Museum Passes

Sponsored by the Friends of the Avon Library

  • Museum hours vary. Please contact museum for specific hours
  • Passes are first-come, first-served
  • Passes are checked out for two nights. Some passes are valid only on a specific day such as Saturday or Sunday
  • One pass per household may be checked out at a time
  • Passes are for admission only. No discounts or special privileges are included
  • Some passes are not valid during Museum special events
  • Passes must be returned to the Avon Free Public Library

For more information, call the circulation desk at 860-673-9712 ext 201

  • American Clock & Watch Museum, Bristol

    Pass provides admission for 2 Adults and 3 Children

    Museum website

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  • Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield, MA

    Provides 6 discounted daily admission passes to the Basketball Hall of Fame

    Museum website

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  • Beardsley Zoo, Bridgeport

    Provides a discounted $6 admission for up to 6 guests

    Zoo website

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  • Children’s Museum, West Hartford & Roaring Brook Nature Center, Canton

    One free touring admission with every paid admission – maximum of 4 free admissions per day per pass

    Children’s Museum website

    Roaring Brook website

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  • Connecticut’s Old State House, Hartford

    Provides free admission for up to 2 adults and 2 children

    Museum website

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  • Florence Griswold Museum, Old Lyme

    Free admission for 2 adults and 2 children

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  • Harriet Beecher Stowe Center, Hartford

    Free admission for 2 guests

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  • Hill-Stead Museum, Farmington

    Admits 2 adults & 2 children (under 18) 50% off general admission.

    Museum website

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  • Kidsplay Children’s Museum, Torrington

    Pass is valid for half-priced admission for up to 6 family members and is limited to use by one family per day.

    Museum website

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  • Mark Twain House & Museum, Hartford

    Purchase 1 adult admission and get 1 adult OR 2 children admitted free.

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  • New Britain Museum of Art, New Britain

    Free admission for 4 people (one adult must accompany children under 16)

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  • New England Air Museum, Windsor Locks

    Allows pass holder and up to 5 visitors 50% off regular admission.  Ages 3 and under free.

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  • Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge MA

    Admission for 2 patrons at a discounted rate of $12 each.  Children 18 and under are free. Pass also entitles user to a 10% discount in the Museum Store.

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  • Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

    Buy one full price admission & receive a 50% discount on the second admission to The Springfield Museums.

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  • State Parks and Forests, Connecticut

    Pass waives entrance fees at the historical buildings or museums at Dinosaur, Fort Trumbull, and Gillette State Castle Parks for 2 adults and 4 children. (As of January 2018 any Connecticut registered vehicles may enter state parks and forests for free.)

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  • White Memorial Conservation Center Nature Museum, Litchfield

    Pass provides free admission to the Conversation Center Nature Museum for 2 adults and their children under 18 (no discounts for store or campsites)

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