All Passes (except Castle in the Clouds and the Libby) are donated by the Friends of the Library
Canterbury Shaker Village
Located in Canterbury, NH, the village is open Tuesday through Sunday, 10AM to 4PM, May 5 through September 2; daily 10-5 from September 3 through October 28; weekends only November 3 through December 2. The pass provides free general admission for two adults and two children; additional family members are admitted at half price, $9.50 for adults and $4.50 for children. Regular admission is $19 for adults, $9.00 for children age 6-17; children 5 and under are free. Discounted passes may not be redeemed for special events.
Visitors are encouraged to learn about the life, ideals, values and history of the Canterbury Shakers, through tours, programs, exhibits, research and publications.
Castle in the Clouds
Castle in the Clouds, owned and operated by Castle Preservation Society since 2006, is now open to the public for guests to enjoy. Revel in the beauty of the views, while taking in the magnificent features Plant had installed in his home.
The pass is valid for free admission for one adult and one child age 17 or under, and half price admission for a second adult and child. Regular admission is $17 for adults, $14 for seniors, and $10 for children (age 4 and under free).
Open weekends only May 12 through May 20, then daily May 26 through October 21.
McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center
Located in Concord, NH, the Discovery Center is open in the spring, fall and winter, Thursday through Sunday from 10:30am to 4pm and open every day, 6/15 - 9/2. The pass is valid for free Discovery Center Exhibit Area admission for four individuals regardless of age. Anyone wishing to enjoy a planetarium show will pay an additional $5 per person.
Children's Museum of New Hampshire
New this year in our selection of discount passes is the Children's Museum of New Hampshire, located at 6 Washington St. in Dover, N.H. The pass is valid for a 50% discount off the regular admission of $10 for up to four visitors. Children under age one are free. The museum features a STEAM Innovation Lab, Coin Maze, Dino Detective, Thinkering Lab, Yellow Submarine, Built It FlyIt, Cochecosystem, Cave Explorers, Music Matrix, and more. Click here to visit their website.
Currier Museum of Art
Located in Manchester, NH the Currier Museum is open year round Sunday, Monday and Wednesday-Friday 11AM to 5PM, Saturday 10AM-5PM, and the first Thursday of every month 11AM to 8PM. We have two passes which allow free admission for up to 2 adults. Children aged 17 and under are admitted free of charge.
The Currier is an internationally renowned art museum, which features European and American paintings, decorative arts, photographs and sculpture, including works by Picasso, Monet, O'Keeffe, and Wyeth, with exhibitions, tours, and performances year-round.
The Libby Museum
Designed by Dr. Henry Libby and built in 1912, the Libby Museum has continued its founder's original goal of educating visitors to the wonders of the natural world. One day Family Pass available.
The museum is open June through Labor Day, Tuesday-Saturday 10:00am - 4:00pm and Sunday noon-4:00pm. Closed on Mondays.
From Labor Day through Columbus Day, the museum is open Saturday 10:00am - 4:00pm and Sunday noon - 4:00pm.
New Hampshire State Parks Pass
The museum is open year-round, Monday - Friday from 10am to 4pm. The museum is closed on major holidays.
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
Located in Holderness, NH, the trails are open daily May 1st through November 1st from 9:30AM to 4:30PM. The pass entitles two $5 trail admissions and up to four additional discounted admissions for $10. The regular admission is $20 for adults and $15 for children.
The 3/4 mile live animal exhibit offers up close views of black bears, mountain lions, hawks and owls, bobcats, river otters, foxes and more all in natural encloses.
Strawbery Banke Museum
Strawbery Banke Museum
In the heart of historic downtown Portsmouth, New Hampshire, is an authentic 10-acre outdoor history museum dedicated to bringing 300+ years of American history in the same waterfront neighborhood to life. The Museum is a place for children, adults, multigenerational families and groups to gather to explore eight heritage gardens, 32 historic buildings, and traditional crafts, preservation programs, and hands-on activities. The stories told by costumed role-players and the changing exhibits that offer hours of fun and discovery. The Museum's restored buildings and open space invite visitors to immerse themselves in the past, using objects from the museum's collection of 30,000 artifacts, and the histories of the families who lived and worked in the Puddle Dock neighborhood to engage, educate and entertain.
The Library Member Pass is valid for free admission for 2 adults and up to 4 children, and the Museum is open daily May through October. Click here to visit the Strawbery Banke website for more information.
Wright Museum of World War II
Located in Wolfeboro, NH, the Wright Museum is a non-profit educational institution dedicated to recognizing and honoring the contributions and enduring legacy of WWII-era Americans.The pass admits two adults and four children under the age of 18.
The museum is open from May 1st to October 31st, Monday through Saturday, 10am-4pm and Sunday, Noon-4pm. The museum is closed November through April, but is open on Veteran's Day from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.