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  1. The JCFPL is now operating on expanded hours and services. Please visit our reopening page for more information and updates.
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The Jersey City Free Public Library is offering FREE museum passes and vouchers!

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HOW DOES IT WORK?

  1. JCFPL offers either passes (laminated with barcodes) or vouchers (paper coupons) depending on the museum.
  2. Passes and vouchers are available to adult JCFPL cardholders in good standing. They can be checked out at the Lending Department of the Priscilla Gardner Main Library.
  3. Passes and vouchers are available on a first come, first served basis (no holds or reserves). Passes circulate for 3 days. Limit one pass or voucher per library card. Passes cannot be renewed. Please call ahead to the Lending Department at 201-547-4526 to check availability.
  4. After enjoying your museum visit, passes should be returned to the Lending department.
  5. Please note: Vouchers do not need to be returned.
  6. Patrons are responsible for replacement charges for any lost or stolen passes. Passes that have not been returned within 5 days of the due date will be assessed a $50 replacement fee.
  7. Each museum pass and voucher has its own restrictions and conditions. Please see details below and be sure to also visit museum web pages for more information.
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*Please note: We are currently out of vouchers for the American Museum of Natural History. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Address: Central Park West at 79th Street, New York, NY 10024-5192

Voucher Information
Each voucher admits 1 adult or child to the museum’s permanent collection, as well as one special exhibition or show of the patron’s choice. Maximum of 3 vouchers per family per year. To book your visit, please go to https://ticketing.amnh.org/#/tickets then scroll to the bottom of the page to reserve a ticket as a voucher holder.

ABOUT THE MUSEUM

American Museum of Natural History

The American Museum of Natural History is a natural history museum located on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. The museum complex comprises 26 interconnected buildings housing 45 permanent exhibition halls, in addition to a planetarium and a library. The museum collections contain over 34 million specimens of plants, animals, fossils, minerals, rocks, meteorites, human remains, and human cultural artifact and more! .

Brooklyn Botanic Garden

ABOUT THE MUSEUM

Brooklyn Botanic Garden is an urban botanic garden that connects people to the world of plants, fostering delight and curiosity while inspiring an appreciation and sense of stewardship of the environment.

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Website: https://www.bbg.org/
Address: Entrances 455 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11225 990 Washington Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11225

Pass Information
Pass admits up to 2 adults, maximum 4 children under age 16 in household. 10% discount at the Garden Shop and BBG’s café.

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Website: https://imaginethatmuseum.com
Address: 4 Vreeland Rd., Florham Park, N.J. 07932

Pass Information
Pass admits up to 4 people.

Imagine That!

ABOUT THE MUSEUM

Imagine That!!! A New Jersey Children’s Museum is one of the few local museums that specializes in pre-school age and young school children. For 20 years, Imagine That!!! has provided safe, educational fun for children at several locations throughout New Jersey. Now centralized in one large facility in Florham Park, NJ, we offer a wide variety of exhibits and activities for the whole family to enjoy.

Montclair Art Museum

ABOUT THE MUSEUM

(Passes available starting in September. Museum is closed for the summer).
The Montclair Art Museum, together with its Vance Wall Art Education Center, engages our diverse community through distinctive exhibitions, educational programs, and collections of American and Native American art. Our mission is to inspire and engage people of all ages in their experience with art, including the rich inter-cultural and global connections throughout American history, and the continuing relevance of art to contemporary life.

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Website: https://www.bbg.org/
Address: 3 South Mountain Avenue, Montclair, New Jersey 07042

Pass Information
Pass admits up to 2 adults, all children in household up to age 18. 10% discount in museum store.

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Website: https://skyscraper.org/
Address: 39 Battery Pl, New York, NY 10280

Pass Information
Pass admits a group of up to 5 family members. 10% discount on gift shop merchandise and free admission or discounts to museum programs, book talks, and lectures.

Skyscraper Museum

ABOUT THE MUSEUM

The Skyscraper Museum celebrates the City's rich architectural heritage and examines the historical forces and individuals that have shaped its successive skylines. Through exhibitions, programs, and publications, the Museum explores tall buildings as objects of design, products of technology, sites of construction, investments in real estate, and places of work and residence.