Currently, each museum has a different process to reserve a time to visit. Most are not allowing walk-in visitors. We suggest you call ahead to the museum you are interested in or visit their website to find out their latest operating procedures.

Discounted admission to local attractions, aquariums, gardens, museums, parks & other fun stuff to reserve via email circdesk@nhplib.org or phone 603.964.6326. We recommend you visit the website of each museum you are interested in visiting, to learn up to date information about their hours of operation. Thank you to the Friends of NHPL for their generous support for funding passes.


American Independence Museum

Exeter, NH – Pass offers free admission to 2 adults and 2 children.

Aviation Museum of New Hampshire

Londonderry, NH – Pass offers free admission for up to 4 people. Children under 5 are free.

The Children’s Museum of New Hampshire

Dover, NH – Discount admission: pass admits four people.

Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine 

Portland, ME – Discount admission: pass admits four people.

Currier Museum of Art

Manchester, NH – Discount admission: pass provides 50% general admission for two adults and youth family members ages 13-17; children 12 years and under are free .

Fuller Gardens

North Hampton, NH – Free admission for one person, 4 passes available each day. Passes must be picked up and returned to the library.

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

Boston, MA – Discount admission: pass admits four people.

Museum of Fine Arts

Boston, MA – Discount admission: pass admits two people.

Museum of Science

Boston, MA – Discount admission: pass admits four people.

New England Aquarium

Boston, MA – Discount admission: pass admits four people.

New Hampshire State Parks Pass

New Hampshire – Free admission:  pass admits two adults and four dependents to all day-use parks. *It is not valid at the Cannon Mountain Aerial Tramway, the Flume Gorge, Hampton Beach State Park – South Beach, or Wallis Sands.

Seacoast Science Center

Rye, NH – Discount admission:  pass admits two adults and four children.
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Strawbery Banke

Portsmouth, NH – Free admission: pass admits two adults and up to four children under 17.

Thank you to the Friends of NHPL for their generous support for funding passes.