Museum Passes

Latham Library has the following museum passes available to borrow for three days at a time:

Billings Farm and Museum
This pass provides free admission for two adults and their children under the age of 18 to the Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock, VT. The Billings Farm & Museum is an active dairy farm with an 1890 farmhouse featuring displays on rural and agricultural history. The farm is open daily, May through October, and weekends only, November through February. Learn more on their website: http://www.billingsfarm.org

Birds of Vermont Museum
Good for free admission for one family, once per season (May 1 to October 31). The museum is located in Huntington, and more info can be found here: http://www.birdsofvermont.org

Echo Lake Aquarium and Science Center

This pass provides reduced admission (currently $4 per person) for a family of up to two adults and three children to the ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center in Burlington, VT. Some special exhibits require an additional admission fee. ECHO is open daily, year-round. For more info see: http://www.echovermont.org

Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium
This pass admits a party of up to five guests to the Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium, a museum of natural history in St. Johnsbury, VT. The museum is open Tuesday through Sunday, with additional Monday hours during summer months. For details about hours, special exhibits, and planetarium presentations, check the museum’s website: http://www.fairbanksmuseum.org

Lake Champlain Maritime Museum
Good for free entry of one family to the museum, which is located in Vergennes and open from the end of May until mid October.  For more info see: http://www.lcmm.org

Shelburne Farms
This pass provides free family admission to the walking trails and children’s farmyard at Shelburne Farms, an environmental education center and working farm on the shores of Lake Champlain in Shelburne, VT. Open daily year-round, although hours differ seasonally. Does not include property tours.  For more info: http://www.shelburnefarms.org

Shelburne Museum
This pass provides half-price admission for two adults and accompanying children 17 and under.  Anyone using a Library Membership card must check in at the Museum’s admissions desk and present a library card  or valid Vermont ID.  Open May 1-October 31, every day from 10:00-5:00.
https://shelburnemuseum.org

Vermont History Museum & Vermont Heritage Galleries

Good for free admission for one family to the Vermont History Museum in Montpelier and/or the Vermont Heritage Galleries in Barre.  For more info: http://vermonthistory.org/visit/vermont-history-museum

Vermont Institute of Natural Science (VINS)
Located in Quechee, VT. VINS is open year round, but days/hours change seasonally. Contact VINS before your trip to make sure they are open. Allows 2 guests free entry. For more info see: http://www.vinsweb.org/

Vermont State Parks day use pass
Good for free entry of up to eight people in one vehicle into any state park day use area. For a list of parks see: http://www.vtstateparks.com/

Vermont State Historic Sites pass
Good for free entry of up to eight people in one vehicle into any state historic site. For a list of sites see: http://historicsites.vermont.gov/