Museum Passes

Garwood Public Library Museum Pass Program

Policy Information:

  1. Museum passes are lent out for three days at a time.
  2. Museum passes are lent out on a first come, first serve basis.
  3. There is a $10.00 fine for every day the pass is overdue.
  4. Passes cannot be reserved for specific dates ahead of time.
  5. Passes may be put on hold for one day but must be picked up the same day.
  6. Passes must be returned to the Circulation Desk- NOT in the book drop.
  7. In the event a pass is lost, the borrower will be charged a $25.00 replacement fee. (note: some Museums charge more for replacement fees)
  8. One museum pass is allowed per household at one time.
  9. Museum passes can only be checked out by Garwood Residents in good standings. 

The Garwood Public Library Museum Pass Program is brought to you by a Grant from the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders. 

Available Museum Passes

(Click Museum Name to visit their website)

American Museum of Natural History

Central Park West at 79th Street, New York, NY 10024

(212) 769-5100

Each household can request 2 American Museum of Natural History admission vouchers. The voucher also entitles the bearer to free admission to one temporary special exhibition or the Space Show and a discounted rate on other exhibits.

Check the museum website for more details. Vouchers do not need to be returned to the library.

 

Imagine That!!!

4 Vreeland Road, Florham Park, NJ 07932

(973)-966-800

Each Imagine That!! pass provides admission for up to four persons per visit.

 

Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum

Pier 88, W. 46th Street and 12th Avenue, New York, NY 10036

(877)-957-SHIP (7447) or (212)-245-0072

Each Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum pass provides admission for up to six persons per visit.

 

Kidz Village

131 South 31st St, Kenilworth NJ 07033

(908) 445-7220

Each household can request 2 Kidz Village admission vouchers. Persons 16 years or older and 1 year or younger are admitted free of charge. Vouchers do not need to be returned to the library

 

Liberty Science Center

222 Jersey City Boulevard, Jersey City, NJ 07305

(201) 200-1000

Liberty Science Center does not offer museum passes, but will take $3.00 off ticket prices if presented with valid library card. Library card is also good for 10% off the price of family membership.

 

Newark Museum

49 Washington Street, Newark, NJ 07102

(973)-596-6550

Each Newark Museum pass provides admission for two adults plus free admission to ALL children age 17 and younger per visit.

Reciprocal Programs and Networks Extend the Value of your MuseumPass:

If you plan to use the reciprocal feature, we suggest you call first to ask if they accept a MuseumPass membership for free admission, as not all institutions do.

visit www.narmassociation.org for info.