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:

DISCOUNTChildren's Museum of SE Connecticut

Admits 4 people at half-price

Regular Admission:
$8.00 Adult - $8.00 Senior - $8.00 Child
Children under 1 free

FREEConnecticut'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)

FREECustom House Maritime Museum

Admits 2 people free

Regular Admission:

$7.00 Suggested donation

FREEDenison Pequotsepos Nature Center

Admits 5 people free

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

FREEFlorence Griswold Museum

Florence Griswold Museum logo

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

FREELyman 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

DISCOUNTMaritime 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)

 

DISCOUNTMystic Aquarium Institute for Exploration

Admits 4 people at $4 off each admission

Regular Admission:
$36.99 Adult - $31.99 Senior (60 or over)
$30.99 Youth (Ages 13-17) - $26.99 Children (3-12)
Children 2 and under free

DISCOUNTMystic Seaport Museum

Mystic Seaport Museum orange logo

Admits 2 adults and 3 children at half-price

Regular Admission:
$28.95 Adult
$24.95 Youth (13-17)

$18.95 Child (3-12)
Children 2 and under free

 

DISCOUNTRoger 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

FREEState 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

FREEThames River Heritage Park Water Taxi

Thames River Heritage Park logo

1 Adult free per pass

Regular Admission
$10.00 Round trip
$15.00 Ride all day

 

FREEWadsworth 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

DISCOUNTYale Peabody Museum of Natural History

Admits 4 people at $6 off each admission

Regular Admission:
$13.00 Adult
$9.00 Senior (age 65+)
$6.00 Ages 3-18
Children under age 3 are free