April 2020: Museum passes are not available at this time because institutions are closed due to COVID-19. However, many institutions have online offerings, which have been compiled here: Museum Virtual Visits and Resources
Museum passes may be picked up at Tufts @ Pratt Library (1400 Pleasant Street, East Weymouth, MA 02189).
Please note that New England Aquarium passes are not available in July and August.
Any adult with a card from Weymouth or any other OCLN member library may reserve museum passes. These passes provide substantial discounts to the admission price. Passes may be reserved online. Reservations are on a first-come, first served basis. Please note: When reserving a pass online, your password is “OCLN” unless you have previously changed your PIN. Your pass may be picked up at the Circulation Desk at Tufts @ Pratt the night before or the morning of your reservation. Please remember to bring your library card. The pass must be returned to the library that evening. If the library has already closed, the pass may be left in the book drop at the Tufts @ Pratt main entrance.
If you need to cancel a museum pass reservation, please do so as soon as possible. If you do not use a museum pass reservation, you will be blocked for sixty (60) days from reserving another museum pass.
The following museum passes are available at the Tufts @ Pratt branch: Boston Children's Museum, Harvard Art Museums, Institute of Contemporary Art, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, John F. Kennedy Library & Museum, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Mystic Aquarium, Museum of Science, New England Aquarium, and Peabody Essex Museum. If you would like, you may also contact our Circulation Department to reserve the pass via telephone at 781-340-5002.
If you do not yet have a library card in an OCLN member library, you may apply for an eCard. Once you have your e-Card number, please contact the Circulation Department to reserve a museum pass. Prior to picking up your museum pass, you will need to upgrade your e-Card to a standard library card.