Museum Passes

Reserve a pass online or by calling the library at 794-2570.

The library currently offers the following museum passes:

  1. A pass to American Airpower Museum** in Farmingdale.  Provides free admission for 2 adults and 2 children as well as a 10% discount at the Cockpit USA Gift Shop.
  2. A single pass to Cradle of Aviation Museum in Garden City which provides free admission to the museum for 2 adults and up to 2 children, 18 years and younger.
  3. One Empire Pass grants entry for the pass holder and their occupants (in one vehicle at the time of entry) to a state park.  Please review the Empire Pass Guidelines for Use before borrowing the pass.
  4. One pass to New York City’s Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum** which provides free admission to the museum for 6 people.
  5. A pass to Long Island Children’s Museum in Garden City.  Provides free admission for up to 4 persons.  No adults without children, nor children unaccompanied by an adult will be admitted.
  6. One pass to the Nassau County Firefighters Museum** which provides free admission for up to 4 people.
  7. A single pass to the New-York Historical Society in Manhattan.  Admits 2 adults and children under 18 to the Museum and Library as well as the DiMenna Children’s History Museum and the Luce Center collection. 10% discount at the Museum Shop and Caffe Storico.
  8. One pass to Old Bethpage Village Restoration** in Old Bethpage.  The pass provides free admission for up to 4 persons.
  9. A pass to Old Westbury Gardens** in Old Westbury.  The pass entitles two adults and their children free admission as well as a 10% discount at the garden shop and gift shop.  This pass was donated by the Friends of the East Meadow Public Library.
  10. Two passes to The Paley Center for Media** in Manhattan.  Each pass grants one adult and one child under 12 free admission.
  11. One pass to the Vanderbilt Museum and Planetarium** which provides free admission to the museum and a complementary planetarium show for two adults and 4 children.

** These passes can be printed at home.  If you are unable to print, come to the library and staff will be happy to help you.  Printed passes will only be valid for the date of visit listed on the confirmation page. 


Museum Pass Borrowing Rules

Museum passes may be borrowed by East Meadow School District residents over 18 years of age.
Patrons may reserve no more than one pass every thirty days.
The Library is not responsible :

  • If the museum is closed; if the Library must close for an emergency
  • If the museum refuses to accept the pass
  • If the museum accepts the pass for certain exhibits and not others
  • If the person who had the pass before you does not bring it back on time

Always check your museum’s website before visiting for unexpected closings, change in hours, updates on exhibits, etc. 
The Library is not responsible for checking museum hours of operations for patrons.
Late fee is $20 per day.
Passes may only be checked out using the card under which it was reserved.


Reserve a pass online
or by calling the library at 794-2570.