Family Passes

 

PASSES TO CONNECTICUT ATTRACTIONS
Provided by Friends of Beacon Falls Library

Present your library card at our circulation desk to borrow any pass. The following passes to Connecticut attractions circulate free of charge for three-day loan periods.  Passes may also be reserved by calling the library at (203) 729-1441.

OFFERING FREE ADMISSION:

AMERICAN CLOCK AND WATCH MUSEUM – Admits up to 5: 2 adults / 3 children. Note: Open weekends in December. Closed January - March.

BARNES MUSEUM (Southington) - Admits up to 6 (2 adults / 4 children)

CONNECTICUT'S BEARDSLEY ZOO (Bridgeport) - Admits up to 6: (2 adults / 4 children).

CONNECTICUT'S OLD STATE HOUSE (Hartford) - Admits up to 4: (2 adults / 2 children)

DISCOVERY MUSEUM  (Bridgeport) - Admits up to 6: (2 adults / 4 children).

STATE PARKS & FORESTS DAY PASS 2014 - Promotes DEEP’s No Child Left Inside program. Waives parking fees for vehicles (<12 passenger) at all state parks/forests & admission fees (2 adults / 4 children limit) to Gillette Castle, Dinosaur State Park and Fort Trumbull. Expires 12/31/14 (2 passes)

NEW BRITAIN MUSEUM of AMERICAN ART (New Britain) - Admits 4 people

NEW HAVEN MUSEUM (New Haven) - Admits 4 people

STAMFORD MUSEUM & NATURE CENTER (Stamford) - Admits 2 adults and accompanying children

WADSWORTH ATHENEUM - General admission for up to 4: (2 adults / 2 children through age 17). Some restrictions apply.

 

OFFERING DISCOUNTED ADMISSION:

CHILDREN’S MUSEUM (West Hartford) - Buy one/Get one free admission for up to 4.

CONNECTICUT SCIENCE CENTER (Hartford)- Non-returnable coupon provides 20% off regular admission for up to 4 people.

IMAGINENATION CHILDREN'S MUSEUM (Bristol) – Free admission for up to 4 persons. 

MARITIME AQUARIUM AT NORWALK - Offers $2 discount  on combination Aquarium & IMAX Theater ticket(s) for up to 6 people. (3 passes)

MYSTIC SEALIFE AQUARIUM, INSTITUTE FOR EXPLORATION  Offers admission discount of $5 for adults for up to 4 people (3 passes)

MYSTIC SEAPORT - Admits up to 5: 2 adults / 3 children. 50% off the price of admission! One pass for EVERY day of the week! (EXPIRES 6/30/2014)

PEABODY MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY (New Haven)- $5 discount off regular admission prices for up to 4. Not valid in February.


FREE MUSEUMS

The following museums offer free or reduced admission without the need of a pass.  For details, visit their website or call the telephone number listed.

BALLARD INSTITUTE AND MUSEUM OF PUPPETRY
University of CT – Storrs Campus
860-423-2835
www.bimp.uconn.edu

CONNECTICUT STATE MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY & ARCHEOLOGY CENTER
Storrs, CT
www.mnh.uconn.edu

DAVISON ART CENTER
Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT
860-685-2500
www.wesleyan.edu/dac/home.html

FLANDERS NATURE CENTER
Woodbury, CT
203-263-3711
www.flandersnaturecenter.org

KNIGHTS  OF COLUMBUS MUSEUM
New Haven, CT
203-752-4000
www.kofc.org

MUSEUM OF CONNECTICUT HISTORY
Hartford, CT
860-757-6535
www.cslib.org

NATIONAL HELICOPTER MUSEUM
Stratford, CT
203-375-5966
www.nationalhelicoptermuseum.org

NAUTILUS AND SUBMARINE FORCE MUSEUM
Groton, CT
800-343-0079
www.ussnautilus.org

NEW BRITAIN YOUTH MUSEUM
New Britain, CT
860-225-3020
www.newbritainyouthmuseum.org

NEW ENGLAND CIVIL WAR MUSEUM
Vernon, CT
860-870-3563
pages.cthome.net/ne.civilwar.mus/

SOUNDWATERS ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION CENTER
Stamford, CT
203-323-1978
www.soundwaters.org

WEIR FARM & BURLINGHAM HOUSE VISITOR CENTER
Wilton, CT
203-834-1896
www.nps.gov/wefa

WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART AT CHAMPION
Stamford, CT
203-358-7630

WILLIAM BENTON MUSEUM OF ART
University of CT – Storrs Campus
860-486-4520
www.benton.uconn.edu

YALE CENTER FOR BRITISH ART
New Haven, CT
203-432-2800
www.yale.edu/ycba

Information is provided by the Connecticut Library Consortium and is subject to change. Last updated 6/2014