Museum Passes

museumThe Newport Public Library offers free or discounted admission to several museums in Southern New England.

MUSEUM PASSES are available at the Circulation Desk and are for patrons to check out on a first-come, first-served basis. They are due back after 7 days. Limitations vary according to each institution. The overdue fine for returnable passes is $2.00/day.

COUPON PASSES are also available at the Circulation Desk. These do NOT have to be returned; again, limitations vary depending on the institution, so call us for more detailed information – (401) 847-8720, ext. 201.

Pawtucket  Red Sox
Coupon must be turned in at PawSox Box Office for actual game tickets.
Passes and dates are subject to availability.
Without coupon: Box Seats (any age) $13.00; Adults $9.00; Children/Seniors $6.00
With coupon: Covers up to $21.00 worth of general admission tickets

Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
101 Ferry Road
Bristol, RI  02809
1-401-253-2707
Without pass: Family (2 adults, 2 children) $26.00; Adults $12.00; Seniors $11.00; AAA $11.00
With pass: Admits up to 6 people at $5.00 (adults) and $1.00 (ages 6-17)

The International Tennis Hall of Fame
194 Bellevue Avenue
Newport, RI 02840
1-800-457-1144
Without pass: Adults $15.00; Seniors/Military/Students $12.00; Children (16 and under) Free
With pass: One pass provides free admission for a family (2 adults, 2 children); a separate pass provides free admission for one adult

Mystic Seaport: The Museum of America and the Sea
75 Greenmanville Avenue
PO Box 6000
Mystic, CT 06355-0990
Visitor info: 888-973-2767
Without pass: Adults $25.00; Seniors $23.00; Children (ages 6-17) $16.00
With pass: 50% off admission for up to 2 adults and 3 children

New Bedford Whaling Museum
18 Johnny Cake Hill
New Bedford, MA 02740-6398
Without pass: Adults $14.00; Seniors $12.00; Students (19+) $9.00; Children $6.00
With pass: 50% off regular admission for up to 4 individuals

Biomes Marine Biology Center
6640 Post Road
North Kingstown, RI  02852
401-855-4690
Without pass: Adults $9.00; Children (2 and under) Free
With pass: $2.00 off per person

Providence Children’s Museum
100 South Street
Providence, RI 02903
401-273-KIDS
Without coupon: $9.00
With coupon: Half-price admission for up to 4 people

Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art
224 Benefit Street,
Providence, RI 02903
401-454-6500
Without pass: Adults $12.00; Seniors $10.00; Students $5.00; Youth (ages 5-18) $3.00
With pass: Free admission (family) and 10% discount on museum programs and at the museum store

Plimoth Plantation
P. O. Box 1620
Plymouth, MA  02362
508-746-1622
Without pass: Varies depending on number of sites visited (Plantation, Grist Mill, Mayflower II)
With pass: Reduced admission for up to 2 adults and 2 children

Roger Williams Park Zoo
1000 Elmwood Avenue
Providence, RI 02907
401-785-3510
Without pass: Adults $14.95; Seniors $12.95; Children (ages 3-12) $9.95
With pass: Discounted admission ($3.00 off per ticket) for up to 4 people

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
465 Huntington Avenue,
Boston, MA 02115
617-267-9300
Without coupon: Adults $25.00; Seniors/Students (18+) $23.00
With coupon: $10.00 admission per person (2 person maximum)

Newport Art Museum
76 Bellevue Avenue
Newport, RI 02840
401-848-8200
Without pass: Adults $10.00; Seniors $8.00; Students/Military $6.00
With pass: Admits 2 adults and children under 18 free