Area Attraction Passes

Use your library card to borrow passes to the following attractions for free or reduced admission to regular museum exhibits

Please check directly with the museum by phone or through their website for hours, special events or policies.  There may be changes due to holidays, etc.

Passes may be reserved ahead for a specific day in person or by phone (413-467-3320).  Feel free to drop in the day of your visit as there is often last minute availability. 

In most cases, the passes are due back by 11:00am the next library business day.  Extended loans may be available upon advanced request.  The borrower is responsible for late or lost passes.  There is a $5.00 deposit required that will be reimbursed upon receipt of the pass.  

The Clark Art Institute
225 South Street
Williamstown, MA 01267
(413) 458-2303
Open Tues - Sun, 10am to 5pm
(open daily July and August)

Cost:  Free admission on the 1st Sunday of the month from October through May 1st, 2016 without pass.  Always free for members, children under 18 and students with valid ID.
The Library’s pass is valid for one adult admission through December 31, 2016.
Massachusetts Parks Pass
Department of Conservation and Recreation
(617) 626-1250 for a full listing of MassParks locations OR get their new app!

Cost:  Free parking for one vehicle at over 50 day-use facilities in the state parks system that charge a parking fee. 
Mystic Aquarium Institute for Exploration
55 Coogan Boulevard
Mystic, CT 06355
(860) 572-5955

Cost:  Save $5.00 off per person for up to four people.
Children’s Museum at Holyoke 
Heritage State Park

444 Dwight Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
(413) 536-7048

Cost:  1/2 Price admission for up to 6 people.  

Children under 12 months are free. 
Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
125 West Bay Road
Amherst, MA 01002
(413) 658-1100

Cost:  Free admission for 2 adults and up to 4 children. 
Historic Deerfield
84B Old Main Street
Deerfield, MA 01342
(413) 774-5581

Cost:  Free admission for up to 4 adults; children are free.
New England Aquarium
1 Central Wharf
Boston, MA 02110
(617) 973-5200

Cost:  50% off visitor copay per person for up to 4 people.
Wistariahurst Museum
238 Cabot Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
(413) 322-5660

Cost:  Admits 2 adults, 4 children free

*Not valid for special events
The Zoo in Forest Park & Education Center
293 Sumner Ave
Springfield, MA 01108
(413) 733-2251
Cost: Free admission for up to 5 visitors. 10% discount on shop items.
Other local area libraries have passes that may be available for you to borrow.  
Click here to search for them in the Western Massachusetts library catalog. 
Passes must be reserved in person or by phone, and cannot be requested through the catalog.