museum pass program

Free passes to several area museums are available for loan to Bethlehem Public Library cardholders.
Check availability with staff at the Information Desk.


  • Passes may be borrowed for three days.
  • Passes are first-come, first-served; there are no requests or renewals.
  • Return passes only at Bethlehem Public Library.
  • For overdue fees and replacement costs, see below.



Check museum websites for hours and current exhibit information. Some museums may require you to show your library card with your pass when you arrive.


Albany Museum of History and Art *
125 Washington Avenue, Albany NY 12210
518-463-4478
Family pass,admits 3 adults,all children and grandchildren under age 18.

Arkell Museum at Canajoharie *
2 Erie Boulevard, Canajoharie NY 13317
518-673-2314
Open all year
Free regular admission for members of a household

Bennington Museum *
75 Main Street, Bennington VT 05201
802-447-1571
Pass admits 2 adults. Children under 18 are free.

Berkshire Museum *
39 South Street (Route 7), Pittsfield, MA 01201
413-443-7171
Open all year
Pass admits 2 adults & 2 children under 18

Children's Museum at Saratoga *
69 Caroline Street, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
518-584-5540
Open all year.
Pass admits 4 people

Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art *
125 West Bay Road, Amherst, MA 01002
413-658-1100
Open all year
Pass admits 2 adults and 4 children

Hancock Shaker Village *
1843 West Housatonic St., Pittsfield, MA
(413) 443-0188 or (800) 817-1137
Admits 2 adults and 2 youths (13-17)
Children 12 and under are free

Hyde Collection *
161 Warren Street, Glens Falls, NY 12801
518-792-1761
Open all year
Pass admits cardholder and family
(2 adults and children under 18)

MASSMoCA *
87 Marshall Street, North Adams, MA 01247
413-662-2111
Open all year
Pass admits 2 adults and 2 children under 16
For gallery admission only

Museum of Innovation and Science (miSci) *
15 Nott Terrace Heights, Schenectady, NY 12308
518-382-7890
Open all year
Pass admits 2 adults and 2 children to museum and planetarium

Norman Rockwell Museum *
9 Route 183, Stockbridge, MA 01262
413-298-4100
Open all year
Pass admits 4 guests

* Compliments of Friends of Bethlehem Public Library

Overdue fees are $5 a day.
Museum pass replacement costs for 2014 are:
  • Albany Museum of History and Art $85
  • Arkell Museum at Canajoharie $75
  • Bennington Museum $80
  • Berkshire Museum $100
  • Children's Museum at Saratoga $100
  • Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art $125
  • Hancock Shaker Village $250
  • Hyde Collection $85
  • MASSMoCA $100
  • Museum of Innovation and Science (miSci) $110
  • Norman Rockwell Museum $250



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last updated on Wednesday, May 30, 2012
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