Discount museum passes are sponsored by the Friends of the West Springfield Public Library, with the exception of those provided directly to the Library by Mystic Aquarium and the Clark Art Institute. Please call 413 - 736 - 4561 x 0 or ask at the Borrowers' Services desk to make a reservation for an available museum pass.
Passes must be checked out with a valid library card with the following guidelines:
- Only one museum pass may be checked out at a time
- A pass may not be reserved more than twice in a month (and may not be reserved two days in a row)
- Passes are one day items and must be returned to the Library before 9:00 AM the next day we are open (passes may be returned in the book return slot if we are closed)
- The late fee for museum passes is $5.00 per day
Patrons are encouraged to contact the museums directly for the most up-to-date information regarding hours, prices, safety protocols, etc. when planning a visit.
Amelia Park Children's Museum
4 people, $4 each
Clark Art Institute
Free admission for 1 adult
Museum requires masks for ages 5+. Capacity is limited and they strongly encourage booking admission in advance via their website.
Eric Carle Picture Book Museum
Free admission for up to 2 adults and 4 children
Museum recommends reserving a time with them in addition to checking out the Library pass.
Forest Park Zoo Pass
Free admission to the zoo for up to 5 visitors; valid photo ID required with pass; pass does not cover fees for entry into Forest Park
Holyoke Children's Museum
Half price admission for up to 6 visitors
Museum requires visitors to book a time slot on their website after checking out the Library pass.
Holyoke Merry-Go-Round (This pass is currently unavailable)
2 free ride tickets per person for up to 5 visitors
MA State Parks Pass
Free parking at many Massachusetts State Parks
617-626-1250 (Department of Conservation and Recreation)
Mystic Aquarium (This pass is currently unavailable)
$4 off each general admission for up to 4 visitors
New England Air Museum
Half price admission for up to 6 visitors (children ages 3 and under: free admission)
Smith College Museum of Art (This pass is currently unavailable)
Free admission for up to 8 people who reside at the same address
Buy one pass at full price, get second pass at half price
Patrons visiting with the Library pass must book a timed appointment in person at the Welcome Center.