Museum Passes

group of ticketsReserve a Museum Pass for free admission to a variety of museums and gardens on Long Island and in New York City! For more information or to reserve a pass, call or visit the Circulation Desk at 248-7363 ext. 234

  • Passes are available for Shelter Rock Public Library cardholders only.
  • Your library card must be in good standing.
  • Borrower must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Only one reservation per family per month will be accepted.
  • Advance reservations will be accepted for the current month and the next month only.
  • If a pass is available on the day you call or come in, it may be borrowed without an advance reservation.
 
  • The pass may be borrowed for one day and must be returned prior to the Library closing the next day. In the event that the Library is closed the following day, the pass must be returned within the first half hour of the day the Library re-opens. 

  • There is a $10 per day late charge for each pass not returned on time. If failure to return the pass on time necessitates the library's having to pay the entrance fees for the next SRPL cardholder, the entry fee specific to that museum will be attached to the late borrower's record. 

  • Museum passes are non-renewable

  • Any user who loses a pass will be charged $50

  • Borrowers are responsible to call the museum directly for hours of operation, parking or directions. Each museum determines the rules and regulations governing the use of its museum pass. The museum pass may not provide admission to all exhibits at the museum. Borrowers are advised to have a back-up plan in case the museum is unexpectedly closed, or if a museum pass is not returned in time for your reservation. The Library assumes no responsibility of any kind arising out of the reservation or use of museum passes. 
 

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American Airpower Museum:

1. One free pass to the American Airpower Museum at Republic Airport is available to SRPL cardholders in good standing.  
 
2. Each pass provides free general admission for four people, any combination of children and adults to the American Airpower Museum at Republic Airport. If a pass is used during an event weekend when higher admission rates are in effect, the visitor may be asked to pay the difference in admission. The Museum is open Thursday through Sunday 10:30 AM to 4 PM. The Museum is closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day and Easter Sunday. 
 
3. The American Airpower Museum pass must be borrowed by an adult (18 years or older). Reservations may be made for the current month and one month in advance using Tixkeeper available on our website or at the library. 
 

Children's Museum of Manhattan:

1. Two free passes to the Children's Museum of Manhattan are available to SRPL cardholders in good standing.
 
2. Each pass provides free general admission of four people (2 adults + 2 children or 1 adult + 3 children (additional guests must pay admission). Only one pass per family may be borrowed at a time. Children 18 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Please note that strollers are not permitted within the museum but may be left free of charge at Coat Check. 
 
3. The Children's Museum of Manhattan pass must be borrowed by an adult (18 years or older). Reservations may be made for the current month and one month in advance using Tixkeeper available on our website or at the library. 
 
Hours Subject to Change: The museum is open Tuesday-Sunday and certain Monday's during NYC Public School Holidays. 

Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery & Aquarium:
 

1. One free pass to the Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery & Aquarium is available to SRPL cardholders in good standing. 

2. The pass provides free general admission for 2 adults and their children, 18 years and younger. Fees for children's programs must be paid in full; the bearer of the Museum pass is not eligible for a discount on programs. 

3. The Cold Spring Harbor pass must be borrowed by an adult (18 years or older). Reservations may be made for the current month and one month in advance using Tixkeeper available on our website or at the library. 

Hours Subject to Change: The Hatchery is open daily: 10AM to 5pm. June, July, & August. Saturdays & Sundays: 10AM to 6pm. Closed: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, & Easter Sunday.

Cradle of Aviation:

1. One free pass to the Cradle of Aviation is available to SRPL cardholders in good standing. 

2. The pass provides free general admission for 2 adults and up to 2 children, 18 years and younger. Also included: 15% discounts for the museum store, discounts in the Red Planet Cafe, discounts on the purchase of Giant-screen, Planetarium, Nunley's Carousel and additional gallery tickets, discounts on museum activities. 

3. The Cradle of Aviation pass must be borrowed by an adult (18 years or older). Reservations may be made for the current month and one month in advance using Tixkeeper availble on our website or at the library.

Hours Subject to Change: The museum is open 9:30-5:00 Tuesday to Sunday. Open on Mondays that fall on holidays and school breaks.   

Francis X. Pendl Nassau County Firefighters Museum

People of all ages will enjoy this interactive and informative facility. Learn about the history of firefighting in Nassau County and enjoy hands-on exhibits. 

1. One free pass to the Nassau County Firefighters Museum is available to SRPL cardholders in good standing.

2. The pass provides free general admission for four visitors and a discount in the Museum store. 

3. The Nassau County Firefighters Museum pass must be borrowed by an adult (18 years or older). Reservations may be made for the current month and one month in advance using Tixkeeper available on our website or at the library.

Hours Subject to Change: The Museum is open daily Tuesday through Sunday from 10AM to 5PM and open Mondays that fall on holidays and school breaks. From July until the end of August, the Museum is open 7 days a week.

Guggenheim Museum Pass

1. Two free passes to the Guggenheim are available to SRPL cardholders in good standing.

2. The pass proviedes free admission for 4 people.

3. The Guggenheim pass must be borrowed by an adult (18 years or older). Reservations may be made for the current month and one month in advance using Tixkeeper available on our website or at the library.

Hours are Subject to Change: The museum is open every day except Thursday at 10:00 AM. The museum is closed on Thursdays.  

 

Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum:

1. One free pass to the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum is available to SRPL cardholders in good standing. 
 
2. The pass provides free admission for 6 people total once per day to the museum and the submarine Growler. The pass does not include member events, program simulators or Museum Store discounts. The patron's library card must be presented with the pass to gain admission to the Intrepid Museum
 
3, The Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum pass must be borrowed by an adult (18 years or older). Reservations may be made for the current month and one month in advance using Tixkeeper available on our website or at the library. 
 
Hours are Subject to Change: The Museum is open 7 days a week

 

Long Island Children's Museum:

1. One free pass to the Long Island Children's Museum is available to SRPL cardholders in good standing. 

2. The pass provides free admission for 4 people and must include one adult and one child.

3. The LICM pass must be borrowed by an adult (18 years or older). Reservations may be made for the current month and one month in advance using Tixkeeper available on our website on at the library.

Hours Subject to Change: The Museum is open Tuesday-Sunday 10AM  - 5PM. The Museum is closed Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's Day, Memorial Day and Independence Day plus Fall Fix-Up (September 7-18, 2016). Closed Mondays: September 19, 2015 - June 20, 2016 except for certain holidays and seasonal holidays

Museum of Modern Art (MOMA):

1. Two free passes to the MOMA are available to SRPL cardholders in good standing.

2. The pass provides free admission for 5 people and a 10% savings in the MOMA stores. 

3. MOMA Pass must be borrowed by an adult (18 years or older). Reservations may be made for the current month and one month in advance using Tixkeeper available on our website or at the library. 

Hours Subject to Change: The museum is open 7 days a week at 10:30 AM

Nassau County Museum of Art:

1. Two free passes to the Nassau County Museum of Art are available to SRPL cardholders in good standing. 

2. The pass provides free admission for two adults and up to four children and a 10% savings in the Museum Gift Shop. This pass is not valid for Museum special events for public programs. 

3. The Nassau County Museum of Art pass must be borrowed by an adult (18 years or older). Reservations may be made for the current month and one month in advance using Tixkeeper available on our website or at the library. 

Hours Subject to Change: Tuesday-Sunday, 11AM to 4:45 PM

New York Botanical Garden:

1. One free pass to the New York Botanical Garden is available to SRPL cardholders in good standing. 

2. The pass provides free general admission for a family of two adults and up to five children under 16 living in the same household. Parking is not included in the admission price. 

3. New York Botanical Garden pass must be borrowed by an adult (18 years or older). Reservations must be made for the current month and one month in advance using Tixkeeper available on our website or at the library. 

Hours Subject to Change: The Garden is open year-round, Tuesday to Sunday and some Mondays (check with the Garden for specific dates).

New York Historical Society and Library:

1. One free pass to the New York Historical Society is available to SRPL cardholders in good standing. 

2. The pass provides free general admission for a family of two adults and children under 18 living in the same household to the New York History Society Museum & Library, DiMenna Children's History Museum and the Luce Center collection. The pass allows for discounted ticket to public programs and a 10% discount at the Museum Shop and Caffe Storico. 

3. New York Historical Society pass must be borrowed by an adult (18 years or older). Reservations may be made for the current month and one month in advance using Tixkeeper available on our website or at the library. 

Hours Subject to Change: Tuesday-Thursday 10AM to 6PM, Friday 10AM to 8 PM, Saturday 10AM to 6 PM, Sunday 11 AM to 5 PM. The Museum is closed on Mondays.

Old Bethpage Village Restoration:

1. One free pass to the Old Bethpage Village Restoration is available to SRPL cardholders in good standing.

2. The pass provides free general admission for four visitors April 6th through November 27, 2016. The pass is not valid July 20 through July 24th, and November 20th or eligible to be used during special events, including, but not limited to: The Long Island Fair and all Halloween Events.

3. Old Bethpage Village Restoration pass must be borrowed by an adult (18 years or older). Reservations may be made for the current month and one month in advance using Tixkeeper available on our website or at the library.

Hours Subject to Change: The Restoration is open Wednesday - Sunday 10AM to 4 PM. Last admission is 3:00 PM 

Old Westbury Gardens:

1. Two free passes to the Old Westbury Gardens are available to SRPL cardholders in good standing. 

2. Each pass provides free general admission for 2 adults and their children, 18 years and younger, and a 10% savings in the Garden Gate Plant Shop and Gift Shop. 

3. The Old Westbury Gardens pass must be borrowed by an adult (18 years or older). Reservations may be made for the current month and one month in advance using Tixkeeper available on our website or at the library. 

Hours Subject to Change: Westbury House and Gardens are open every weekend from April 2nd, and every day EXCEPT TUESDAYS, from April 25th to October 31st, from 10AM to 5PM (the House will be open at 11AM and close at 4:30 PM), with the last vehicle being allowed onto the property at 4 PM. 

Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum and Planetarium:

1. One free pass to the Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum & Planetarium is available to SRPL cardholders in good standing. 

2. The pass provides free general admission for a family of two adults and four children (under age 18) to free grounds admission, exhibits and mansion tours and complimentary planetarium show for each family member (additional shows are $5 per person). If you wish to take a guided tour through the residential section of the elegant, 24-room Spanish Revival mansion, there is a $6.00 charge per person. On Saturdays and Sundays through Labor Day weekend, they also offer Living History tours of the Mansion (guides dressed as members of the Vanderbilt family and their staff tell real-life stories of summers at the Mansion). Tickets are $8.00 per person.

3. Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum & Planetarium pass must be borrowed by an adult (18 years or older). Reservations may be made for the current month and one month in advance using Tixkeeper available on our website or at the library.