fees may apply to special programs.

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ericcarleEric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
www.picturebookart.org
125 West Bay Rd., Amherst, MA 01002
413- 658-1100
Hours: Tuesday-Friday 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Saturday 10-5; Sunday 12-5
Closed: Mondays (except July and August), and some holidays.
Pass admits 2 adults and 4 children.

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florenceFlorence Griswold Museum
www.FlorenceGriswoldMuseum.org
Home of American Impressionism.
96 Lyme St., Old Lyme, CT 06371
860-434-5542
Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10-5; Sunday 1–5
Pass admits 2 adults and 2 children under 12
NOTE: October 3–November 2, 2014 a $5.00 event fee per person over 12 (even with pass).

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hillsteadHill-Stead Museum
www.hillstead.org
35 Mountain Rd., Farmington, CT06032
860- 677-4787
Hours: Tuesday–Sunday 10–4
Closed major holidays & Mondays.
House is shown by guided tour only.
Pass admits 1 adults, 2 children.

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imagineImagine NationMuseum
www.imaginenation.org
One Pleasant St., Bristol, CT 06010
860- 314-1400
Hours: Wednesday-Friday  9:30-5 (open until 8 on first Friday of every month); Sat. 11-5; Sun. 12 – 5.
Pass admits up to 6 people at 1/2 price per person.

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lutz1Lutz Children’s Museum
www.lutzmuseum.org
247 So. Main St., Manchester, CT06040
860- 643-0949
Hours: Tuesday­­–Friday 9–5; Saturday–Sunday 12–5
Pass admits 2 adults; children are free

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maritimeThe Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk
www.MaritimeAquarium.org
10 N. Water St., Norwalk, CT
203-852-0700
Hours: 10 -5; During the months of July and August they are open until 6 p.m.
Closed: Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.
Pass offers. $2 off per person (up to 6) for the aquarium and IMAX theater combination ticket.

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twain1Mark Twain House
www.marktwainhouse.org
351 Farmington Ave., Hartford, CT06105
860-280-3112
Hours: Monday-Saturday 9:30 – 5:30; Sunday 12 – 5:30.  Closed: Tuesdays from January to March, New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, July 4th, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas.
Admission is by tour only. Pass admits one adult OR two children with purchase of one adult pass.

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mysticMystic Aquarium
www.mysticaquarium.org
55 Coogan Blvd., Mystic, CT 06355
860-572-5955  Call for hours.
Pass allows $5 off admission for up to 4 people

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seaportMystic Seaport
www.mysticseaport.org
75 Greenmanville Ave., Mystic, CT 06355
860-572-0711  Call for hours
December 2-22, 2013:  Open Thursday-Sunday
December 23-25, 2013: Closed to visitors
December 26-January 1, 2014: Open daily
January 2-February 14, 2014:  Closed to visitors
February 15-23, 2014: Open daily
February 24-March 28, 2014: Open Thurs-Sun
March 29-October 26, 2014: Open daily
Pass allows a 50% discount admission rate for
2 adults and 3 children (age 17 & under).

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 bg_logoNew Britain Museum of American Art
www.nbmaa.org
56 Lexington St., New Britain, CT06052
860- 229-0257
Hours: Monday-Wednesday, Friday 11-5; Thursday 11-8; Saturday 10 -5; Sunday 12-5
Gallery talks every Wednesday at 6:00 p.m.
Pass admits any 4 people* One adult must accompany children under age 16.  Additional fees may apply to special programs.

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nbyouthNew Britain Youth Museum at Hungerford Park
www.newbritainyouthmuseum.org
191 Farmington Ave., Kensington, CT 06037
860-827-9064
Call for hours.
Pass admits: free admission for 4 adults or any combination of persons equal to 4 adults.

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neairNew England Air Museum
www.neam.org
36 Perimeter Rd., Bradley International Airport, Windsor Locks, CT 06096
860-623-3305
Hours: Daily 10-5.
Pass admits: 2 adults or seniors @ $6 each and 2 children (ages 4-11) free.  Ages 3 & under free.

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oldstateOld State House
www.ctoldstatehouse.org
800 Main St., Hartford, CT 0610
860-522-6766
Hours: Mon-Fri  10-5
Closed Mondays during the summer and most state holidays.
Pass admits 2 adults and 2 children.

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yalePeabody Museum of Natural History
www.peabody.yale.edu
Yale University, 170 Whitney Ave., New Haven, CT 06520
203- 432-5050
Monday-Saturday 10-5; Sun 12-5; closed major holidays.
Pass allows $5 off for up to four admissions.
One adult must accompany children under 16.
Pass not valid in Feb.  Free admission Th 2–5

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williamsRoger Williams Park Zoo
www.rogerwilliamsparkzoo.org
1000 Elmwood Ave., Providence, RI  02907
401- 785-3510
Hours: Call for hours.
Valid March 1-December 31
Pass allows a $3.00 discount admission rate for any combination of up to four adults, seniors, and/or children.

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timexpoTimexpo: The Timex Museum
www.timexpo.com
175 Union St. (Brass Mills Commons), Waterbury, CT06706
203-755-8463
Hours: Tuesday–Saturday 10-5; closed major holidays
Pass admits 2 adults and 2 children.
Not valid during museum events.

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wadsworthWadsworth Atheneum
http://www.thewadsworth.org/
600 Main St., Hartford, CT 06103
860-278-2670
Hours: Wednesday–Friday 11–5; Saturday-Sunday 10 – 5.
Open until 8 on the first Thursday of each month.
Closed July 4, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years Day
Pass admits two adults and two children (through age 17). Additional fees may apply during special events.

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