Free Attractions

Museum passes are available at the library for free or discounted admission to many museums in Connecticut and neighboring states. If you’re looking for even more free alternatives and attractions in the area, we’ve got them here for you.

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Connecticut College, New London

The Bellarmine Museum of Art
Fairfield University, Fairfield

Connecticut State Museum of Natural History &
Connecticut Archaeology Center
UConn, Storrs

Davison Art Center
Wesleyan University, Middletown

Flanders Nature Center & Land Trust

Housatonic Museum of Art, Burt Chernow Galleries
Housatonic Community College, Bridgeport

The Jewish Museum (Free Saturdays)

Katonah Museum of Art (Free 10-noon)
Katonah, NY

Knights of Columbus Museum
New Haven

New England Civil War Museum

The New York Botanical Garden (Grounds Admission – Free Wed 10-5, Sat 10-12)
Bronx, NY

Submarine Force Museum

Weir Farm National Historic Site
National Park Service, Wilton

William Benton Museum of Art
UConn, Storrs

Yale Center for British Art
Yale University, New Haven