Families and individuals can borrow a museum pass for 2 days and be admitted to one of the museums listed. This library service is brought to our patrons courtesy of the Friends of Russell Library. Stop by the Check-out Desk in the lobby, call 347-2528, or use the online catalog link below to find availability information.
Russell Library Museum Passes Catalog Link
Use "Museum Passes" as Subject
Click here for Museum Passes Printable Brochure
The following rules apply:
- Limit of 1 (one) pass per adult library card.
- Two (2) day loan period, with no renewals and a $5/day late fine.
- Passes are available on a first come, first served basis.
- Prices subject to change; please check Museum or Park website.
The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum -- Ridgefield
- Pass admits pass-holder and accompanying family members.
The Children's Museum -- West Hartford
- Pass admits 1 free admission with each paid admission ($11), to the Children’s Museum or Roaring Brook Nature Center in Canton, Connecticut.
Connecticut River Museum -- Essex
- Pass admits 2 adults & their children or grandchildren under the age of 18 at half-price admission.
Connecticut Science Center --Hartford
- Coupon available for 20% off general admission for up to 4 people.
- Standard Fees:
- Adult - $17
- Senior (65+) - $15.50
- Youth (3-17) - $14
- 2 and under - Free
Connecticut State Parks and Forest Pass -- Throughout Connecticut
- Pass waives vehicle entrance fees, valid for 1 private passenger vehicle carrying fewer than 12 passengers.
- Valid for 2 adults and 4 children at Dinosaur, Fort Trumbull and Gillette Castle State Parks.
Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo -- Bridgeport
- Pass admits up to 2 adults & 4 children for one day.
Connecticut’s Old State House -
- Pass admits 2 adults & 2 children.
Custom House Maritime Museum - New London
Florence Griswold Museum - Old Lyme
- Pass admits 2 adults & 2 children under 12.
Hill-Stead Museum - Farmington
- Pass admits 1 adult & 2 children under 18
Kidcity Children's Museum - Middletown
- Pass admits 2 adults and 4 children.
Lutz Children's Museum
- Free admission for 2 adults and children
Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk - Norwalk
- Each pass is good for $2 off a combination Aquarium & daytime IMAX Theater ticket for up to 6 people.
Mark Twain House - Hartford
- Pass admits 1 adult admission ($14) or 2 children’s admissions with purchase of adult admission.
Mashantucket Pequot Museum -- Mashantucket
- Pass admits 2 adults & 2 children (or 1 adult & 3 children) at discounted admission-$5 off
- Standard Fees
- Adults: $15,
- Seniors: (55+) $13,
- Children: (6-15) $10
Mystic Aquarium - Mystic
- Pass admits 2 adults & 2 children at discounted rate
- $6 off Adult Admission, $4 off Children's (ages 3-17)
- Adults - $29, Seniors (60+) - $26 Children - $21
Mystic Seaport - Mystic
- 1 pass for each day of the week
- Pass is valid for 50% of regular admission for 2 adults and 2 children.
New Britain Museum of American Art - New Britain
- Pass admits 4 people for general admission only (under 16 must be accompanied by an adult).
New England Air Museum -- Windsor Locks
- Pass admits two adults or seniors at
a reduced admission of $5 off and 2 free children ages 4-11 years.
- Standard Fees:
- Adults (ages 12+) - $10
- Seniors - $9,
- Children (ages 4-11) - $6
Peabody Museum of Natural History -- New Haven
- Pass provides $5 off each admission up to 4 people (Not valid in February).
- Standard fees:
- Adults; $9,
- Seniors: $8,
- Children (over 3) $5
Wadsworth Atheneum - Hartford
- Each pass admits 2 adults & 2 children (ages 6-17) free - excludes fundraisers or special events.
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