Museum Passes

FAQs

What is the museum pass program?

The Museum Pass program is sponsored by the Friends of the Harrison Public Library. The library is offering free or discounted admission to the American Museum of Natural History, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, The Children's Museum of Manhattan, The Maritime Aquarium, Intrepid, and Stepping Stones Museum for Children.

Who can reserve a pass?

Any adult library cardholder from Harrison, West Harrison, and Purchase. If you live, work, or own property in Harrison you can get a library card.

How do I reserve a pass?

Go to the reservation page. Go to the date you would like to pick up the pass from the library. Click Request Pass next to the museum. Enter your library card number and PIN. Follow the prompts and confirm your reservation.

How do I pick up my pass?

Bring the library card you used to make the reservation to the circulation desk at the West Harrison Branch. All passes must be picked up from the West Harrison Branch.

How many admissions is the pass good for?

Click on Pass Details next to each museum to see the details for each pass.

Do I have to return the pass?

Museum passes must be returned in two days to the West Harrison Branch. Passes are not due on Sunday or when the library is closed. Check the return date specified when reserving a pass. The American Museum of Natural History passes do not need to be returned to the library.

How long can I keep the pass?

American Museum of Natural History passes do not need to be returned. The other passes are due two days after the pick up date. When you make a reservation you are selecting the date you want to pick up the pass. For example, if you select a Wednesday, the pass must be picked up on Wednesday and returned on Friday.

Can I return the pass to any library?

The passes must be returned to the West Harrison Branch.

Can I return the pass in the book drop?

Please do not return any passes in the book drop. Passes must be returned to the circulation desk at the West Harrison Branch.

I have a Purchase Free Library card. Can I reserve passes?

Yes. Any adult library cardholder from Harrison Public Library, West Harrison Library or Purchase Free Library can reserve passes.

What happens if I bring a pass back late?

You will be charged $10 a day.

What happens if I lose the pass?

You will be charged the cost of replacing the pass.