Greenwich Library Has Just the Ticket for Summer Fun

The library has a park and museum pass program that provides free or discounted admission to dozens of attractions around Connecticut.

Mystic Aquarium. Photo: mysticchamber.org.
Mystic Aquarium. Photo: mysticchamber.org.

Looking for ideas to mix it up a bit and do something exciting this summer?

The Greenwich Library may just be the ticket — literally.

The library has a park and museum pass program for library cardholders who can explore the Constitution State. The passes provide free admission or discounts to a variety of Connecticut State parks, forests, and beaches as well as selected area museums. 

The passes may be checked out for three days at a time on a first-come, first-served basis. No reservations or renewals are permitted and a $1 per day late fee will be charged for overdue passes. The passes are available at the Main Library to both Greenwich Library and Perrot Library cardholders. 

Available passes include:

  • Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art in Ridgefield: Admits two adults and children.
  • Bruce Museum, Greenwich: Admits two adults and two children.
  • Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo, Bridgeport: Admits two adults and four children.
  • Connecticut State Parks: Waives entrance fees for all state parks and forests and is valid for two adults and four children.
  • Connecticut’s Old State House in Hartford: Admits two adults and two children.
  • Discovery Museum and Planetarium, Bridgeport: Admits 2 adults and 4 children under 18
  • Earthplace, Westport: Admits one family of four.
  • Florence Griswold Museum, Old Lyme: Admits 2 adults and 2 children under 12
  • Maritime Aquarium in Norwalk: $2 off combination ticket; good for up to six people.
  • Mystic Aquarium in Mystic: $5 off for up to 4 people
  • Neuberger Museum of Art in Purchase, NY: Admits one family or two adults.
  • Stamford Museum and Nature Center, Stamford: Admits 2 adults and their children.
  • Stepping Stones Museum for Children, Norwalk: One free admission with each purchase of one admission at the regular price ($14).
  • Wadsworth Atheneum in Hartford: Admits two adults and two children.

For more information, visit the Patron Services Desk at Greenwich Library or call 203-625-6524.


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