Museum Passes 2017-06-01T10:00:02+00:00

Museum Passes

The Museum Pass Program allows Plainsboro Public Library cardholders to gain free admission to select museums.  This program is made possible by Friends of the Plainsboro Library.

  • Plainsboro cardholders must be 18+ years-old to reserve and check out museum passes.
  • Plainsboro cardholders must owe less than $5.00 in fines, fees, or lost materials.

Available Museum Passes*

  • The Academy of Natural Sciences
    • Grants free general admission for 2 adults (13 years and older) and up to 5 children from the same household
    • 10% discount at the Academy Shop and Academy Cafe
  • Grounds for Sculpture
    • Grants free admission for 4 people
    • Closed on Mondays
  • The Guggenheim 
    • Grants free admission for 4 adults or students (Children under 12 years of age are always free)
    • 10% savings at the Guggenheim Store and restaurants
    • Closed Thursdays

*Check museum websites for schedule of holidays, days closed and hours


Reserve Museum Passes

  • Eligible Plainsboro cardholders may reserve each museum pass one time per month.
  • Call the Circulation Desk, 609-275-2897, with your Plainsboro Library barcode.

Check out and Return Museum Passes

  • Museum passes must be picked up at the Circulation Desk.
  • The person must present the library card under whose name the pass was reserved.
  • Museum passes are checked out for 3 days, which includes the check-out day.
  • Museum passes must be returned to the Circulation Desk.
  • Museum passes cannot be renewed.

Late, Lost or Damaged Museum Passes

  • There will be a $20.00 late fee each day the pass is past due.  The maximum fine will not exceed $100.00.
  • The cardholder is responsible for the full replacement cost if the pass is lost or damaged.
    • Academy of Natural Sciences – $199.00
    • Grounds for Sculpture – $400.00
    • Guggenheim – $500.00

No Shows and Cancellations

  • Museum pass reservations may be cancelled up to the day before the reservation date by calling the Circulation Desk 609-275-2897.
  • Museum passes not picked up are considered a “no show.”
  • Reservations cancelled on the reservation day or after are also considered a “no show.”
  • Due to high demand, 2 “no shows” in a 90 day period may result in a 3 month block on museum pass reservations.

For more information, please call the Circulation Desk at 609-275-2897.