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Museum Passes

All of our museum passes have been generously donated by the Friends of the Cheshire Public Library.

  • Passes are available to Cheshire residents only.
  • Patrons may borrow 2 passes at a time.
  • Passes are available on a walk-in basis only and cannot be reserved in advance.
  • There is no age restriction for borrowing passes.
  • Passes are due back in 3 business days.
  • The charge for late passes is $10.00 per day.
  • If a pass is lost, the patron must replace it at full cost.

click the name of each museum below for the museum’s website.

The Beardsley Zoo (Bridgeport, Connecticut)

Valid for $5 admission per person, limit 6

The Connecticut Science Center

We have a limited number of coupons for 20% off general admission for up to 4 people. These do not need to be checked out.

Discovery Museum & Planetarium (Bridgeport, CT)

Admits 4 kids (under 18) at no charge with one paid Adult Admission
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Lyman Allen Art Museum (New London, CT)

Admits 2 adults & 2 kids 12 and under.
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Mark Twain House (Hartford, Connecticut)

One adult free with purchase of 1 adult admission OR 2 kids free with purchase of 1 adult admission. (Cannot be combined.)
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Mattauck Museum (Waterbury, CT)

Free admission for 2 adults and their children.
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Peabody Museum (New Haven, CT)

$6 off admission for 4 people. Not valid in February.
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Salem Witch Museum (Salem, Massachusetts)

Admits up to 6 visitors for discounted rate of $9.50 per person.
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State Parks & Forests Day Pass

Valid Apr-Dec. Two adults and four children (6 to 12 years old). All Connecticut vehicles can park for free.

Waived admission fees to:

  • Dinosaur State Park in Rocky Hill
  • Gillette Castle State Park in East Haddam
  • Fort Trumbull State Park
  • Visitor Center in New London
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Wadsworth Atheneum (Hartford, Connecticut)

Free general admission 2 adults & 2 kids. Other fees may apply to special exhibits.
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