Borrow a Museum Pass

The Waterford Public Library is pleased to offer museum passes for free or discounted admission to local attractions. Please note the following regulations:

  • Passes are available on a first come, first served basis
  • Passes circulate for two (2) days
  • There are no holds, reserves or renewals allowed
  • Passes may be checked out with a valid adult library card from any Connecticut public library
  • Only one pass per family
  • Passes must be returned to the Waterford Public Library and may not be deposited in the book drop
  • Overdue fines are $5.00 per day

Museum passes are available for the following museums:

DISCOUNT Children's Museum of SE Connecticut

Admits 4 people at half-price

Regular Admission:
$7.00 Adult - $7.00 Senior - $7.00 Child
Children under 1 free

FREE Connecticut's Old State House

Admits 2 adults & 2 children free

Regular Admission:
$6.00 Adult - $3.00 Senior (65 and over)
$3.00 Children (ages 6-17)

FREE Custom House Maritime Museum

Admits 2 people free

Regular Admission:

$7.00 Suggested donation

FREE Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center

Admits 5 people free

Regular Admission:
$8.00 Adult - $5.00 Senior (65 and over)
$5.00 (Children 12 and under)

FREE Florence Griswold Museum

Admits 2 adults and 2 children under 12 free

Regular Admission:
$10.00 Adult - $9.00 Senior - $8.00 Student
Children 12 and under free

FREE Lyman Allyn Museum

Admits 4 people of any age free

Regular Admission:
$10.00 Adult - $7.00 Senior & Student (over 18)
$5.00 Student (under 18) 
Children 12 and under free

DISCOUNT Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk

Admits 6 people at $2 off each admission

Regular Admission:
$22.95 Adult - $20.95 Senior (age 65+)
$20.95 Youth (13-17)
$15.95 Children (Ages 3-12)

DISCOUNT Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center

 

 
Admits 2 adults & 2 children or 1 adult & 3 children at half-price
 
Regular Admission:
$20.00 Adult - $15.00 Senior (65+)
  $15.00 College Students - $12.00 Youth (Ages 6-17)
  Members & Children under 6 free
   
DISCOUNT Mystic Aquarium Institute for Exploration

Admits 4 people at $5 off each admission

Regular Admission:
$34.99 Adult - $29.99 Senior (60 or over)
$25.99 Youth (Ages 13-17) - $24.99 Children (3-12)
Children 2 and under free

DISCOUNT Mystic Seaport: the museum of America and the Sea

Admits 2 adults and 3 children at half-price

Regular Admission:
$26.00 Adult - $24.00 Senior (65+) and Student
$17.00 Youth (6-17)
Children 5 and under free

FREE New Britain Museum of American Art
 
Admits 4 people free
 
Regular Admission:
$15.00 Adult - $12.00 Senior - $10.00 Student      
Children 12 and under - free
   
DISCOUNT Roger Williams Park Zoo

Admits 4 people at $3 off each admission

Regular Admission:
$14.95 Adult - $12.95 Senior (62 or over)
$9.95 Child (Ages 2-12)
Children 1 and under free

FREE State Parks & Forests Free Pass - No Child Left Inside Program

1 Vehicle per pass

Free Admission for 2 adults and 4 children at
Dinosaur, Fort Trumbull and Gillette Castle State Parks

FREE Wadsworth Atheneum

Admits 2 Adults & 2 Children (ages 6-17) free

Regular Admission:
$15.00 Adult
$12.00 Senior (62 or over)
$5.00 Student (Age 18+ school with ID)
Childen age 18 and under free

DISCOUNT Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History

Admits 4 people at $6 off each admission

Regular Admission:
$13.00 Adult - $9 Senior (65 and over)
$6.00 Child (Ages 3 to 18)
Children age 3 and under free