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Museum Passes

Please note the following:

You need a valid SAILS library card to reserve a pass.

You must sign a Museum & Park Pass Rules Acceptance Form at the library before you may borrow a pass.

You must be 12 or older to reserve and borrow a museum pass.  Minors and their parents or guardians must sign an Acceptance Form at the library.

The library card used to make the reservation must be the same library card used to borrow the pass. Bring the card with you to the library.

Please pick up the pass the day before you are going to use it. Southworth passes reserved for Sunday or Monday must be picked up on Saturday. North Branch passes reserved for Saturday can be picked up on Thursday or Saturday since we are closed on Friday.

The pass must be returned to the Circulation Desk of the library branch it was borrowed from - never to a bookdrop.

We strongly recommend that you check the website of a park or museum in order to plan your visit.

Museum passes are generously sponsored by the Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

IF YOU RESERVE A PASS AND FIND YOU CANNOT USE IT, PLEASE CANCEL YOUR RESERVATION. CALL SOUTHWORTH LIBRARY AT 508-999-0726, or the NORTH BRANCH LIBRARY at 508-999-0728 TO CANCEL.

Wednesday February 21, 2024

Pass Type: physical card that must be picked up and returned to the circulation desk at North Branch.

Pass Benefit: Admission of $3.00 each for up to 2 adults and 3 children.

With Five National Historic Landmark US Naval ships and other craft, Battleship Cove is America's Fleet Museum.  You will experience firsthand what it was like to serve on board a Navy warship in WWII and the Vietnam War era.  Dive into our submarine and explore a high-speed missile corvette that the Soviets designed to fight us.

Visit the Battleship Cove website by clicking the icon on the left to check hours and other information. 

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

   

Pass Type: physical card that must be picked up and returned to the circulation desk at Southworth Library.

Pass Benefit: Admission of $3.00 each for up to 2 adults and 3 children.

With Five National Historic Landmark US Naval ships and other craft, Battleship Cove is America's Fleet Museum.  You will experience firsthand what it was like to serve on board a Navy warship in WWII and the Vietnam War era.  Dive into our submarine and explore a high-speed missile corvette that the Soviets designed to fight us.

Visit the Battleship Cove website by clicking the icon on the left to check hours and other information. 

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

   

Sponsored by The Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

Blithwold is a 33-acre summer estate with grand views of Narragansett Bay and is nationally significant in American history as one of the most fully developed and authentic examples of the Country Place Era. The property features a 45-room mansion filled with family heirlooms, and is framed by a series of lovely gardens that range in character from mysterious to exotic and from poetic to practical. An exceptional collection of rare and unusual plants, specimen trees, an accessible greenhouse, and whimsical stonework project a character that is romantic, fresh, and inspiring – and unique to Blithewold. Please check Blithwold's website for up-to-date hours & prices.

Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum issues passes which can be used on Tuesday through Sunday.  The mansion is closed on Mondays. Library passes may not be used for special programs such as Fairy Days, Sparkle, and Christmas at Blithewold. Each pass provides discounted admission for up to 6 people: $7.00 per adult; $2.00 per Youth (6 to 17 years old). Please check Blithwold's website for up-to-date hours & prices. The Mansion will occasionally close early for Special Events. The grounds & gardens occasionally close early for Special Events. Please click on Museum name to go to their website for more information.

Pass must be returned to the circulation desk at North Branch Library.

   

Sponsored by The Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

Blithwold is a 33-acre summer estate with grand views of Narragansett Bay and is nationally significant in American history as one of the most fully developed and authentic examples of the Country Place Era. The property features a 45-room mansion filled with family heirlooms, and is framed by a series of lovely gardens that range in character from mysterious to exotic and from poetic to practical. An exceptional collection of rare and unusual plants, specimen trees, an accessible greenhouse, and whimsical stonework project a character that is romantic, fresh, and inspiring – and unique to Blithewold. Please check Blithwold's website for up-to-date hours & prices.

Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum issues passes which can be used on Tuesday through Sunday.  The mansion is closed on Mondays. Library passes may not be used for special programs such as Fairy Days, Sparkle, and Christmas at Blithewold. Each pass provides discounted admission for up to 6 people: $7.00 per adult; $2.00 per Youth (6 to 17 years old). Please check Blithwold's website for up-to-date hours & prices. The Mansion will occasionally close early for Special Events. The grounds & gardens occasionally close early for Special Events. Please click on Museum name to go to their website for more information.

Pass must be returned to the Circulation Desk at Southworth Library.

 

 

 

   

Admits up to 4 (adults or children) at half price per person.

After receiving a library discount pass, you must reserve a visit online with Boston Children’s Museum. Due to safety measures, walk-ins are not allowed. Museum capacity is limited at this time.

  1. Patrons must first acquire a dated library discount pass.
  2. Then visit https://www.bostonchildrensmuseum.org/ticketing
  3. Review the directions for timed tickets
  4. Click on the "Discount Programs" & drop down arrow
  5. Click on "Half Price Library Timed Ticket " to book
  6. NEW - Online reservations are required to visit PlaySpace.
  7. The date on the library discount pass must match the date of your visit.
  8. The Museum is open Wed-Sun, closed Mon and Tues except on holidays. Closed Thanksgiving & Christmas.
  9. After arriving at the Museum, proceed to the admissions scanning station with your online reservation and the date specific library discount pass. If you have questions about the online ordering system, contact Orders@BostonChildrensMuseum.org.

This e-ticket is valid only for one day. You can either print it out and take it with you or display the pass on your phone or device. Either way, please be sure that the pass barcode is visible.

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

The Boston Museum of Fine Arts provides a promo code which allows you to reserve discounted general admission or special exhibition tickets online. 
Please reserve your tickets before you visit the museum. You may click on the museum name to go to their website for more information.

The promo code provides:

For up to 2 adults - $10 ticket for either general admission or special exhibits

For up to 4 children ages 7-17 -  $10 ticket for special exhibits only (General admission for this age range is already $10)

Children 6 and under are already admitted free.

  • The pass does not allow discounts on:
    • Shopping
    • Parking
    • Dining
    • Films
    • Concerts
    • Lectures/Seminars
    • Courses

   

Reserve your pass by making a reservation in the library's online reservation system.  Your email confirmation will serve as your pass.  The pass is only good for the date printed on the pass, and you must bring the email confirmation with you when you visit the Museum of Science in Boston.  If you cannot print out your pass at home, you must go the the library to have it printed out for you.

This pass will admit up to 4 people at a 50% discount on tickets to the Museum’s Exhibit Halls. Children under 3 are not included in the count of 4 and are always admitted for free. You do not need to call ahead to reserve a timed ticket. 

1. Your pass can only be used on the date printed on the pass.
2. Please bring your library pass confirmation 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.
4. If you are not able to show your Library confirmation on a phone, please request a paper copy of your confirmation at the library.

If you have questions or would like to reserve your Exhibit Hall passes in advance to avoid waiting in line on the day of  your visit, please call  617-723-2500 (9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. daily).

Museum Hours:

Tuesday–Saturday: 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Thursday (Ages 18+): 6:00–10:00 p.m.
Sunday (Daytime Members/Donors Only): 10:00 a.m.–Noon
Sunday: Noon–5:00 p.m.
Monday: Closed except select days

   

Reserve your pass by making a reservation in the library's online reservation system.  Your email confirmation will serve as your pass.  The pass is only good for the date printed on the pass, and you must bring the email confirmation with you when you visit the Museum of Science in Boston. If you cannot print out your pass at home, you must go the the library to have it printed out for you.

This pass will admit up to 4 people at a 50% discount on tickets to the Museum’s Exhibit Halls. Children under 3 are not included in the count of 4 and are always admitted for free. You do not need to call ahead to reserve a timed ticket. 

1. Your pass can only be used on the date printed on the pass.
2. Please bring your library pass confirmation 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.
4. If you are not able to show your Library confirmation on a phone, please request a paper copy of your confirmation at the library.

If you have questions or would like to reserve your Exhibit Hall passes in advance to avoid waiting in line on the day of  your visit, please call 617-723-2500 (9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. daily).

Museum Hours:

Tuesday–Saturday: 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Thursday (Ages 18+): 6:00–10:00 p.m.
Sunday (Daytime Members/Donors Only): 10:00 a.m.–Noon
Sunday: Noon–5:00 p.m.
Monday: Closed except select days

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

The Harvard Museums of Science & Culture passes are coupons which provide a 50% discount off regular museum admission rates for up to 4 people for the four Harvard Museums of Science & Culture.  At least one person must be a Massachusetts resident.  You MUST redeem the coupon at either the Harvard Museum of Natural History or the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, which are located side by side in Cambridge.

Each pass includes access to all four HMSC museums:

  • Harvard Museum of Natural History at 26 Oxford St., Cambridge         Open daily 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
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  • Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology at 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge   Open daily 9am to 5pm
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  • Harvard Museum of the Ancient Near East at 6 divinity St., Cambridge       Open Sunday through Friday 11:00 am to 4:00 pm.  Closed on Saturdays.
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  • Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments at 10 Oxford St., Cambridge       Open Sunday through Friday, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm

All four museums are closed on January 1, Thanksgiving Day, December 24 and December 25.

 


 

 

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

 The Harvard Museums of Science & Culture passes are coupons which provide a 50% discount off regular museum admission rates for up to 4 people for the four Harvard Museums of Science & Culture.  At least one person must be a Massachusetts resident.  You MUST redeem the coupon at either the Harvard Museum of Natural History or the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, which are located side by side in Cambridge.

Each pass includes access to all four HMSC museums:

  • Harvard Museum of Natural History at 26 Oxford St., Cambridge       Open daily 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
  •  
  • Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology at 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge     Open daily 9 am to 5 pm
  •  
  • Harvard Museum of the Ancient Near East at 6 divinity St., Cambridge               Open Sunday through Friday 11:00 am to 4:00 pm.  Closed on Saturdays.
  •  
  • Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments at 10 Oxford St., Cambridge         Open Sunday through Friday, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm

All four museums are closed on January 1, Thanksgiving Day, December 24 and December 25.

 


 

 

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

The Heritage Museums and Gardens provides a discount code to enter upon checkout for e-tickets. Select the day you would like to visit and this must be the same day you reserved the pass from the library.

Receive 50% off general admission prices for up to 6 tickets.  Please reserve your tickets before you visit the museum.  You may click on the museum name to go to their website for more information.

1. The discount code provides half price admission:

2. For adults - 50% off $22 general admission ticket

3. For ages 3-17 - 50% off $12 general admission ticket

4. Children 2 and under are admitted free.

5. When you are done with your transaction, wait for a confirmation email that will include your e-ticket to print out or show on your phone for entry.

 

   

Pass Type: physical pass* that must be picked up at North Branch and presented at the Museum. You can discard the pass once it's been presented at the Museum.

*Redeem this pass online before visiting. Admission must be purchased in advance.

Pass Benefit: Discount on up to 4 Adult tickets, children under 18 are free and can be reserved in advance as child tickets.

Visit the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum website by clicking the icon on the left to check hours and other information.

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

   

Pass Type: physical pass* that must be picked up at Southworth Library and presented at the Museum. You can discard the pass once it's been presented at the Museum.

*Redeem this pass online before visiting. Admission must be purchased in advance.

Pass Benefit: Discount on up to 4 Adult tickets, children under 18 are free and can be reserved in advance as child tickets.

Visit the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum website by clicking the icon on the left to check hours and other information.

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries
 

Mystic Seaport and Mystic Aquarium are two separate entities.  Passes for Mystic Seaport do not include admission to Mystic Aquarium.  Mystic Seaport passes are available at both Southworth and the North Branch Libraries.

 

Mystic Seaport provides one pass for each day of the week and each pass is valid only on the day indicated.

Each pass provides 1/2 off admission for 2 adults and 3 children.
Children age 3 and under are free.

The Seaport's hours of operation vary during the year. Please check their website at www.mysticseaport.org for the current schedule.

Closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

Passes must be returned to the Circulation Desk at the North Branch Library.

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries
 

Mystic Seaport and Mystic Aquarium are two separate entities.  Passes for Mystic Seaport do not include admission to Mystic Aquarium.  Mystic Seaport passes are available at both Southworth and the North Branch Libraries.

 

Mystic Seaport provides one pass for each day of the week and each pass is valid only on the day indicated.

Each pass provides 1/2 off admission for 2 adults and 3 children.  
Children age 3 and under are free.

The Seaport's hours of operation vary during the year.

Please check their website at www.mysticseaport.org for their current schedule.

Closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

Passes must be returned to the circulation desk at Southworth Library.

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

The New Bedford Whaling Museum provides a reusable pass. You may pick up the pass the day before your visit and return it the day after.

Each pass provides half-price admission for 4 individuals, any age.

Please click on the Museum name to go to their website for more information

Open on Monday holidays.
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.

Passes must be returned to the circulation desk at the North Branch Library.

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

The New Bedford Whaling Museum provides a reusable pass. You may pick up the pass the day before your visit and return it the day after.

Each pass provides half-price admission for 4 individuals, any age.

Please click on the Museum name to go to their website for more information

Open on Monday holidays.
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.

Passes must be returned to the circulation desk at Southworth Library.

   

This coupon allows 50% off admission to the New England Aquarium. This is not a ticket. Redeem this coupon in the General Admission line at the Aquarium’s ticket booth for discounted admission for up to four people. Please visit neaq.org/coupons for details. Review the Aquarium’s website at www.neaq.org/safety ahead of your visit to ensure a safe and accessible experience. Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

  • Valid only for Aquarium admission.
  • This coupon does not provide any other discounts and cannot be applied to combo tickets.
  • Library coupons or tickets obtained with library coupons may not be sold.
  • Void if altered or copied. No cash value.
  • Hours of operation are subject to change.

This coupon is valid only for one day. You can either print it out and take it with you or display the pass on your phone or device. Either way, please be sure that the pass barcode is visible.

   

This coupon allows 50% off admission to the New England Aquarium. This is not a ticket. Redeem this coupon in the General Admission line at the Aquarium’s ticket booth for discounted admission for up to four people. Please visit neaq.org/coupons for details. Review the Aquarium’s website at www.neaq.org/safety ahead of your visit to ensure a safe and accessible experience. Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

  • Valid only for Aquarium admission.
  • This coupon does not provide any other discounts and cannot be applied to combo tickets.
  • Library coupons or tickets obtained with library coupons may not be sold.
  • Void if altered or copied. No cash value.
  • Hours of operation are subject to change.

This coupon is valid only for one day. You can either print it out and take it with you or display the pass on your phone or device. Either way, please be sure that the pass barcode is visible.

   

Sponsored by The Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

 Located on 3 acres along Bellevue Avenue, the Museum's galleries are housed in two historically significant buildings—the John N.A. Griswold House (1864) and the Cushing Memorial Gallery (1920).  Each pass provides free admission for up to four adults. Children under 18 are always free.

 

 

Sponsored by The Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

 Located on 3 acres along Bellevue Avenue, the Museum's galleries are housed in two historically significant buildings—the John N.A. Griswold House (1864) and the Cushing Memorial Gallery (1920).  Each pass provides free admission for up to four adults. Children under 18 are always free.

 

 


Each pass admits up to six people at $16 per adult, $10 per child ages 5-17 (for a Heritage Pass, Combination Pass, or Plimoth Patuxet Only pass).

 

You must reserve then print this pass or display the pass confirmation on a phone upon arrival. The pass must display the Library ID # and expiration date.

 

 

 

   

Each pass admits up to six people at $16 per adult, $10 per child ages 5-17 (for a Heritage Pass, Combination Pass, or Plimoth Patuxet Only pass).

 

You must reserve then print this pass or display the pass confirmation on a phone upon arrival. The pass must display the Library ID # and expiration date.

 

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

The Providence Children's Museum issues provides a reusable pass. You may pick up the pass the day before your visit and return it the day after.

Each pass allows half-price admission for up to 4 people.

Hours

  • Wednesday - Sunday
    Choose either a morning or afternoon session
       9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
                     OR
     
      1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Visit the Museum's Facebook page for schedule updates and announcements.

Please click on Museum name to go to their website for more information.

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

The Providence Children's Museum issues provides a reusable pass. You may pick up the pass the day before your visit and return it the day after.

Each pass allows half-price admission for up to 4 people.

Hours

  • Wednesday - Sunday
    Choose either a morning or afternoon session
       9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
                     OR
     
      1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Visit the Museum's Facebook page for schedule updates and announcements.

Please click on Museum name to go to their website for more information.

   

The property encompasses a full city block of gardens which include a boxwood parterre rose garden, a boxwood specimen garden, a woodland garden and a cutting garden. It is the only whaling mansion open to the public in New England that retains its original configuration ofgrounds and outbuildings.

Today this National Historic Landmark offers house tours, lectures and talks, concerts, theatrical performances, family events, changing special exhibitions, and curriculum-supporting educational field trips for local school students.

We invite you to visit 396 County Street and step back in time to experience the history of a community closely tied to the sea.

This pass must be returned to the circulation desk at the DPL North Branch Library.

 

This pass must be returned to the circulation desk at Southworth Library.

 

Pass Type: physical card that must be picked up and returned to the circulation desk at North Branch.

Pass Benefit: Free admission to the USS Constitution Museum. Please note that the actual ship operates independently of the Museum, and this pass is for the Museum only.

The USS Constitution Museum, located in the Charlestown Navy Yard, serves as the memory and educational voice of USS Constitution by collecting, preserving, and interpreting the stories of “Old Ironsides” and the people associated with her. The museum offers a variety of engaging activities, exhibits, and programs, including our interactive exhibit, All Hands on Deck: A Sailor’s Life in 1812, where visitors can furl a sail, sleep in a hammock, and scrub the deck as they join Constitution’s crew in 1812!

Visit the USS Constitution Museum by clicking the icon on the left to check hours and other information. 

Made possible thanks to the USS Constitution Museum.

   

Pass Type: physical card that must be picked up and returned to the circulation desk at Southworth.

Pass Benefit: Free admission to the USS Constitution Museum. Please note that the actual ship operates independently of the Museum, and this pass is for the Museum only.

The USS Constitution Museum, located in the Charlestown Navy Yard, serves as the memory and educational voice of USS Constitution by collecting, preserving, and interpreting the stories of “Old Ironsides” and the people associated with her. The museum offers a variety of engaging activities, exhibits, and programs, including our interactive exhibit, All Hands on Deck: A Sailor’s Life in 1812, where visitors can furl a sail, sleep in a hammock, and scrub the deck as they join Constitution’s crew in 1812!

Visit the USS Constitution Museum by clicking the icon on the left to check hours and other information. 

Made possible thanks to the USS Constitution Museum.

   

Thursday February 22, 2024

Pass Type: physical card that must be picked up and returned to the circulation desk at North Branch.

Pass Benefit: Admission of $3.00 each for up to 2 adults and 3 children.

With Five National Historic Landmark US Naval ships and other craft, Battleship Cove is America's Fleet Museum.  You will experience firsthand what it was like to serve on board a Navy warship in WWII and the Vietnam War era.  Dive into our submarine and explore a high-speed missile corvette that the Soviets designed to fight us.

Visit the Battleship Cove website by clicking the icon on the left to check hours and other information. 

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

   

Pass Type: physical card that must be picked up and returned to the circulation desk at Southworth Library.

Pass Benefit: Admission of $3.00 each for up to 2 adults and 3 children.

With Five National Historic Landmark US Naval ships and other craft, Battleship Cove is America's Fleet Museum.  You will experience firsthand what it was like to serve on board a Navy warship in WWII and the Vietnam War era.  Dive into our submarine and explore a high-speed missile corvette that the Soviets designed to fight us.

Visit the Battleship Cove website by clicking the icon on the left to check hours and other information. 

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

   

Sponsored by The Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

Blithwold is a 33-acre summer estate with grand views of Narragansett Bay and is nationally significant in American history as one of the most fully developed and authentic examples of the Country Place Era. The property features a 45-room mansion filled with family heirlooms, and is framed by a series of lovely gardens that range in character from mysterious to exotic and from poetic to practical. An exceptional collection of rare and unusual plants, specimen trees, an accessible greenhouse, and whimsical stonework project a character that is romantic, fresh, and inspiring – and unique to Blithewold. Please check Blithwold's website for up-to-date hours & prices.

Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum issues passes which can be used on Tuesday through Sunday.  The mansion is closed on Mondays. Library passes may not be used for special programs such as Fairy Days, Sparkle, and Christmas at Blithewold. Each pass provides discounted admission for up to 6 people: $7.00 per adult; $2.00 per Youth (6 to 17 years old). Please check Blithwold's website for up-to-date hours & prices. The Mansion will occasionally close early for Special Events. The grounds & gardens occasionally close early for Special Events. Please click on Museum name to go to their website for more information.

Pass must be returned to the circulation desk at North Branch Library.

   

Sponsored by The Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

Blithwold is a 33-acre summer estate with grand views of Narragansett Bay and is nationally significant in American history as one of the most fully developed and authentic examples of the Country Place Era. The property features a 45-room mansion filled with family heirlooms, and is framed by a series of lovely gardens that range in character from mysterious to exotic and from poetic to practical. An exceptional collection of rare and unusual plants, specimen trees, an accessible greenhouse, and whimsical stonework project a character that is romantic, fresh, and inspiring – and unique to Blithewold. Please check Blithwold's website for up-to-date hours & prices.

Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum issues passes which can be used on Tuesday through Sunday.  The mansion is closed on Mondays. Library passes may not be used for special programs such as Fairy Days, Sparkle, and Christmas at Blithewold. Each pass provides discounted admission for up to 6 people: $7.00 per adult; $2.00 per Youth (6 to 17 years old). Please check Blithwold's website for up-to-date hours & prices. The Mansion will occasionally close early for Special Events. The grounds & gardens occasionally close early for Special Events. Please click on Museum name to go to their website for more information.

Pass must be returned to the Circulation Desk at Southworth Library.

 

 

 

   

Admits up to 4 (adults or children) at half price per person.

After receiving a library discount pass, you must reserve a visit online with Boston Children’s Museum. Due to safety measures, walk-ins are not allowed. Museum capacity is limited at this time.

  1. Patrons must first acquire a dated library discount pass.
  2. Then visit https://www.bostonchildrensmuseum.org/ticketing
  3. Review the directions for timed tickets
  4. Click on the "Discount Programs" & drop down arrow
  5. Click on "Half Price Library Timed Ticket " to book
  6. NEW - Online reservations are required to visit PlaySpace.
  7. The date on the library discount pass must match the date of your visit.
  8. The Museum is open Wed-Sun, closed Mon and Tues except on holidays. Closed Thanksgiving & Christmas.
  9. After arriving at the Museum, proceed to the admissions scanning station with your online reservation and the date specific library discount pass. If you have questions about the online ordering system, contact Orders@BostonChildrensMuseum.org.

This e-ticket is valid only for one day. You can either print it out and take it with you or display the pass on your phone or device. Either way, please be sure that the pass barcode is visible.

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

The Boston Museum of Fine Arts provides a promo code which allows you to reserve discounted general admission or special exhibition tickets online. 
Please reserve your tickets before you visit the museum. You may click on the museum name to go to their website for more information.

The promo code provides:

For up to 2 adults - $10 ticket for either general admission or special exhibits

For up to 4 children ages 7-17 -  $10 ticket for special exhibits only (General admission for this age range is already $10)

Children 6 and under are already admitted free.

  • The pass does not allow discounts on:
    • Shopping
    • Parking
    • Dining
    • Films
    • Concerts
    • Lectures/Seminars
    • Courses

   

Reserve your pass by making a reservation in the library's online reservation system.  Your email confirmation will serve as your pass.  The pass is only good for the date printed on the pass, and you must bring the email confirmation with you when you visit the Museum of Science in Boston.  If you cannot print out your pass at home, you must go the the library to have it printed out for you.

This pass will admit up to 4 people at a 50% discount on tickets to the Museum’s Exhibit Halls. Children under 3 are not included in the count of 4 and are always admitted for free. You do not need to call ahead to reserve a timed ticket. 

1. Your pass can only be used on the date printed on the pass.
2. Please bring your library pass confirmation 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.
4. If you are not able to show your Library confirmation on a phone, please request a paper copy of your confirmation at the library.

If you have questions or would like to reserve your Exhibit Hall passes in advance to avoid waiting in line on the day of  your visit, please call  617-723-2500 (9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. daily).

Museum Hours:

Tuesday–Saturday: 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Thursday (Ages 18+): 6:00–10:00 p.m.
Sunday (Daytime Members/Donors Only): 10:00 a.m.–Noon
Sunday: Noon–5:00 p.m.
Monday: Closed except select days

   

Reserve your pass by making a reservation in the library's online reservation system.  Your email confirmation will serve as your pass.  The pass is only good for the date printed on the pass, and you must bring the email confirmation with you when you visit the Museum of Science in Boston. If you cannot print out your pass at home, you must go the the library to have it printed out for you.

This pass will admit up to 4 people at a 50% discount on tickets to the Museum’s Exhibit Halls. Children under 3 are not included in the count of 4 and are always admitted for free. You do not need to call ahead to reserve a timed ticket. 

1. Your pass can only be used on the date printed on the pass.
2. Please bring your library pass confirmation 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.
4. If you are not able to show your Library confirmation on a phone, please request a paper copy of your confirmation at the library.

If you have questions or would like to reserve your Exhibit Hall passes in advance to avoid waiting in line on the day of  your visit, please call 617-723-2500 (9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. daily).

Museum Hours:

Tuesday–Saturday: 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Thursday (Ages 18+): 6:00–10:00 p.m.
Sunday (Daytime Members/Donors Only): 10:00 a.m.–Noon
Sunday: Noon–5:00 p.m.
Monday: Closed except select days

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

The Harvard Museums of Science & Culture passes are coupons which provide a 50% discount off regular museum admission rates for up to 4 people for the four Harvard Museums of Science & Culture.  At least one person must be a Massachusetts resident.  You MUST redeem the coupon at either the Harvard Museum of Natural History or the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, which are located side by side in Cambridge.

Each pass includes access to all four HMSC museums:

  • Harvard Museum of Natural History at 26 Oxford St., Cambridge         Open daily 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
  •  
  • Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology at 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge   Open daily 9am to 5pm
  •  
  • Harvard Museum of the Ancient Near East at 6 divinity St., Cambridge       Open Sunday through Friday 11:00 am to 4:00 pm.  Closed on Saturdays.
  •  
  • Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments at 10 Oxford St., Cambridge       Open Sunday through Friday, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm

All four museums are closed on January 1, Thanksgiving Day, December 24 and December 25.

 


 

 

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

 The Harvard Museums of Science & Culture passes are coupons which provide a 50% discount off regular museum admission rates for up to 4 people for the four Harvard Museums of Science & Culture.  At least one person must be a Massachusetts resident.  You MUST redeem the coupon at either the Harvard Museum of Natural History or the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, which are located side by side in Cambridge.

Each pass includes access to all four HMSC museums:

  • Harvard Museum of Natural History at 26 Oxford St., Cambridge       Open daily 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
  •  
  • Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology at 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge     Open daily 9 am to 5 pm
  •  
  • Harvard Museum of the Ancient Near East at 6 divinity St., Cambridge               Open Sunday through Friday 11:00 am to 4:00 pm.  Closed on Saturdays.
  •  
  • Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments at 10 Oxford St., Cambridge         Open Sunday through Friday, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm

All four museums are closed on January 1, Thanksgiving Day, December 24 and December 25.

 


 

 

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

The Heritage Museums and Gardens provides a discount code to enter upon checkout for e-tickets. Select the day you would like to visit and this must be the same day you reserved the pass from the library.

Receive 50% off general admission prices for up to 6 tickets.  Please reserve your tickets before you visit the museum.  You may click on the museum name to go to their website for more information.

1. The discount code provides half price admission:

2. For adults - 50% off $22 general admission ticket

3. For ages 3-17 - 50% off $12 general admission ticket

4. Children 2 and under are admitted free.

5. When you are done with your transaction, wait for a confirmation email that will include your e-ticket to print out or show on your phone for entry.

 

   

Pass Type: physical pass* that must be picked up at North Branch and presented at the Museum. You can discard the pass once it's been presented at the Museum.

*Redeem this pass online before visiting. Admission must be purchased in advance.

Pass Benefit: Discount on up to 4 Adult tickets, children under 18 are free and can be reserved in advance as child tickets.

Visit the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum website by clicking the icon on the left to check hours and other information.

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

   

Pass Type: physical pass* that must be picked up at Southworth Library and presented at the Museum. You can discard the pass once it's been presented at the Museum.

*Redeem this pass online before visiting. Admission must be purchased in advance.

Pass Benefit: Discount on up to 4 Adult tickets, children under 18 are free and can be reserved in advance as child tickets.

Visit the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum website by clicking the icon on the left to check hours and other information.

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries
 

Mystic Seaport and Mystic Aquarium are two separate entities.  Passes for Mystic Seaport do not include admission to Mystic Aquarium.  Mystic Seaport passes are available at both Southworth and the North Branch Libraries.

 

Mystic Seaport provides one pass for each day of the week and each pass is valid only on the day indicated.

Each pass provides 1/2 off admission for 2 adults and 3 children.
Children age 3 and under are free.

The Seaport's hours of operation vary during the year. Please check their website at www.mysticseaport.org for the current schedule.

Closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

Passes must be returned to the Circulation Desk at the North Branch Library.

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries
 

Mystic Seaport and Mystic Aquarium are two separate entities.  Passes for Mystic Seaport do not include admission to Mystic Aquarium.  Mystic Seaport passes are available at both Southworth and the North Branch Libraries.

 

Mystic Seaport provides one pass for each day of the week and each pass is valid only on the day indicated.

Each pass provides 1/2 off admission for 2 adults and 3 children.  
Children age 3 and under are free.

The Seaport's hours of operation vary during the year.

Please check their website at www.mysticseaport.org for their current schedule.

Closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

Passes must be returned to the circulation desk at Southworth Library.

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

The New Bedford Whaling Museum provides a reusable pass. You may pick up the pass the day before your visit and return it the day after.

Each pass provides half-price admission for 4 individuals, any age.

Please click on the Museum name to go to their website for more information

Open on Monday holidays.
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.

Passes must be returned to the circulation desk at the North Branch Library.

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

The New Bedford Whaling Museum provides a reusable pass. You may pick up the pass the day before your visit and return it the day after.

Each pass provides half-price admission for 4 individuals, any age.

Please click on the Museum name to go to their website for more information

Open on Monday holidays.
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.

Passes must be returned to the circulation desk at Southworth Library.

   

This coupon allows 50% off admission to the New England Aquarium. This is not a ticket. Redeem this coupon in the General Admission line at the Aquarium’s ticket booth for discounted admission for up to four people. Please visit neaq.org/coupons for details. Review the Aquarium’s website at www.neaq.org/safety ahead of your visit to ensure a safe and accessible experience. Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

  • Valid only for Aquarium admission.
  • This coupon does not provide any other discounts and cannot be applied to combo tickets.
  • Library coupons or tickets obtained with library coupons may not be sold.
  • Void if altered or copied. No cash value.
  • Hours of operation are subject to change.

This coupon is valid only for one day. You can either print it out and take it with you or display the pass on your phone or device. Either way, please be sure that the pass barcode is visible.

   

This coupon allows 50% off admission to the New England Aquarium. This is not a ticket. Redeem this coupon in the General Admission line at the Aquarium’s ticket booth for discounted admission for up to four people. Please visit neaq.org/coupons for details. Review the Aquarium’s website at www.neaq.org/safety ahead of your visit to ensure a safe and accessible experience. Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

  • Valid only for Aquarium admission.
  • This coupon does not provide any other discounts and cannot be applied to combo tickets.
  • Library coupons or tickets obtained with library coupons may not be sold.
  • Void if altered or copied. No cash value.
  • Hours of operation are subject to change.

This coupon is valid only for one day. You can either print it out and take it with you or display the pass on your phone or device. Either way, please be sure that the pass barcode is visible.

   

Sponsored by The Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

 Located on 3 acres along Bellevue Avenue, the Museum's galleries are housed in two historically significant buildings—the John N.A. Griswold House (1864) and the Cushing Memorial Gallery (1920).  Each pass provides free admission for up to four adults. Children under 18 are always free.

 

 

Sponsored by The Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

 Located on 3 acres along Bellevue Avenue, the Museum's galleries are housed in two historically significant buildings—the John N.A. Griswold House (1864) and the Cushing Memorial Gallery (1920).  Each pass provides free admission for up to four adults. Children under 18 are always free.

 

 


Each pass admits up to six people at $16 per adult, $10 per child ages 5-17 (for a Heritage Pass, Combination Pass, or Plimoth Patuxet Only pass).

 

You must reserve then print this pass or display the pass confirmation on a phone upon arrival. The pass must display the Library ID # and expiration date.

 

 

 

   

Each pass admits up to six people at $16 per adult, $10 per child ages 5-17 (for a Heritage Pass, Combination Pass, or Plimoth Patuxet Only pass).

 

You must reserve then print this pass or display the pass confirmation on a phone upon arrival. The pass must display the Library ID # and expiration date.

 

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

The Providence Children's Museum issues provides a reusable pass. You may pick up the pass the day before your visit and return it the day after.

Each pass allows half-price admission for up to 4 people.

Hours

  • Wednesday - Sunday
    Choose either a morning or afternoon session
       9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
                     OR
     
      1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Visit the Museum's Facebook page for schedule updates and announcements.

Please click on Museum name to go to their website for more information.

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

The Providence Children's Museum issues provides a reusable pass. You may pick up the pass the day before your visit and return it the day after.

Each pass allows half-price admission for up to 4 people.

Hours

  • Wednesday - Sunday
    Choose either a morning or afternoon session
       9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
                     OR
     
      1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Visit the Museum's Facebook page for schedule updates and announcements.

Please click on Museum name to go to their website for more information.

   

The property encompasses a full city block of gardens which include a boxwood parterre rose garden, a boxwood specimen garden, a woodland garden and a cutting garden. It is the only whaling mansion open to the public in New England that retains its original configuration ofgrounds and outbuildings.

Today this National Historic Landmark offers house tours, lectures and talks, concerts, theatrical performances, family events, changing special exhibitions, and curriculum-supporting educational field trips for local school students.

We invite you to visit 396 County Street and step back in time to experience the history of a community closely tied to the sea.

This pass must be returned to the circulation desk at the DPL North Branch Library.

 

This pass must be returned to the circulation desk at Southworth Library.

 

Pass Type: physical card that must be picked up and returned to the circulation desk at North Branch.

Pass Benefit: Free admission to the USS Constitution Museum. Please note that the actual ship operates independently of the Museum, and this pass is for the Museum only.

The USS Constitution Museum, located in the Charlestown Navy Yard, serves as the memory and educational voice of USS Constitution by collecting, preserving, and interpreting the stories of “Old Ironsides” and the people associated with her. The museum offers a variety of engaging activities, exhibits, and programs, including our interactive exhibit, All Hands on Deck: A Sailor’s Life in 1812, where visitors can furl a sail, sleep in a hammock, and scrub the deck as they join Constitution’s crew in 1812!

Visit the USS Constitution Museum by clicking the icon on the left to check hours and other information. 

Made possible thanks to the USS Constitution Museum.

   

Pass Type: physical card that must be picked up and returned to the circulation desk at Southworth.

Pass Benefit: Free admission to the USS Constitution Museum. Please note that the actual ship operates independently of the Museum, and this pass is for the Museum only.

The USS Constitution Museum, located in the Charlestown Navy Yard, serves as the memory and educational voice of USS Constitution by collecting, preserving, and interpreting the stories of “Old Ironsides” and the people associated with her. The museum offers a variety of engaging activities, exhibits, and programs, including our interactive exhibit, All Hands on Deck: A Sailor’s Life in 1812, where visitors can furl a sail, sleep in a hammock, and scrub the deck as they join Constitution’s crew in 1812!

Visit the USS Constitution Museum by clicking the icon on the left to check hours and other information. 

Made possible thanks to the USS Constitution Museum.

   

Friday February 23, 2024

Pass Type: physical card that must be picked up and returned to the circulation desk at North Branch.

Pass Benefit: Admission of $3.00 each for up to 2 adults and 3 children.

With Five National Historic Landmark US Naval ships and other craft, Battleship Cove is America's Fleet Museum.  You will experience firsthand what it was like to serve on board a Navy warship in WWII and the Vietnam War era.  Dive into our submarine and explore a high-speed missile corvette that the Soviets designed to fight us.

Visit the Battleship Cove website by clicking the icon on the left to check hours and other information. 

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

   

Pass Type: physical card that must be picked up and returned to the circulation desk at Southworth Library.

Pass Benefit: Admission of $3.00 each for up to 2 adults and 3 children.

With Five National Historic Landmark US Naval ships and other craft, Battleship Cove is America's Fleet Museum.  You will experience firsthand what it was like to serve on board a Navy warship in WWII and the Vietnam War era.  Dive into our submarine and explore a high-speed missile corvette that the Soviets designed to fight us.

Visit the Battleship Cove website by clicking the icon on the left to check hours and other information. 

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

   

Sponsored by The Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

Blithwold is a 33-acre summer estate with grand views of Narragansett Bay and is nationally significant in American history as one of the most fully developed and authentic examples of the Country Place Era. The property features a 45-room mansion filled with family heirlooms, and is framed by a series of lovely gardens that range in character from mysterious to exotic and from poetic to practical. An exceptional collection of rare and unusual plants, specimen trees, an accessible greenhouse, and whimsical stonework project a character that is romantic, fresh, and inspiring – and unique to Blithewold. Please check Blithwold's website for up-to-date hours & prices.

Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum issues passes which can be used on Tuesday through Sunday.  The mansion is closed on Mondays. Library passes may not be used for special programs such as Fairy Days, Sparkle, and Christmas at Blithewold. Each pass provides discounted admission for up to 6 people: $7.00 per adult; $2.00 per Youth (6 to 17 years old). Please check Blithwold's website for up-to-date hours & prices. The Mansion will occasionally close early for Special Events. The grounds & gardens occasionally close early for Special Events. Please click on Museum name to go to their website for more information.

Pass must be returned to the circulation desk at North Branch Library.

   

Sponsored by The Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

Blithwold is a 33-acre summer estate with grand views of Narragansett Bay and is nationally significant in American history as one of the most fully developed and authentic examples of the Country Place Era. The property features a 45-room mansion filled with family heirlooms, and is framed by a series of lovely gardens that range in character from mysterious to exotic and from poetic to practical. An exceptional collection of rare and unusual plants, specimen trees, an accessible greenhouse, and whimsical stonework project a character that is romantic, fresh, and inspiring – and unique to Blithewold. Please check Blithwold's website for up-to-date hours & prices.

Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum issues passes which can be used on Tuesday through Sunday.  The mansion is closed on Mondays. Library passes may not be used for special programs such as Fairy Days, Sparkle, and Christmas at Blithewold. Each pass provides discounted admission for up to 6 people: $7.00 per adult; $2.00 per Youth (6 to 17 years old). Please check Blithwold's website for up-to-date hours & prices. The Mansion will occasionally close early for Special Events. The grounds & gardens occasionally close early for Special Events. Please click on Museum name to go to their website for more information.

Pass must be returned to the Circulation Desk at Southworth Library.

 

 

 

   

Admits up to 4 (adults or children) at half price per person.

After receiving a library discount pass, you must reserve a visit online with Boston Children’s Museum. Due to safety measures, walk-ins are not allowed. Museum capacity is limited at this time.

  1. Patrons must first acquire a dated library discount pass.
  2. Then visit https://www.bostonchildrensmuseum.org/ticketing
  3. Review the directions for timed tickets
  4. Click on the "Discount Programs" & drop down arrow
  5. Click on "Half Price Library Timed Ticket " to book
  6. NEW - Online reservations are required to visit PlaySpace.
  7. The date on the library discount pass must match the date of your visit.
  8. The Museum is open Wed-Sun, closed Mon and Tues except on holidays. Closed Thanksgiving & Christmas.
  9. After arriving at the Museum, proceed to the admissions scanning station with your online reservation and the date specific library discount pass. If you have questions about the online ordering system, contact Orders@BostonChildrensMuseum.org.

This e-ticket is valid only for one day. You can either print it out and take it with you or display the pass on your phone or device. Either way, please be sure that the pass barcode is visible.

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

The Boston Museum of Fine Arts provides a promo code which allows you to reserve discounted general admission or special exhibition tickets online. 
Please reserve your tickets before you visit the museum. You may click on the museum name to go to their website for more information.

The promo code provides:

For up to 2 adults - $10 ticket for either general admission or special exhibits

For up to 4 children ages 7-17 -  $10 ticket for special exhibits only (General admission for this age range is already $10)

Children 6 and under are already admitted free.

  • The pass does not allow discounts on:
    • Shopping
    • Parking
    • Dining
    • Films
    • Concerts
    • Lectures/Seminars
    • Courses

   

Reserve your pass by making a reservation in the library's online reservation system.  Your email confirmation will serve as your pass.  The pass is only good for the date printed on the pass, and you must bring the email confirmation with you when you visit the Museum of Science in Boston.  If you cannot print out your pass at home, you must go the the library to have it printed out for you.

This pass will admit up to 4 people at a 50% discount on tickets to the Museum’s Exhibit Halls. Children under 3 are not included in the count of 4 and are always admitted for free. You do not need to call ahead to reserve a timed ticket. 

1. Your pass can only be used on the date printed on the pass.
2. Please bring your library pass confirmation 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.
4. If you are not able to show your Library confirmation on a phone, please request a paper copy of your confirmation at the library.

If you have questions or would like to reserve your Exhibit Hall passes in advance to avoid waiting in line on the day of  your visit, please call  617-723-2500 (9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. daily).

Museum Hours:

Tuesday–Saturday: 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Thursday (Ages 18+): 6:00–10:00 p.m.
Sunday (Daytime Members/Donors Only): 10:00 a.m.–Noon
Sunday: Noon–5:00 p.m.
Monday: Closed except select days

   

Reserve your pass by making a reservation in the library's online reservation system.  Your email confirmation will serve as your pass.  The pass is only good for the date printed on the pass, and you must bring the email confirmation with you when you visit the Museum of Science in Boston. If you cannot print out your pass at home, you must go the the library to have it printed out for you.

This pass will admit up to 4 people at a 50% discount on tickets to the Museum’s Exhibit Halls. Children under 3 are not included in the count of 4 and are always admitted for free. You do not need to call ahead to reserve a timed ticket. 

1. Your pass can only be used on the date printed on the pass.
2. Please bring your library pass confirmation 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.
4. If you are not able to show your Library confirmation on a phone, please request a paper copy of your confirmation at the library.

If you have questions or would like to reserve your Exhibit Hall passes in advance to avoid waiting in line on the day of  your visit, please call 617-723-2500 (9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. daily).

Museum Hours:

Tuesday–Saturday: 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Thursday (Ages 18+): 6:00–10:00 p.m.
Sunday (Daytime Members/Donors Only): 10:00 a.m.–Noon
Sunday: Noon–5:00 p.m.
Monday: Closed except select days

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

The Harvard Museums of Science & Culture passes are coupons which provide a 50% discount off regular museum admission rates for up to 4 people for the four Harvard Museums of Science & Culture.  At least one person must be a Massachusetts resident.  You MUST redeem the coupon at either the Harvard Museum of Natural History or the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, which are located side by side in Cambridge.

Each pass includes access to all four HMSC museums:

  • Harvard Museum of Natural History at 26 Oxford St., Cambridge         Open daily 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
  •  
  • Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology at 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge   Open daily 9am to 5pm
  •  
  • Harvard Museum of the Ancient Near East at 6 divinity St., Cambridge       Open Sunday through Friday 11:00 am to 4:00 pm.  Closed on Saturdays.
  •  
  • Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments at 10 Oxford St., Cambridge       Open Sunday through Friday, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm

All four museums are closed on January 1, Thanksgiving Day, December 24 and December 25.

 


 

 

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

 The Harvard Museums of Science & Culture passes are coupons which provide a 50% discount off regular museum admission rates for up to 4 people for the four Harvard Museums of Science & Culture.  At least one person must be a Massachusetts resident.  You MUST redeem the coupon at either the Harvard Museum of Natural History or the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, which are located side by side in Cambridge.

Each pass includes access to all four HMSC museums:

  • Harvard Museum of Natural History at 26 Oxford St., Cambridge       Open daily 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
  •  
  • Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology at 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge     Open daily 9 am to 5 pm
  •  
  • Harvard Museum of the Ancient Near East at 6 divinity St., Cambridge               Open Sunday through Friday 11:00 am to 4:00 pm.  Closed on Saturdays.
  •  
  • Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments at 10 Oxford St., Cambridge         Open Sunday through Friday, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm

All four museums are closed on January 1, Thanksgiving Day, December 24 and December 25.

 


 

 

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

The Heritage Museums and Gardens provides a discount code to enter upon checkout for e-tickets. Select the day you would like to visit and this must be the same day you reserved the pass from the library.

Receive 50% off general admission prices for up to 6 tickets.  Please reserve your tickets before you visit the museum.  You may click on the museum name to go to their website for more information.

1. The discount code provides half price admission:

2. For adults - 50% off $22 general admission ticket

3. For ages 3-17 - 50% off $12 general admission ticket

4. Children 2 and under are admitted free.

5. When you are done with your transaction, wait for a confirmation email that will include your e-ticket to print out or show on your phone for entry.

 

   

Pass Type: physical pass* that must be picked up at North Branch and presented at the Museum. You can discard the pass once it's been presented at the Museum.

*Redeem this pass online before visiting. Admission must be purchased in advance.

Pass Benefit: Discount on up to 4 Adult tickets, children under 18 are free and can be reserved in advance as child tickets.

Visit the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum website by clicking the icon on the left to check hours and other information.

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

   

Pass Type: physical pass* that must be picked up at Southworth Library and presented at the Museum. You can discard the pass once it's been presented at the Museum.

*Redeem this pass online before visiting. Admission must be purchased in advance.

Pass Benefit: Discount on up to 4 Adult tickets, children under 18 are free and can be reserved in advance as child tickets.

Visit the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum website by clicking the icon on the left to check hours and other information.

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries
 

Mystic Seaport and Mystic Aquarium are two separate entities.  Passes for Mystic Seaport do not include admission to Mystic Aquarium.  Mystic Seaport passes are available at both Southworth and the North Branch Libraries.

 

Mystic Seaport provides one pass for each day of the week and each pass is valid only on the day indicated.

Each pass provides 1/2 off admission for 2 adults and 3 children.
Children age 3 and under are free.

The Seaport's hours of operation vary during the year. Please check their website at www.mysticseaport.org for the current schedule.

Closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

Passes must be returned to the Circulation Desk at the North Branch Library.

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries
 

Mystic Seaport and Mystic Aquarium are two separate entities.  Passes for Mystic Seaport do not include admission to Mystic Aquarium.  Mystic Seaport passes are available at both Southworth and the North Branch Libraries.

 

Mystic Seaport provides one pass for each day of the week and each pass is valid only on the day indicated.

Each pass provides 1/2 off admission for 2 adults and 3 children.  
Children age 3 and under are free.

The Seaport's hours of operation vary during the year.

Please check their website at www.mysticseaport.org for their current schedule.

Closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

Passes must be returned to the circulation desk at Southworth Library.

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

The New Bedford Whaling Museum provides a reusable pass. You may pick up the pass the day before your visit and return it the day after.

Each pass provides half-price admission for 4 individuals, any age.

Please click on the Museum name to go to their website for more information

Open on Monday holidays.
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.

Passes must be returned to the circulation desk at the North Branch Library.

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

The New Bedford Whaling Museum provides a reusable pass. You may pick up the pass the day before your visit and return it the day after.

Each pass provides half-price admission for 4 individuals, any age.

Please click on the Museum name to go to their website for more information

Open on Monday holidays.
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.

Passes must be returned to the circulation desk at Southworth Library.

   

This coupon allows 50% off admission to the New England Aquarium. This is not a ticket. Redeem this coupon in the General Admission line at the Aquarium’s ticket booth for discounted admission for up to four people. Please visit neaq.org/coupons for details. Review the Aquarium’s website at www.neaq.org/safety ahead of your visit to ensure a safe and accessible experience. Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

  • Valid only for Aquarium admission.
  • This coupon does not provide any other discounts and cannot be applied to combo tickets.
  • Library coupons or tickets obtained with library coupons may not be sold.
  • Void if altered or copied. No cash value.
  • Hours of operation are subject to change.

This coupon is valid only for one day. You can either print it out and take it with you or display the pass on your phone or device. Either way, please be sure that the pass barcode is visible.

   

This coupon allows 50% off admission to the New England Aquarium. This is not a ticket. Redeem this coupon in the General Admission line at the Aquarium’s ticket booth for discounted admission for up to four people. Please visit neaq.org/coupons for details. Review the Aquarium’s website at www.neaq.org/safety ahead of your visit to ensure a safe and accessible experience. Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

  • Valid only for Aquarium admission.
  • This coupon does not provide any other discounts and cannot be applied to combo tickets.
  • Library coupons or tickets obtained with library coupons may not be sold.
  • Void if altered or copied. No cash value.
  • Hours of operation are subject to change.

This coupon is valid only for one day. You can either print it out and take it with you or display the pass on your phone or device. Either way, please be sure that the pass barcode is visible.

   

Sponsored by The Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

 Located on 3 acres along Bellevue Avenue, the Museum's galleries are housed in two historically significant buildings—the John N.A. Griswold House (1864) and the Cushing Memorial Gallery (1920).  Each pass provides free admission for up to four adults. Children under 18 are always free.

 

 

Sponsored by The Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries.

 Located on 3 acres along Bellevue Avenue, the Museum's galleries are housed in two historically significant buildings—the John N.A. Griswold House (1864) and the Cushing Memorial Gallery (1920).  Each pass provides free admission for up to four adults. Children under 18 are always free.

 

 


Each pass admits up to six people at $16 per adult, $10 per child ages 5-17 (for a Heritage Pass, Combination Pass, or Plimoth Patuxet Only pass).

 

You must reserve then print this pass or display the pass confirmation on a phone upon arrival. The pass must display the Library ID # and expiration date.

 

 

 

   

Each pass admits up to six people at $16 per adult, $10 per child ages 5-17 (for a Heritage Pass, Combination Pass, or Plimoth Patuxet Only pass).

 

You must reserve then print this pass or display the pass confirmation on a phone upon arrival. The pass must display the Library ID # and expiration date.

 

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

The Providence Children's Museum issues provides a reusable pass. You may pick up the pass the day before your visit and return it the day after.

Each pass allows half-price admission for up to 4 people.

Hours

  • Wednesday - Sunday
    Choose either a morning or afternoon session
       9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
                     OR
     
      1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Visit the Museum's Facebook page for schedule updates and announcements.

Please click on Museum name to go to their website for more information.

   

Sponsored by Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

The Providence Children's Museum issues provides a reusable pass. You may pick up the pass the day before your visit and return it the day after.

Each pass allows half-price admission for up to 4 people.

Hours

  • Wednesday - Sunday
    Choose either a morning or afternoon session
       9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
                     OR
     
      1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Visit the Museum's Facebook page for schedule updates and announcements.

Please click on Museum name to go to their website for more information.

   

The property encompasses a full city block of gardens which include a boxwood parterre rose garden, a boxwood specimen garden, a woodland garden and a cutting garden. It is the only whaling mansion open to the public in New England that retains its original configuration ofgrounds and outbuildings.

Today this National Historic Landmark offers house tours, lectures and talks, concerts, theatrical performances, family events, changing special exhibitions, and curriculum-supporting educational field trips for local school students.

We invite you to visit 396 County Street and step back in time to experience the history of a community closely tied to the sea.

This pass must be returned to the circulation desk at the DPL North Branch Library.

 

This pass must be returned to the circulation desk at Southworth Library.

 

Pass Type: physical card that must be picked up and returned to the circulation desk at North Branch.

Pass Benefit: Free admission to the USS Constitution Museum. Please note that the actual ship operates independently of the Museum, and this pass is for the Museum only.

The USS Constitution Museum, located in the Charlestown Navy Yard, serves as the memory and educational voice of USS Constitution by collecting, preserving, and interpreting the stories of “Old Ironsides” and the people associated with her. The museum offers a variety of engaging activities, exhibits, and programs, including our interactive exhibit, All Hands on Deck: A Sailor’s Life in 1812, where visitors can furl a sail, sleep in a hammock, and scrub the deck as they join Constitution’s crew in 1812!

Visit the USS Constitution Museum by clicking the icon on the left to check hours and other information. 

Made possible thanks to the USS Constitution Museum.

   

Pass Type: physical card that must be picked up and returned to the circulation desk at Southworth.

Pass Benefit: Free admission to the USS Constitution Museum. Please note that the actual ship operates independently of the Museum, and this pass is for the Museum only.

The USS Constitution Museum, located in the Charlestown Navy Yard, serves as the memory and educational voice of USS Constitution by collecting, preserving, and interpreting the stories of “Old Ironsides” and the people associated with her. The museum offers a variety of engaging activities, exhibits, and programs, including our interactive exhibit, All Hands on Deck: A Sailor’s Life in 1812, where visitors can furl a sail, sleep in a hammock, and scrub the deck as they join Constitution’s crew in 1812!

Visit the USS Constitution Museum by clicking the icon on the left to check hours and other information. 

Made possible thanks to the USS Constitution Museum.