Museum passes are lent to New Hartford residents for up
to three days (Brodie Park is for one day only), and
must be returned on the day they are due before
the Library opens. The pass may be dropped in the book
drop outside the Library. Passes may not be renewed.
There is a fine of $10 a day for passes not returned on
time. If the pass is lost or stolen, the charge will be
the total price of the pass. You may reserve a pass by
visiting or calling the Library.
Our museum pass collection is funded in full by BookFriends.
One of the country's first museums devoted exclusively to the exhibition of contemporary art.
258 Main Street, Ridgefield, CT 203.438.4519
Tuesday-Sunday, 12 noon to 5 pm
Admits pass-holder and accompanying family members.
Swimming, Picnicking, and Hiking
West Hill Rd., New Hartford, CT
Free pass for one vehicle.
THE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM
Hands-on science for children
950 Trout Brook Dr., West Hartford, CT
Tuesday-Saturday: 10 -5 (Summers, 9-4)
Sunday: 12-5 (Summers, 11-4)
Admits two for the price of one.
CONNECTICUT’S OLD STATE HOUSE
Connecticut’s first state capitol and a beautifully-restored architectural marvel.
800 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06103
(hours vary by season)
Park in Constitution Plaza Garage, South Entrance (with validation, it will cost $5/day)
Admission free (up to 2 adults and 2 children)
CONNECTICUT STATE PARKS & FORESTS
This pass is valid only CT
State Park & Forest Recreation
Areas, from April 1 to Oct 8
Pass waives vehicle entrance
fees for your car
Valid for 2 adults & 4 children at Dinosaur,
Fort Trumbull, & Gillette Castle State Parks
The Nature Discovery Center
10 Woodside Lane, Westport, CT
Grounds: Open daily 7 am – dusk
Building: Monday-Saturday: 9-5
Free admission for family of four
IMAGINE NATION MUSEUM
A hands-on, interactive children's museum best suited for ages 2 to 10.
One Pleasant Street
Bristol, CT 06010
Wednesday-Friday, 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
(Open until 8 pm the first Friday of the month)
Saturday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
(Donated by The New Hartford Women’s Club)
MARITIME AQUARIUM AT NORWALK
A vibrant and entertaining learning environment, with living exhibits, marine science, and environmental education.
10 North Water Street, Norwalk, CT 06854
Exit 14 (n)/Exit 15 (s) off I-95
10 am-5 pm every day of the year (July and August until 6 pm), closed Thanksgiving and Christmas.
$2 off combination ticket (Aquarium & Daytime IMAX)
RouteI-95 to Exit 90, Mystic, CT
Open 9-5 daily
For reduced admission for 4.
Valid July-Labor Day for higher admission
NEUBERGER MUSEUM OF ART
Prestigious examples of modern, contemporary, and African art.
Located on the campus of Purchase College, State University of New York
735 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase, NY
914-251-6100 or 914-251-6117
Tuesday - Sunday, 12 - 5 pm
NEW BRITAIN MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART
Three centuries of American Art in One Incredible Collection
56 Lexington Street
New Britain, CT 06052 (860) 229-0257
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: 11-5
Closed national holidays
Free admission for 4 people
ROARING BROOK NATURE CENTER
Wildlife exhibits, Walking trails
70 Gracey Rd., Canton, CT
Open Mondays in July and August
Admits two for the price of one.
Oldest public art museum in the U.S.
600 Main St., Hartford, CT
Saturday and Sunday: 10-5
Pass admits 2 adults and 2 children.