NEW! Fill out the Museum Reservation Request form at the bottom to request a museum pass!
The Smyth Public Library currently offers a variety of museum passes for patron use. Passes are available to be checked out for 2 days at a first-come, first-served basis. Reserves can be made in advance for any passes by calling, emailing or filling out the museum reservation request form at the bottom of the page.
Museum Passes Available:
American Independence Museum– Exeter
Free admission for two adults and their children under 18
Aviation Museum of New Hampshire– Londonderry
Free admission for one family
Currier Museum of Art– Manchester
Free general admission for 2 adults (children under 18 are free)
The Libby Museum– Wolfeboro
One Day Family Pass
Museum of Fine Art
$10 admission for up to 2 people
Children under 6 free
$10 for ages 7-17 (free after 3pm)
New England Aquarium
$10 per person for up to 4 people
NH Parks Pass
The New Hampshire Division of Parks and Recreation’s Library Pass entitles admission to all day-use parks for two adults and up to four dependents. It is not valid at Hampton Beach State Park – South Beach, Wallis Sands State Park, Cannon Mountain Aerial Tramway, or the Flume Gorge and it is not valid for use at the metered parking on the seacoast or for camping. There is no cash value. The passes are seasonal and expire December 31.
See Science Center– Manchester
Free admission for 2 people
NOTE: Science Center will be closed 9/3-9/14
Strawbery Banke– Portsmouth
Free admission for 2 adults and up to 4 children
Squam Lakes Science Center – Holderness
two $3 trail admissions, plus up to four additiional discounted trail admissions for $10 each.
Woodman Museum– Dover
Two for the price of one or half price for one person
Woodman Museum’s 22nd Annual Antique and Classic Car Show
Sunday, September 9th from 11am to 4pm
The Woodman Museum invites classic and antique automobile owners and visitors to its 22nd annual Antique and Classic Auto and Motorcycle Show on the grounds of the museum on Sunday, September 9, 2018 (rain date Sept. 16) from 11am to 4 pm. Motor vehicle enthusiasts of all ages will enjoy viewing classic motorcars, trucks, motorcycles and bicycles and will have an opportunity to discuss collecting, conserving and restoration with owners. Visitors will also be able to cast their votes in different categories for their favorite classic vehicle and prizes will be awarded to the winners. In addition, Dupont’s Service Center will be announcing the raffle winner of four new Michelin Defender tires. Visitors can plan on spending the afternoon with one of the Seacoast’s oldest historical attractions, currently celebrating its 102nd year on the spacious grounds of the museum, located at 182 Central Avenue in Dover, NH. Regular museum admission fees apply (free for members). Car show participants receive two (2) free admission passes. Admission also includes an open-house tour of the four campus buildings of the museum where many off-season changes and improvements will be available for viewing. This year’s Antique and Classic Auto and Motorcycle Show is sponsored by Dupont’s Service Center, Defense Manufacturers, Inc., Martell Plumbing, Bad Lab Beer Company and Dover Chevrolet / Honda. Beverages and food are catered by Bad Lab Beer Company of Somersworth, NH. To register your vehicle to be included in the show visit the museum’s website at www.woodmanmuseum.org and navigate to the 2018 Car Show Registration page from the main menu. For additional information or sponsorship opportunities please contact director@ woodmanmuseum.org or call (603) 742-1038.
- Museum Spotlight: Seacoast Science Center at Odiorne State Park– Rye
50% off admission for 2 adults and up to 4 children
Saturday, September 15, 2018
BioBlitz offers exciting opportunities for all ages to gain knowledge and skill in their favorite area of nature. Exploration teams will be birding, searching for insects, snakes and amphibians, exploring the freshwater pond and salt marsh, tracking mammals, identifying plants and seaweeds, tide pooling and more. You can sign up to participate in all or part of the day.
Museum Reservation Request Form: request to make a pass reservation here!