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Reserve a Museum Pass: Check Out and Go

Borrowing Information

You and your family can now borrow passes and explore our partnering museums. 

Museum Pass Guidelines and FAQ

Who may reserve a museum pass?

Anyone who has a valid adult Parkland Community Library card who lives in the Parkland School District or any paying non-resident adult cardholder.

How do I reserve a museum pass?

Call our circulation desk prior to your library visit at 610.398.1361 x20 to see if a museum pass is available for reservation. You can also place a hold by using our online catalog.You must have your library card number to reserve over the phone. 

You may reserve one pass package per museum for one week. Museum passes are not available for renewal.

How can I check what passes I have reserved?

You can use the online catalog to check and see what passes you have reserved. You will need to log in with your library card number and PIN.

When and how must I return a pass after use?

Passes must be returned a week after they are checked out at our circulation desk in their envelope. Passes may not be left in overnight book drops, so please check the hours of our library to make sure you return the pass while we are open. 

What happens if I return a pass late or lose it?

If passes are not returned on time, the fine per day is $10.00.  Lost passes will be assessed at the replacement rate determined by our library.

What passes are available?

Unless otherwise indicated, the following passes grant full admission to the venue. Restrictions other than those listed here may apply including no admission to special exhibits. Please review them by clicking the "pass details" link.

  • Liberty Bell Museum – Pass allows up to two adults and four children to visit the museum for free. Click here to check pass detail availability.
  • Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts – Pass allows for a family of four to visit the museum's exhibitions for free. The pass does not apply to lectures, programs, workshops, member receptions or walking tours. Click here to check pass detail availability.
  • Lehigh Valley Heritage Museum – Pass allows up to two adults and wo adults and all children under the age of 18 residing at the same address. to visit the museum for free. Click here to check pass detail availability.
  • Independence Seaport Museum – Pass allows up to two adults and four children to visit the museum for free. Click here to check pass detail availability.
  • National Constitution Center – Pass allows core membership benefits for 2 adults and up to 4 children (Grandchildren). Free admission for 2 guests to visit the museum for free. Click here to check pass detail availability.
  • Allentown Art Museum –
    • Pass allows admission to all exhibitions for a family of up to 4 for free.
    • This pass does not apply to lectures, programs, workshops, or member previews.
    Click here to check pass detail availability.
  • America on Wheels
    • Pass allows up to 2 adults and 4 children to visit the museum for free. Click here to check pass detail availability.
  • Intrepid Museum
    • Pass will allow up to six guests to visit the museum and tour the Growler for free. In addition to general admission ticket the library patron pass will include tickets to the Space Shuttle Pavilion.. Click here to check pass detail availability.
  • Children's Museum of Manhattan
    • Free admission for 4 guests (2 adults + 2 children, or 1 adult + 3 children) to the museum. Click here to check pass detail availability.