The West Warwick Public Library offers our users the opportunity to borrow passes for either free admission or a reduced admission fee to local museums and other points of interest in and around Rhode Island. Passes may be reserved up to one month in advance.

Visit or call the Reference Department (401-828-3750 ex:1) to make a reservation. All you need if a current OSL card in good standing (no fines or lost materials).

Boston Museum of Fine Arts

465 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA Telephone: 617-267-9300 $10 per person MFA general admission. Admits 2 people. Special exhibits are an additional fee.

Gilbert Stuart Birthplace and Museum

815 Gilbert Stuart Road, Saunderstown, RI Telephone: 401-294-3001 Pass allows up to two (2) adults and up to two (2) children (ages 6-12) a 50% discount of the regular admission price for a tour and entry to the museum.

Mystic Aquarium

55 Coogan Boulevard, Mystic, CT Telephone: 860-572-5955 Admits 4 people per pass.  $5 off each admission.

The Rhode Island Historical Society
John Brown House Museum 52 Power Street, Providence, RI Telephone: 401-273-7507; Museum of Work and Culture 42 South Main Street, Woonsocket, RI Telephone: 401-769-9675  Free admission for up to 4 people with pass.
Providence Children’s Museum

100 South Street, Providence, RI Telephone: 401-273-5437 Admits any combination of 4 adults and children for half price ($6.00) per person with pass.

Roger Williams Park Zoo

1000 Elwood Avenue, Providence, RI Telephone: 401-785-3510 $3 discount admission rate per person for any combination of up to 4 adults, seniors, and/or children.

Boston Museum of Science

1 Science Park, Boston, MA Telephone: 617-723-2500 admits 4 people into exhibit halls for $10 each

RISD Museum of Art

224 Benefit Street, Providence, RI 02903 Telephone: 401-454-6500
Discount: Admission for 2 adults and children under 18

Museum Pass Policy

  1. Only one pass per family per day is allowed.
  2. You may reserve a pass up to one month in advance
  3. The person reserving the pass must use their own OSL card when checking out the pass and must have NO fines or lost materials on it.
  4. Call ahead to confirm that the pass is available. The pass may be picked up the night before or after we open the day it is to be used.
  5. Passes go out for one day and must be returned before 9 am the following day.
  6. Passes must be returned to the West Warwick Public Library. Passes may be returned in the book drop.
  7. Passes cannot be renewed.
  8. The overdue charge for a pass returned late is $5.00 per day.
  9. A lost pass must be replaced by the person who borrowed it and passes are expensive.
  10. If a pass is returned late more than once, the OSL cardholder will lose the privilege to borrow other museum passes from the West Warwick Public Library.

Please check with museums for hours of operation and changes in admission rates.