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Museum Passes

Museum Passes are available for Hamden residents through the generosity of the Friends of the Hamden Library. Hamden residents only. One pass per family. Only two passes may be reserved per week. The same pass may only be reserved twice per month.

Long Wharf Theatre vouchers (good for 2 free tickets) will become available for each production according to the following schedule:

Smart People: beginning Tuesday, March 7, 2017

The Most Beautiful Room in New York: beginning Monday, April 24, 2017

You first need to reserve your Long Wharf Theatre voucher online, then you can contact the Long Wharf Theatre box office Tel. 203-787-4282 to reserve your tickets or receive instructions in case there is a standby procedure. You can pick up your reserved Long Wharf Theatre voucher in person at the Miller Library info desk. 

Please note that some days have two performances - click here to check the Long Wharf Theatre calendar


Please Note:  Long Wharf Theatre vouchers will not be available for the following dates due to limited availability:


Sunday, May 7 at 2 pm 

Wednesday, May 10 at 7:30 pm


All Long Wharf Theatre vouchers issued for Matinees during The Most Beautiful Room in New York will be placed on standby due to limited availability. These restrictions apply to the following dates:


Wednesday, May 3 at 7pm
Thursday, May 4 at 8pm
Friday, May 5 at 8pm
Saturday, May 6 at 8pm
Sunday, May 7 at 7pm
Tuesday, May 9 at 7pm
Thursday, May 11 at 8pm
Friday, May 12 at 8pm

Saturday, May 13 at 3pm
Sunday, May 14 at 2pm
Wednesday, May 17 at 2pm
Saturday, May 20 at 3pm
Sunday, May 21 at 2pm
Saturday, May 27 at 3pm
Sunday, May 28 at 2pm


Make reservation by Museum 

Make reservation by Date

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Print-on-Demand*: Reserve online & pick up at the Library:

Beardsley Zoo

Children's Museum / Roaring Brook Nature Center

Discovery Museum and Planetarium

Eli Whitney Museum and Workshop

Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art

Florence Griswold Museum

Imagine Nation

Mark Twain House

Mashantucket Pequot Museum

Mystic Seaport

New Britain Museum of American Art

New England Air Museum

New Haven Museum

Peabody Museum of Natural History

Stepping Stones Museum for Children

Wadsworth Atheneum

White Memorial Conservation Center

Connecticut Science Center

Connecticut State Parks and Forest Recreation Areas

Long Wharf Theatre

Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk

Mystic Aquarium

Shore Line Trolley Museum

Stamford Museum & Nature Center


*Print-on-Demand means that you are able to print out the museum pass from home or a local printer. These passes do not need to be returned. Simply make your reservation, print the pass, and you’re good to go! If you do not have access to a printer, you may visit the library and we will print the pass for you. Printed passes are good only for the date printed on the pass.

For museums that do not participate in the Print-on-Demand program, most other passes may reserved online. You should make your reservation for the day you wish to visit the museum, but you can pick the pass up at any time on the day before your visit.