Are you looking for something fun to do? The Junior Library has free and discounted passes to the following local museums and nature centers. Passes may be checked out for one week.
Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport
$5 discounted admission for up to 6 people.
Connecticut’s Old State House in Hartford
Free General Admission for 2 adults and 2 children.
CT State Parks & Forests Day Pass
Waives vehicle entrance up to 12 passengers or waives per person admission fee.
Earthplace The Nature Discovery Center in Westport
Free passes for a family of four to Natureplace and the live animal hall and native plant courtyard.
Florence Griswold Museum
Free admission for 2 adults and 2 children (under age 12).
Institute for American Indian Studies in Washington
Free admission for a family of four.
Maritime Aquarium in Norwalk
$2 Discount on Combination Ticket (Aquarium & IMAX) for up to 6 people. 4 passes available.
Grants 2 adults and all children in group free admission to museum. 2 passes available.
Mystic Aquarium in Mystic
Reduced admission; up to $5 discount. For price information, see the Junior Library staff. 2 passes available.
New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain
Free general admission for 4 people. (Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.)
Wadsworth Atheneum in Hartford
The ARTpass offers free general admission for up to two adults and two children (ages 6-17).
The White Memorial Foundation and Conservation Center
Free admission for 2 adults and up to 4 children (6-12 years old).