Museum Passes

Due to Covid please contact the museum or review their website for details.  Some passes may not be honored.

The Library is happy to offer various museum passes thanks to the generous support of the Friends of the Saxton B. Little Free Library. Generally museum passes circulate for two days, and may be reserved ahead of time by calling or stopping in the Library.

Please click the museum’s name to jump to the museum’s website for more information.

Mattatuck Museum
144 Main Street
Waterbury, CT 06702
Hours Tue, Wed, Fri & Sat 11-5; Sun 11-4; Thurs 11-7, Closed Mondays
2 adults and their children free admission; the Library has 2 passes



The New England Carousel Museum
95 Riverside Ave Rt 72
Bristol, CT 06010
Hours Wed-Sat 10-5 / Sun 12-5
Saturday & Sunday during December, January and February, Closed Holidays
Pass admits 4, with unlimited rides at the Carousel.




Pez Candy Visitor Center
35 Prindle Hill Road
Orange, CT 06477
Hours:  Mon- Sat 10:00-5; Sun 12-5
Pass allows free admission for up to 4 people.


Lutz Children’s Museum

247 South Main Street
Manchester, CT 06040
Hours: Tue-Fri: 9-5:00; Sat-Sun: 12-5:00
Pass allows: 1/2 price admission for up to 6 people.


Mystic Seaport

75 Greenmanville Rd.
Mystic, CT 06355
Hours: April-October 9-5; Nov-March 10-4
Pass admits: 2 adults, 2 children 50 % off.


New Britain Museum of American Art
56 Lexington St.
New Britain, CT 06952
Hours: Tue, Wed & Fri 11-5; Thur 11-8; Sat 10-5; Sun 12-5
Pass admits: 4 people FREE.


Florence Griswold Museum

96 Lyme St.
Old Lyme, CT 06371
Hours: Tue-Sat 10-5; Sun 1-5
Pass admits: 2 adults, 2 children (under age 12)


Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art

125 West Bay Road
Amherst MA 1002
Hours: 10 am – 4 pm Tuesday thru Friday
10 am – 5 pm Saturday
12- 5 pm Sunday
Closed Mondays*, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas eve, Christmas and New Year’s Day *except in July & August
Free admission for two (2) adults and up to four (4) children.


The Children’s Museum
950 Trout Brook Rd.
West Hartford, CT 06119
Hours: Tue-Sat 9-4; Sun 11-4 (Mondays 9-4 during W. Hartford school holidays, July and August)
Pass admits 1 FREE admission with very paid admission (limit 4 free per pass).


Roaring Brook Nature Center
70 Gracey Rd.
Canton, CT 06019
Hours: Tue-Sat 10-5; Sun 1-5 (Mondays July and August)
Pass admits 1 FREE admission with very paid admission (limit 4 free per pass).


State Park Pass
Any State Park in CT
Hours: 8:00 am – sunset / April – October
Pass admits: Valid for 2 adults and 4 children at Dinosaur, Fort Trumbull and Gillette Castle State parks
Dinosaur State Park, Rocky Hill
400 West St., Rocky Hill, CT 06067
Hours: Tues- Sun: 9-4:30

Note: Connecticut has launched the Passport to Parks Program.  Residents, in a Connecticut registered car, are no longer required to pay a parking fee at CT State Parks and Forest recreation areas, due to DMV collecting a $10 fee ($5 per year) on behalf of DEEP at the time of registration and registration renewals for non-commercial motor vehicles.


Beardsley Zoo
1875 Noble Ave
Bridgeport, CT
Hours 9:00 am – 4:00 pm daily
Pass is valid for up to 6 people, $9.00 admission.


Connecticut’s Old State House
800 Main St.
Hartford, CT
Hours: Monday – Friday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
FREE admission for up to 2 adults and 2 children.


Pass currently not honored due to Covid
Mystic Aquarium
55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT 06355
Hours: March-November 9-6
December – February Mon-Fri 10-5; Sat-Sun 9-6
Pass admits: $4.00 off admission for up to four (4) people


Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art

500 Main St.
Hartford, CT 06103
Hours: Wed-Fri 11-5
Sat-Sun 10-5
1st Thurs of the month 1-8
Pass admits: 2 adults & 2 children FREE.
Buy one get one free for film programs.



Pass currently not offered due to Covid.
Science Center of Harford

250 Columbus Blvd.
Hartford, CT 06103
Hours: Tue – Sun 10-5
Pass allows: 20% off general admission for up to 4 people