The Friends of the North Brunswick Public Library have generously provided FREE passes to some of the area’s most popular museums!

Check out a pass to one of the museums with your North Brunswick Library card, just like a book! Enjoy your visit along with family and friends, then return the pass to the Library the next day. 

Give us a call at 732-246-3545 to reserve the pass.

Passes will be loaned for a 3 day period.

  • Day of pick up – Pick up your pass at the Reference Desk

  • Day of use – The day you plan on visiting the venue

  • Return Day – Return the pass before 11 AM (1 PM on Sundays)

Check out the Museums below for more information, as well as information about the program itself!

Click here for FAQs

The Academy of Natural Sciences

1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103


Open: 10:00 AM – 4:30 PM, Monday–Friday
            10:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Weekends and Holidays
            Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day                                          and New Year's Day


The Bucks County Children's Museum

500 Union Square Drive

New Hope, PA 18938


Hours of Operation:

  • Open Tuesday – Friday, 10 AM – 4 PM

  • Saturday, 10 AM – 5 PM; Sunday, 12 PM – 5 PM 

  • Closed Monday

The Bucks County Children’s Museum’s mission is to provide an environment that connects ALL children to the world around them and inspires learning through PLAY.


The Frick Collection

1 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021

Hours of Operation:

  • Mondays - Closed

  • Tuesday through Saturday - 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

  • Wednesdays - 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

  • Sundays - 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Frick Collection is known for its distinguished Old Master paintings and outstanding examples of European sculpture and decorative arts.

Grounds for sculpture

18 Fairgrounds Rd
Hamilton, NJ 08619

WINTER HOURS: January & February 

Saturdays & Sundays: 10 AM - 6 PM

  • OPEN: New Year’s Day - Tuesday, January 1st, 2019, 10 AM - 6 PM

  • OPEN:  Martin Luther King Day - Monday, January 21st, 10 AM - 6 PM

  • OPEN:  President’s Day - Monday, February 18th, 10 AM - 6 PM

March - December: Tuesday to Sunday, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

The Grounds for Sculpture displays works by American and international sculptors in a variety of styles and media. 1 pass admits 4 people.

Garden State Discovery Museum

2040 Springdale Road, Suite 100
Cherry Hill, NJ 08003

Open Daily: 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM


1761 Route 9, Toms River, NJ

Open: Tuesday to Saturday, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Insectropolis is a fun and unique insect learning center that dazzles visitors of all ages. Set within the architecture of a bug-themed city, their creative displays entertain guests as they learn about these fascinating creatures. 3 passes available, each admits 2 people. Limit of one pass per person.


Independence Seaport Museum

211 S. Columbus Blvd. 
Philadelphia, PA 19106 

215- 413-8655

Hours of Operation:

April 1st – October 31st:
Monday to Friday 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday, Sunday & Holidays - 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

November 1st – March 31st:
Daily (including Holidays) 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Liberty Science Center

Liberty State Park
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ

Hours of Operation

Tuesday – Friday 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Saturday & Sunday 9:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Closed Monday

No pass is needed.  North Brunswick Library cardholders receive A $3 per person discount.  Please bring your library card with you when you visit Liberty Science Center to take advantage of this discount.


Popcorn Park Zoo

Popcorn Park Zoo

1 Humane Way
Forked River, NJ 08731
Click here for their website

Hours:    11 a.m. to 5 p.m., 7 days a week

Holidays  11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Popcorn Park is a sanctuary for animals who faced desperate circumstances and/or death. Popcorn Park began in 1977 when we rescued and treated a raccoon caught in a leg-hold trap. We gave him a home for life as he could never be released and survive.