Holiday Closing

The Library will be closed on Wednesday, October 5th in observance of Yom Kippur. 

Museum Passes & Discount Vouchers

Please take note:

  • Each museum sets its own restrictions and you must comply with their rules.
  • Some museums require that you reserve a specific time slot for your visit.
  • Direct any questions you may have about a specific museum to the museum you want to visit.
  • Check with each museum about their COVID-19 specific guidelines for visiting.
  • New York City requires that visitors 12 and older show proof of a COVID-19 vaccination to enter museums.

Museum Passes

Print On Demand Passes:

  • Children's Museum of the East End
  • Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery & Aquarium
  • Cold Spring Harbor Whaling Museum
  • Cradle of Aviation
  • Fire Island Lighthouse
  • The Frick Collection
  • Garvies Point Museum & Preserve
  • Heckscher Museum of Art
  • Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
  • The Jewish Museum
  • Long Island Maritime Museum
  • Museum of the City of New York
  • Nassau County Museum of Art
  • Old Westbury Gardens
  • Raynham Hall Museum
  • Vanderbilt Museum, Mansion & Planetarium

Pick Up/Return Passes:

  • Brooklyn Botanic Garden
  • Empire Pass
  • Guggenheim
  • Long Island Children's Museum
  • Museum of Modern Art

Museum Pass Brochure

Museum Vouchers

Harborfields Library cardholders may purchase discount vouchers at the Circulation Desk. Prices and ticket availability are subject to change without notice.

American Museum of Natural History

*Timed Tickets Required
$10 each. Good for one general admission and one special exhibition, film, or live animal exhibition of visitor’s choosing.
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Bronx Zoo

*Timed Tickets Required
$27.95 each. After your purchase, call the zoo's reservation center to select your preferred visit date, provide the voucher serial number, and receive your time specific tickets via email from the zoo. Vouchers are valid for Bronx Zoo Admission or Holiday Lights tickets.
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Long Island Aquarium

*Timed Tickets Required
$24 each. Good for one general admission for all ages.
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*Please note that the Bird Habitat is closed.


Long Island Science Center

$10 each. Open 7 days a week from 11am-5pm at a temporary pop-up space in Riverhead Tanger Outlet Center, Tanger 1, Suite 401.

Borrowing Guidelines

  • Museum passes are available to Harborfields Public Library cardholders who are over the age of 18 and have an account in good standing.
  • Only ONE (1) pass may be reserved per day, and each museum’s pass may be reserved ONCE in a 30 day period.
  • Reservations may be made 30 days in advance.
  • Each pass has different guidelines, so be sure to read the admission policy and call or visit the museum website to learn more about exact opening times, holiday closing dates, and limitations.

Print on Demand Passes:

  • Can be printed from home or at the Library
    • If a Print on Demand Pass is to be used on a Sunday, and assistance is needed with printing, it is suggested you visit or call the Library on Saturday for printing as Library hours on Sunday are 1-5 PM
  • Will only be valid on the “For Use ONLY on” date listed on your reservation confirmation

Pick Up/Return Passes:

  • Can be picked up at the Circulation Desk on the "Pickup Date" while the Library is OPEN
    • For trips to be taken on a Sunday, passes should be reserved for and picked up on Saturday, as Library hours on Sunday are 1-5 PM
  • Can be returned by the "Due Date" to the Circulation Desk or through the Book Drop
  • Incur a $10 per day late fee if returned past the scheduled due date
  • Will incur a $50 replacement fee if the Pass is lost

Pass Pick Up:

  • You may call the Circulation Desk to confirm that the pass you have reserved has been returned by the previous patron.
  • Museum Pass User Agreement Form must be signed each time you borrow a Pick Up/Return Pass.
  • The adult Harborfields Public Library cardholder picking up the pass must have a valid Harborfields Library card and live at the same address as the person who made the reservation, and will assume ALL RESPONSIBILITY for the pass and any incurred fees.

Return/Late Fees: A Pick Up/Return pass must be returned to the Circulation Desk, or placed in the Book Drop Box on the due date, to avoid a $10 per day late fee. Be advised that unpaid fines will result in museum pass privileges being suspended.

Library Material Fines: Harborfields Public Library cardholders with excessive Library material fines ($50 or more) will not be permitted to reserve a pass until the fine has been paid. If excessive fines are accrued after a museum pass has been reserved, the patron will not be permitted to check out a pass until the fine has been paid. Any user who loses a pass will be charged a $50 replacement fee.

Pass Limits: Only ONE (1) pass may be reserved per day, and each museum’s pass may be reserved ONCE in a 30 day period. Repeat visits to the same museum within the month are not permitted. To ensure fair distribution of passes, only one pass may be checked out to a Harborfields patron/family/address at any given time.

Library Responsibility Waiver: The Library is not responsible for:

  • Museum entrance fees
  • If a Pick Up/Return Pass is lost or not returned on time for your use
  • Reservation(s) made for a day that the Library is CLOSED, or for a day of an emergency closing. Please check the Library website for hours/holiday closings before making a reservation.

User Agreement

  1. I assume all responsibility for the use of the Museum Pass I am picking up and any incurred fines.
  2. I have a valid Harborfields Public Library card in good standing, and understand that any fines accrued will be attached to my library card account.  Museum Passes must be returned in Book Drop by 9 am or to the Circulation Desk by 11 am the morning of their Return Date.  Late Fee - $10 per day / Lost Pass Fee - $50 / Lost Envelope Fee - $5. Unpaid fines will result in Museum Pass privileges being suspended.
  3. I understand that it is my responsibility to confirm with the museum specific admittance guidelines and privileges, hours of operation, or restrictions.
  4. The Library is not responsible for museum entrance fees in the event that a pass is lost or not returned on time for my use.
  5. The Library staff reserves the right to monitor usage to ensure fairness and access for the greatest number of patrons, and reserves the right to suspend my Museum Pass privileges.

 

By clicking “I ACCEPT,” you have read and agree to the terms outlined above.
Museum Pass User Agreement