Museum Passes

Due to COVID-19, museum passes are not currently available through the library. Please contact the museum of choice for availability information.

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The West Haven Public Library provides passes that offer reduced admission to a variety of museums, zoos, and parks.  These passes are available for pickup at the Circulation Desk of the Main Library, and some are even available to print from home!  Click the links below to see what we have available and reserve your pass.

Browse Passes by Museum

Browse Passes by Date

Review/Cancel Existing Reservations

Call the Main Library at (203) 937-4233 if you have any questions!

2021 Connecticut Summer at the Museum – Free Admission for Kids

Click here for information about CT’s Summer program  running from July 1st through September 6th.

Free Museums

The following museums do not charge admission or require a museum pass.  List current as of January 5, 2018.  Visit each institution’s website for hours, location, and additional information.

Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry
Storrs, CT

Connecticut State Museum of Natural History & Archaeology Center
Storrs, CT

Davison Art Center – Wesleyan University
Middletown, CT

Knights of Columbus Museum
New Haven, CT

Museum of Connecticut History at the Connecticut State Library
Hartford, CT

National Helicopter Museum
Stratford, CT

Nautilus and Submarine Force Museum
Groton, CT

New England Civil War Museum
Rockville, CT

William Benton Museum of Art
Storrs, CT

Yale Center for British Art
New Haven, CT

Amherst College Museums
Amherst, MA

Mt. Holyoke College Art Museums
South Hadley, MA

Springfield Armory National Historic Site
Springfield, MA

Westfield Athenaeum & Museum
Westfield, MA