Museum Passes and Discount Tickets

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Museums and attractions around the world you can visit virtually from the comfort of your home.

Some of the museums are opening with restrictions and new procedures.

Please be sure to check with the museum before you visit.

Free Museum Passes

The Library offers FREE passes to area museums around Long Island and New York City that your family can visit. Make a reservation from the provided list of available passes and dates.

We offer two types of museum passes: Print on Demand and Pick Up/Return passes. Print on Demand passes can be printed at home or at the Library. Pick Up/Return passes are traditional passes that are checked out and returned to the Library by the due date. 

NEW PROCEDURE:  For the time being, MUSEUM PASSES MAY NOT BE RETURNED IN THE BOOKDROP. Items in the bookdrop are being automatically quarantined, and we cannot retrieve the passes. 

Bronx zoo

New procedures are in place because of Coronavirus. Tickets must be purchased online for specific day and time. When you go to the zoo, you can mention the library and the discount code:  SCTYCHILDRENS to get a coupon for another visit. The library is not responsible for any aspect or the sale or for refunds. Tranaction is done through the Bronx Zoo site:

Children 2 and under may enter the zoo for free.


Splish Splash


Because of Coronavirus concerns, Splish Splash will reopen in 2021.



The Patron Services Desk is selling discounted tickets, while supplies last. Discount tickets are $20 each and do not expire. Pay by cash, check or credit card. No refunds. Children 2 and under are free. All guests must reserve a date and time through the aquarium for their visit.  With this purchased ticket, click “Members Reserve Here” button on the aquarium website to reserve your date and time. 

Be aware that there are capacity limits and new procedures at the aquarium. Please go to for up-to-date information.  


Heading to New York City? Check out the LIRR New York City Getaways! Save with rail and admission discount packages to the American Museum of Natural History, the Brooklyn Museum & Botanic Garden, and more.


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