Museum Passes


Admission Passes for Local Attractions

Families can borrow only one pass at a time . Late fees are $6.00 for each day the pass is overdue.  Call our children's desk at 884-9510, ext. 4, for more information and pass availability.  While we have tried to include the most recent information regarding hours and procedures below, it is recommended that you visit the Museums' websites for the latest information.



Audrain Auto Museum

"Passes are valid for free admission into the Museum (and other NARM institutions) for two people. Museum hours are standard 10 am – 4 pm daily, with one exception being our exhibit changeover weeks, which occur 4 times a year, and are listed on our website.  All detailed hour adjustments are listed on our website for confirmation.

The Museum rotates out exhibits 4 times a year, offering 4 displays through the year for viewing."


Boston Children's Museum

"Pass allows for for half price admission for up to 4 people.  Passes are date specific and the library has only one pass per day.  Passes are held at the Children's Desk and you may pick up a pass within 30 days of your intended trip.  Pre-purchase your discounted tickets online and bring your discount pass and tickets with you for admission.  The Boston Children's Museum is open for two pre-registered time slots per day:  morning (9:00am-12:00pm) or afternoon (1:30pm-4:30pm) and is currently closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.  Space is limited.  Operating hours are subject to change so please visit the museum website for updates."


Boston Museum of Fine Arts

"Pass allows for up to 2 adult tickets and 4 youth tickets (ages 7 - 17) at the discounted price of $10 each.  Library vouchers contain promo codes to purchase tickets in advance online at .  Vouchers may be picked up at the Children's Desk.


Boston Museum of Science

"Reserve a pass for the date you plan to visit the museum and pick up your pass from the library. Passes are date-specific and the library has only one pass per day.  Passes are held at the Children's Desk and you may pick up a pass within 30 days of your intended trip. If you have any questions or would like to reserve your Exhibit Halls passes in advance to avoid waiting in line the day of your visit, please call 617-723-2500 (9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. daily). Your pass can only be used on the date printed on the pass.

  1. Up to 4 people are admitted at a 50% discount off of Exhibit Hall admission prices. Children under 3 are always free.
  2. Please bring your library pass when you visit.
  3. Stop at the Box Office when you arrive at the Museum to exchange your library pass and purchase your Exhibit Halls passes at the discounted rate."


Providence Children's Museum

"Pass allows for up to 4 people at half price.  PCM is open Wednesdays - Sundays for two play sessions:  9:30 - 12:30 PM and 1:30 - 4:30 PM.  Come anytime during your three-hour time slot. Passes may be picked up at the Children's Desk and can be checked out for 3 days.  Please visit the museum website or call for most recent Covid protocols.  Valid through June 30 2024."


RISD Museum

"Pass admits two adults.  All children 18 and under are free.  Sundays are always free.  There is no need to reserve tickets in advance.  Show your pass at the Visitor Services desk when you arrive.  Valid through March 2025."

Passes may be picked up at the Children's Desk.


Roger Williams Park Zoo       

"Pass allows for a $3.00 discount for each person on admission rates for any combination of up to four adults, seniors, and/or children (up to 4 people). Children under 2 are free.  Not valid for fundraising exhibits or special events."

We have passes for each day of the week and can be picked up within one week of the day you plan to visit the zoo.  Each pass provides a discount code that can be applied when purchasing tickets online.  Tickets must be purchased online with the code before arriving at the zoo. Visit to purchase tickets.  Passes not valid during months of January and February.