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Museum Passes

Due to the pandemic, many of our passes are currently unavailable. Please be sure to read the special instructions for the museum you're interested in visiting. In addition to the library pass, many museums now require you to call and reserve tickets/time slot in advance. Each museum has set their own terms and are subject to change at any time. Please call the museum prior to your visit to verify their status.

The Southington Public Library offers discount passes for various local museums and cultural institutions to patrons with a valid Southington library card (or residents of other towns who have previously registered at the Southington Public Library) on a first-come, first-served basis.

Print & Go Passes

In order to make your own reservation, you must be able to print the completed pass at the time the reservation is made. You will have one chance to print the pass. If you make a mistake or fail to print out your pass, please call the Reference Desk at 860-628-0947 x5 for assistance. If you lack the ability to print out your pass, you can make a reservation by calling the library. Passes may be reserved and printed up to 30 days in advance of your visit. Passes are valid one time and only for the specific date reserved.

You may reserve passes for any day that the museum is open even if the library is closed. Passes may be reserved up to 30 days in advance.There is a limit of one pass per day per family with a maximum of four unique pass reservations in any 30 day period.

ALL PICK UP PASSES ARE CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE. 

Passes for the CT State Parks, Beardsley Zoo, and the Mystic Aquarium cannot be pre-printed. They are checked out to your library card and must be returned to the library. These passes may be reserved on Mondays, Wednesdays, or Fridays. They will be available for pick up after noon on the day you have reserved it for and are loaned to you for 48 hours. They must be returned by noon on the day due. Late fees are $25 per day.

Monday September 21, 2020

**TOURS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. PLEASE CALL THE BARNES MUSEUM (860) 628-5426 TO SCHEDULE YOUR TOUR, AND INFORM THEM YOU'RE USING A LIBRARY PASS**

This pass admits up to 2 adults and 2 children to the Barnes Museum for free. Please visit the museum's website for hours and events calendar.

        [1 available ]

The Children's Museum & Roaring Brook Nature Center

** All guests will need a confirmed timed ticket to enter the Museum. The Museum will be open Monday through Friday, with two time slots to choose from- 9:30 am - 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm. They will close from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm for a thorough cleaning. Timed tickets are required to ensure we meet State guidelines and everyone has the best and safest visit possible. Masks for adults and children 2 and over are also required, no exceptions. Library patrons using library membership passes will need to reserve timed tickets online before going to the museum. Follow the instructions below:

1. Reserve the museum pass via the library website for the date you wish to visit.
2. Call the Children’s Museum (860.231.2824) or email info@thechildrensmuseumct.org for your library discount code.
3. After you have have both a library pass and a discount code, go to their website at www.thechildrensmuseumct.org/visit/timed-tickets/ and purchase an Adult and/or Child ticket.
4. Enter the discount code the museum provided to receive your discounted admission.

This pass allows one free touring admission with every paid admission to a maximum of four free admissions per pass per day. Please note this discount may not be applied for admission during special event or fee based programs outside the general touring admissions hours. Please check their websites for hours.

Discount applies to The Children's Museum in West Hartford as well as its Roaring Brook Nature Center site in Canton. 

        [1 available ]

With this pass, you may buy one game of open bowling and get one free or buy one round of indoor mini golf and get one free (good for up to 4 people). Please visit Lessard Lanes' website for hours.

        [1 available ]

**YOU MUST CALL THE MARK TWAIN HOUSE & MUSEUM AT 860-247-0998 TO MAKE A TICKET RESERVATION, IN ADDITION TO PROVIDING THE PRINTED MUSEUM PASS. **

One complimentary adult admission with the purchase of one adult admission OR 

Two complimentary child admissions with the purchase of one adult admission but not a combination of the two.

Please also note that this pass can be used once per visit and grants the visitor one discount per visit.  Please visit the museums website for operating hours and event calendar.

        [1 available ]

Mattatuck Museum

8183

**TICKETS MUST BE RESERVED WITH THE MUSEUM IN ADVANCE. USE DISCOUNT CODE "LIBRARYPASS" WHEN RESERVING YOUR TICKETS. PLEASE ALSO PROVIDE YOUR PRINTED MUSEUM PASS UPON ARRIVAL AT THE MUSEUM.**

 Each pass admits 4 adults for free (children under 16 are always free) to the Mattatuck. Not valid for special programs and events. Please visit the museum's website for hours and events calendar.

      [1 available ]

1024786

50% off regular admission for up to two adults and three youth/children ages 3/17. Kids 2 and under are free. Please visit the the Mystic Seaport website for further details.

        [1 available ]

New Britain Museum of American Art

**YOU MUST RESERVE YOUR TICKETS IN ADVANCE ON THE NBMAA WEBSITE. SELECT MEMBER TICKETS, USING OUR LIBRARY NAME AS THE MEMBER NAME WHEN CHECKING OUT. **

Admits 4 general admission visitors. Children under age 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Pass may not be used for docent-led tours. Please visit the NBMAA's website for operating hours and event calendar.

        [0 available ]

**OLD STURBRIDGE VILLAGE IS OPERATING ON LIMITED HOURS. PLEASE CALL TO VERIFY OPERATING HOURS. YOU MUST CALL 1-800-SEE-1830 TO RECEIVE THE DISCOUNT CODE AND TO RESERVE YOUR TICKETS. PRINTED MUSEUM PASS MUST ALSO BE PROVIDED UPON VISIT TO THE VILLAGE.**

Admits a party of four individuals for 50% off standard daytime admission. Not valid for special programs, performances, or events. Please visit Old Sturbridge Village's website for the most up-to- date operating hours and rates.
This pass is made possible by a generous donation in honor of James G. Williamson.

        [1 available ]

**OLD STURBRIDGE VILLAGE IS OPERATING ON LIMITED HOURS. PLEASE CALL TO VERIFY OPERATING HOURS. YOU MUST CALL 1-800-SEE-1830 TO RECEIVE THE DISCOUNT CODE AND TO RESERVE YOUR TICKETS. PRINTED MUSEUM PASS MUST ALSO BE PROVIDED UPON VISIT TO THE VILLAGE.**

Admits a party of four individuals for 50% off standard daytime admission. Not valid for special programs, performances, or events. Please visit Old Sturbridge Village's website for the most up-to- date operating hours and rates.
This pass is made possible by a generous donation in honor of James G. Williamson.

        [1 available ]

**OLD STURBRIDGE VILLAGE IS OPERATING ON LIMITED HOURS. PLEASE CALL TO VERIFY OPERATING HOURS. YOU MUST CALL 1-800-SEE-1830 TO RECEIVE THE DISCOUNT CODE AND TO RESERVE YOUR TICKETS. PRINTED MUSEUM PASS MUST ALSO BE PROVIDED UPON VISIT TO THE VILLAGE.**

Admits a party of four individuals for 50% off standard daytime admission. Not valid for special programs, performances, or events. Please visit Old Sturbridge Village's website for the most up-to- date operating hours and rates.
?This pass is made possible by a generous donation in honor of James G. Williamson.

        [1 available ]

**OLD STURBRIDGE VILLAGE IS OPERATING ON LIMITED HOURS. PLEASE CALL TO VERIFY OPERATING HOURS. YOU MUST CALL 1-800-SEE-1830 TO RECEIVE THE DISCOUNT CODE AND TO RESERVE YOUR TICKETS. PRINTED MUSEUM PASS MUST ALSO BE PROVIDED UPON VISIT TO THE VILLAGE.**

Admits a party of four individuals for 50% off standard daytime admission. Not valid for special programs, performances, or events. Please visit Old Sturbridge Village's website for the most up-to- date operating hours and rates.
?This pass is made possible by a generous donation in honor of James G. Williamson.

        [1 available ]

**OLD STURBRIDGE VILLAGE IS OPERATING ON LIMITED HOURS. PLEASE CALL TO VERIFY OPERATING HOURS. YOU MUST CALL 1-800-SEE-1830 TO RECEIVE THE DISCOUNT CODE AND TO RESERVE YOUR TICKETS. PRINTED MUSEUM PASS MUST ALSO BE PROVIDED UPON VISIT TO THE VILLAGE.**

Admits a party of four individuals for 50% off standard daytime admission. Not valid for special programs, performances, or events. Please visit Old Sturbridge Village's website for the most up-to- date operating hours and rates.
This pass is made possible by a generous donation in honor of James G. Williamson.

        [1 available ]

Library pass entitles bearer up to 4 general admission passes to the PEZ Visitor Center.

Come see and experience over 4,000 square feet dedicated to all things PEZ! See the largest, most comprehensive collection of PEZ memorabilia on public display in the world, PEZ motorcycle built by Orange County Choppers, the world's largest PEZ dispenser, viewing area into our production area, PEZ trivia game, factory store, interactive historical time line and much more. Visits are self-guided. Visit our website www.pez.com for additional information and hours of operation to help plan your visit.

        [1 available ]

Tuesday September 22, 2020

**TOURS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. PLEASE CALL THE BARNES MUSEUM (860) 628-5426 TO SCHEDULE YOUR TOUR, AND INFORM THEM YOU'RE USING A LIBRARY PASS**

This pass admits up to 2 adults and 2 children to the Barnes Museum for free. Please visit the museum's website for hours and events calendar.

        [1 available ]

The Children's Museum & Roaring Brook Nature Center

** All guests will need a confirmed timed ticket to enter the Museum. The Museum will be open Monday through Friday, with two time slots to choose from- 9:30 am - 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm. They will close from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm for a thorough cleaning. Timed tickets are required to ensure we meet State guidelines and everyone has the best and safest visit possible. Masks for adults and children 2 and over are also required, no exceptions. Library patrons using library membership passes will need to reserve timed tickets online before going to the museum. Follow the instructions below:

1. Reserve the museum pass via the library website for the date you wish to visit.
2. Call the Children’s Museum (860.231.2824) or email info@thechildrensmuseumct.org for your library discount code.
3. After you have have both a library pass and a discount code, go to their website at www.thechildrensmuseumct.org/visit/timed-tickets/ and purchase an Adult and/or Child ticket.
4. Enter the discount code the museum provided to receive your discounted admission.

This pass allows one free touring admission with every paid admission to a maximum of four free admissions per pass per day. Please note this discount may not be applied for admission during special event or fee based programs outside the general touring admissions hours. Please check their websites for hours.

Discount applies to The Children's Museum in West Hartford as well as its Roaring Brook Nature Center site in Canton. 

        [1 available ]

With this pass, you may buy one game of open bowling and get one free or buy one round of indoor mini golf and get one free (good for up to 4 people). Please visit Lessard Lanes' website for hours.

        [1 available ]

**YOU MUST CALL THE MARK TWAIN HOUSE & MUSEUM AT 860-247-0998 TO MAKE A TICKET RESERVATION, IN ADDITION TO PROVIDING THE PRINTED MUSEUM PASS. **

One complimentary adult admission with the purchase of one adult admission OR 

Two complimentary child admissions with the purchase of one adult admission but not a combination of the two.

Please also note that this pass can be used once per visit and grants the visitor one discount per visit.  Please visit the museums website for operating hours and event calendar.

        [1 available ]

Mattatuck Museum

8183

**TICKETS MUST BE RESERVED WITH THE MUSEUM IN ADVANCE. USE DISCOUNT CODE "LIBRARYPASS" WHEN RESERVING YOUR TICKETS. PLEASE ALSO PROVIDE YOUR PRINTED MUSEUM PASS UPON ARRIVAL AT THE MUSEUM.**

 Each pass admits 4 adults for free (children under 16 are always free) to the Mattatuck. Not valid for special programs and events. Please visit the museum's website for hours and events calendar.

      [1 available ]

1024786

50% off regular admission for up to two adults and three youth/children ages 3/17. Kids 2 and under are free. Please visit the the Mystic Seaport website for further details.

        [1 available ]

New Britain Museum of American Art

**YOU MUST RESERVE YOUR TICKETS IN ADVANCE ON THE NBMAA WEBSITE. SELECT MEMBER TICKETS, USING OUR LIBRARY NAME AS THE MEMBER NAME WHEN CHECKING OUT. **

Admits 4 general admission visitors. Children under age 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Pass may not be used for docent-led tours. Please visit the NBMAA's website for operating hours and event calendar.

        [1 available ]

**OLD STURBRIDGE VILLAGE IS OPERATING ON LIMITED HOURS. PLEASE CALL TO VERIFY OPERATING HOURS. YOU MUST CALL 1-800-SEE-1830 TO RECEIVE THE DISCOUNT CODE AND TO RESERVE YOUR TICKETS. PRINTED MUSEUM PASS MUST ALSO BE PROVIDED UPON VISIT TO THE VILLAGE.**

Admits a party of four individuals for 50% off standard daytime admission. Not valid for special programs, performances, or events. Please visit Old Sturbridge Village's website for the most up-to- date operating hours and rates.
This pass is made possible by a generous donation in honor of James G. Williamson.

        [1 available ]

**OLD STURBRIDGE VILLAGE IS OPERATING ON LIMITED HOURS. PLEASE CALL TO VERIFY OPERATING HOURS. YOU MUST CALL 1-800-SEE-1830 TO RECEIVE THE DISCOUNT CODE AND TO RESERVE YOUR TICKETS. PRINTED MUSEUM PASS MUST ALSO BE PROVIDED UPON VISIT TO THE VILLAGE.**

Admits a party of four individuals for 50% off standard daytime admission. Not valid for special programs, performances, or events. Please visit Old Sturbridge Village's website for the most up-to- date operating hours and rates.
This pass is made possible by a generous donation in honor of James G. Williamson.

        [1 available ]

**OLD STURBRIDGE VILLAGE IS OPERATING ON LIMITED HOURS. PLEASE CALL TO VERIFY OPERATING HOURS. YOU MUST CALL 1-800-SEE-1830 TO RECEIVE THE DISCOUNT CODE AND TO RESERVE YOUR TICKETS. PRINTED MUSEUM PASS MUST ALSO BE PROVIDED UPON VISIT TO THE VILLAGE.**

Admits a party of four individuals for 50% off standard daytime admission. Not valid for special programs, performances, or events. Please visit Old Sturbridge Village's website for the most up-to- date operating hours and rates.
?This pass is made possible by a generous donation in honor of James G. Williamson.

        [1 available ]

**OLD STURBRIDGE VILLAGE IS OPERATING ON LIMITED HOURS. PLEASE CALL TO VERIFY OPERATING HOURS. YOU MUST CALL 1-800-SEE-1830 TO RECEIVE THE DISCOUNT CODE AND TO RESERVE YOUR TICKETS. PRINTED MUSEUM PASS MUST ALSO BE PROVIDED UPON VISIT TO THE VILLAGE.**

Admits a party of four individuals for 50% off standard daytime admission. Not valid for special programs, performances, or events. Please visit Old Sturbridge Village's website for the most up-to- date operating hours and rates.
?This pass is made possible by a generous donation in honor of James G. Williamson.

        [1 available ]

**OLD STURBRIDGE VILLAGE IS OPERATING ON LIMITED HOURS. PLEASE CALL TO VERIFY OPERATING HOURS. YOU MUST CALL 1-800-SEE-1830 TO RECEIVE THE DISCOUNT CODE AND TO RESERVE YOUR TICKETS. PRINTED MUSEUM PASS MUST ALSO BE PROVIDED UPON VISIT TO THE VILLAGE.**

Admits a party of four individuals for 50% off standard daytime admission. Not valid for special programs, performances, or events. Please visit Old Sturbridge Village's website for the most up-to- date operating hours and rates.
This pass is made possible by a generous donation in honor of James G. Williamson.

        [1 available ]

Library pass entitles bearer up to 4 general admission passes to the PEZ Visitor Center.

Come see and experience over 4,000 square feet dedicated to all things PEZ! See the largest, most comprehensive collection of PEZ memorabilia on public display in the world, PEZ motorcycle built by Orange County Choppers, the world's largest PEZ dispenser, viewing area into our production area, PEZ trivia game, factory store, interactive historical time line and much more. Visits are self-guided. Visit our website www.pez.com for additional information and hours of operation to help plan your visit.

        [1 available ]

Wednesday September 23, 2020

**TOURS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. PLEASE CALL THE BARNES MUSEUM (860) 628-5426 TO SCHEDULE YOUR TOUR, AND INFORM THEM YOU'RE USING A LIBRARY PASS**

This pass admits up to 2 adults and 2 children to the Barnes Museum for free. Please visit the museum's website for hours and events calendar.

        [1 available ]

The Children's Museum & Roaring Brook Nature Center

** All guests will need a confirmed timed ticket to enter the Museum. The Museum will be open Monday through Friday, with two time slots to choose from- 9:30 am - 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm. They will close from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm for a thorough cleaning. Timed tickets are required to ensure we meet State guidelines and everyone has the best and safest visit possible. Masks for adults and children 2 and over are also required, no exceptions. Library patrons using library membership passes will need to reserve timed tickets online before going to the museum. Follow the instructions below:

1. Reserve the museum pass via the library website for the date you wish to visit.
2. Call the Children’s Museum (860.231.2824) or email info@thechildrensmuseumct.org for your library discount code.
3. After you have have both a library pass and a discount code, go to their website at www.thechildrensmuseumct.org/visit/timed-tickets/ and purchase an Adult and/or Child ticket.
4. Enter the discount code the museum provided to receive your discounted admission.

This pass allows one free touring admission with every paid admission to a maximum of four free admissions per pass per day. Please note this discount may not be applied for admission during special event or fee based programs outside the general touring admissions hours. Please check their websites for hours.

Discount applies to The Children's Museum in West Hartford as well as its Roaring Brook Nature Center site in Canton. 

        [1 available ]

With this pass, you may buy one game of open bowling and get one free or buy one round of indoor mini golf and get one free (good for up to 4 people). Please visit Lessard Lanes' website for hours.

        [1 available ]

**YOU MUST CALL THE MARK TWAIN HOUSE & MUSEUM AT 860-247-0998 TO MAKE A TICKET RESERVATION, IN ADDITION TO PROVIDING THE PRINTED MUSEUM PASS. **

One complimentary adult admission with the purchase of one adult admission OR 

Two complimentary child admissions with the purchase of one adult admission but not a combination of the two.

Please also note that this pass can be used once per visit and grants the visitor one discount per visit.  Please visit the museums website for operating hours and event calendar.

        [1 available ]

Mattatuck Museum

8183

**TICKETS MUST BE RESERVED WITH THE MUSEUM IN ADVANCE. USE DISCOUNT CODE "LIBRARYPASS" WHEN RESERVING YOUR TICKETS. PLEASE ALSO PROVIDE YOUR PRINTED MUSEUM PASS UPON ARRIVAL AT THE MUSEUM.**

 Each pass admits 4 adults for free (children under 16 are always free) to the Mattatuck. Not valid for special programs and events. Please visit the museum's website for hours and events calendar.

      [1 available ]

1024786

50% off regular admission for up to two adults and three youth/children ages 3/17. Kids 2 and under are free. Please visit the the Mystic Seaport website for further details.

        [1 available ]

New Britain Museum of American Art

**YOU MUST RESERVE YOUR TICKETS IN ADVANCE ON THE NBMAA WEBSITE. SELECT MEMBER TICKETS, USING OUR LIBRARY NAME AS THE MEMBER NAME WHEN CHECKING OUT. **

Admits 4 general admission visitors. Children under age 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Pass may not be used for docent-led tours. Please visit the NBMAA's website for operating hours and event calendar.

        [1 available ]

**OLD STURBRIDGE VILLAGE IS OPERATING ON LIMITED HOURS. PLEASE CALL TO VERIFY OPERATING HOURS. YOU MUST CALL 1-800-SEE-1830 TO RECEIVE THE DISCOUNT CODE AND TO RESERVE YOUR TICKETS. PRINTED MUSEUM PASS MUST ALSO BE PROVIDED UPON VISIT TO THE VILLAGE.**

Admits a party of four individuals for 50% off standard daytime admission. Not valid for special programs, performances, or events. Please visit Old Sturbridge Village's website for the most up-to- date operating hours and rates.
This pass is made possible by a generous donation in honor of James G. Williamson.

        [1 available ]

**OLD STURBRIDGE VILLAGE IS OPERATING ON LIMITED HOURS. PLEASE CALL TO VERIFY OPERATING HOURS. YOU MUST CALL 1-800-SEE-1830 TO RECEIVE THE DISCOUNT CODE AND TO RESERVE YOUR TICKETS. PRINTED MUSEUM PASS MUST ALSO BE PROVIDED UPON VISIT TO THE VILLAGE.**

Admits a party of four individuals for 50% off standard daytime admission. Not valid for special programs, performances, or events. Please visit Old Sturbridge Village's website for the most up-to- date operating hours and rates.
This pass is made possible by a generous donation in honor of James G. Williamson.

        [1 available ]

**OLD STURBRIDGE VILLAGE IS OPERATING ON LIMITED HOURS. PLEASE CALL TO VERIFY OPERATING HOURS. YOU MUST CALL 1-800-SEE-1830 TO RECEIVE THE DISCOUNT CODE AND TO RESERVE YOUR TICKETS. PRINTED MUSEUM PASS MUST ALSO BE PROVIDED UPON VISIT TO THE VILLAGE.**

Admits a party of four individuals for 50% off standard daytime admission. Not valid for special programs, performances, or events. Please visit Old Sturbridge Village's website for the most up-to- date operating hours and rates.
?This pass is made possible by a generous donation in honor of James G. Williamson.

        [1 available ]

**OLD STURBRIDGE VILLAGE IS OPERATING ON LIMITED HOURS. PLEASE CALL TO VERIFY OPERATING HOURS. YOU MUST CALL 1-800-SEE-1830 TO RECEIVE THE DISCOUNT CODE AND TO RESERVE YOUR TICKETS. PRINTED MUSEUM PASS MUST ALSO BE PROVIDED UPON VISIT TO THE VILLAGE.**

Admits a party of four individuals for 50% off standard daytime admission. Not valid for special programs, performances, or events. Please visit Old Sturbridge Village's website for the most up-to- date operating hours and rates.
?This pass is made possible by a generous donation in honor of James G. Williamson.

        [1 available ]

**OLD STURBRIDGE VILLAGE IS OPERATING ON LIMITED HOURS. PLEASE CALL TO VERIFY OPERATING HOURS. YOU MUST CALL 1-800-SEE-1830 TO RECEIVE THE DISCOUNT CODE AND TO RESERVE YOUR TICKETS. PRINTED MUSEUM PASS MUST ALSO BE PROVIDED UPON VISIT TO THE VILLAGE.**

Admits a party of four individuals for 50% off standard daytime admission. Not valid for special programs, performances, or events. Please visit Old Sturbridge Village's website for the most up-to- date operating hours and rates.
This pass is made possible by a generous donation in honor of James G. Williamson.

        [1 available ]

Library pass entitles bearer up to 4 general admission passes to the PEZ Visitor Center.

Come see and experience over 4,000 square feet dedicated to all things PEZ! See the largest, most comprehensive collection of PEZ memorabilia on public display in the world, PEZ motorcycle built by Orange County Choppers, the world's largest PEZ dispenser, viewing area into our production area, PEZ trivia game, factory store, interactive historical time line and much more. Visits are self-guided. Visit our website www.pez.com for additional information and hours of operation to help plan your visit.

        [1 available ]