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  • Monday – Friday 9:30am – 9:00pm
  • Saturday 9:30am – 5:00pm
  • Sunday (October-May) 12:00pm – 4:00pm

The adventure begins here! The library has FREE passes to 19 area museums and attractions around Long Island and New York City that your family can visit. Please read the following rules and choose “I ACCEPT” at the bottom, then make a reservation from the provided list of available passes and dates.

**Please check with each institution for guidelines before you embark on your trip. It is the patron’s responsibility to inquire about any limited hours/services or reservations needed to be made directly with the venue before their visit.**

For your convenience: Museum Adventure Passes for select destinations are now Print-from-Home. When you are viewing the pass list, you will see Print-from-Home next to these destinations. See below for more details.

General Museum Adventure Pass FAQs

Who can reserve a Museum Adventure Pass?

Adult Sachem Library cardholders, 18 and over. Keep in mind each museum reserves the right to determine the rules and regulations governing usage.

How do I know whether to pick up or print out my pass?

On the pass list page next to each destination, it will state either “Pick Up/Return at Library” or “Print from Home.” Next to the American Museum of Natural History it will state “Coupon,” because they are on a one time use voucher system.

What if the museum is closed during the time I have a Museum Adventure Pass?

You are responsible for planning your trip. Be sure to check the destination’s hours before you reserve a Museum Adventure Pass. When requesting a pass, you can click on the museum’s name which will then display admission details and a link to the museum’s website.

How often and how far in advance can I reserve a Museum Adventure Pass?

You can make one reservation in a 30-day period. Reservations can be made 60 days in advance.

Does a Museum Adventure Pass grant admission to all museum events/exhibits?

No, not all events/exhibits are covered by a Museum Adventure Pass and additional fees are the patron’s responsibility. Please contact the museum directly for more information.

How many people does each admit?

Each participating museum sets its own limits which are listed on the reservation page under “pass details.”

Can I renew a Museum Adventure Pass?

No, Museum Adventure Passes cannot be renewed.

Can I view my Museum Adventure Pass reservation?

Yes. You may view your reservations online at My Passes on our Museum Adventure page.

Print-from-Home FAQs

How do I reserve a Museum Adventure Pass?

Print-from-Home passes must be reserved for the day you plan to use them and an email address is required for the reservation. These passes can be reserved online, by phone, or in-person at the Welcome Desk, up to 60 days in advance. Passes can be printed from home at any time or at the library (during normal business hours).

How long can I keep a Museum Adventure Pass?

Print-from-Home museum passes are only valid for the reservation date listed on the printed pass. They do not need to be returned to the library.

What do I need to bring to the museum?

You must bring your printed museum pass. After reserving a Print-from-Home pass you MUST print the confirmation page and bring it with you to the museum. This will serve as your pass. Electronic versions—on smartphones or tablets—will not be accepted by museums. The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum requires you to bring your library card in conjunction with the printed pass.

Can I use the museum pass multiple times?

No. Print-from-Home passes are only valid for the date listed on the printed pass. They may only be used once.

How do I cancel my reservation for a Print-from-Home pass?

Reservations made for a Print-from-Home pass CANNOT be canceled. Please be sure of your reservation before confirming.

Pick Up/Return at Library FAQs

How do I reserve a Museum Adventure Pass?

Museum Adventure Passes can be reserved online, by phone, or in person at the Welcome Desk. All reservations should be made for the actual date of your intended visit and can be made up to 60 days in advance. If a pass has already been reserved, you will see “RESERVED” or “BOOKED”.

How long may I keep the Museum Adventure Pass?

The pass may be picked up on the day before your visit to the museum and will be checked out on the Sachem Library card used to make the reservation. The pass is due back to the library the day after your scheduled visit, with the following exceptions: Passes are not due on Sundays, New Year’s Eve, the day before Thanksgiving, or any day the library is closed. The due date will be indicated on the slip given to you at checkout. (The American Museum of Natural History is on a voucher system, and these one-time use vouchers do not need to be returned.)

What if I return the Museum Adventure Pass late?

A $20 per day fee will be charged to your library card if the pass is returned late.

What if I lose the Museum Adventure Pass?

A replacement fee equal to the full value of the missing pass will be charged to your card.

May I use the Museum Adventure Pass more than once?

Yes, you may, as long as the pass is returned by the due date. This only applies to the Pick Up/Return at Library passes.

Where do I pick up my Museum Adventure Pass?

Go to the Welcome Desk to begin your Museum Adventure.

Where do I return my Museum Adventure Pass?

The pass must be returned in person at the Welcome Desk in its original folder. Under no circumstances should the pass be left in any of the book returns or on a counter.

How do I cancel my reservation?

Go online to My Passes on our Museum Adventure page. Click on My Passes, enter your barcode and you will be able to view and cancel your reservation.

By clicking “I Accept,”

I agree to abide by the rules governing access to museum passes.

**Please check with each institution for guidelines before you embark on your trip. It is the patron’s responsibility to inquire about any limited hours/services or reservations needed to be made directly with the venue before their visit.**

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