Gain FREE Access to Museums in New Jersey and New York
The Friends of the Library have generously donated museum passes for use by Glen Rock residents. Passes will be checked out onto a patron’s library card and are due two days after borrowing (passes are never due on Sundays or when the library is closed).
See our full policy for more information.
Children's Museum of Manhattan
This Upper East Side museum boasts five floors where children can have fun exploring hands-on exhibits. Workshops and performances are available for no additional fee. Each pass admits 4 guests (2 adults and 2 children, or 1 adult and 3 children).
The Frick Collection
This intimate art museum is located in the Upper East Side of Manhattan and houses a well-known collection of paintings by Old Masters and European sculptures and decorative arts. No children under age 10. Each set of passes admits 2 adults.
The Guggenheim is a modern and contemporary art museum designed by the famous architect Frank Lloyd Wright. They have a continuously expanding collection and featured exhibits that change throughout the year. Each pass admits 4 adults or students.
Intrepid Air, Sea, And space Museum
This floating American military and maritime museum is housed on the former WWII aircraft carrier located on the west side of Manhattan. Visitors have access to the submarine USS Growler and the Space Shuttle Enterprise. Great for all ages. This pass admits 6 people.
montclair art Museum
Located just 30 minutes south of Glen Rock, the Montclair Art Museum is the first museum in NJ that granted access to the public. They exhibit American and Native American art and run educational programs. Each pass admits 2 adults and any children from their household.
Museum of the city of new york
The Museum of the City of New York is a history and art museum which focuses on connecting the past, present, and future of New York City through exhibitions, publications, and programs. They have ongoing and rotating exhibitions that feature artifacts, photography, and more. Each pass admits 2 adults and up to 4 children.
new york historical society
As the oldest museum in New York, the NYHS seeks to engage the public in the cultural, political, and social history of New York City and our country. Their extensive collection features artifacts, materials, and art which are presented year-round through deeply researched exhibitions. This pass admits 2 adults and any children.
storm king art center/ The Whitney
Storm King Art Center is an open-air museum located in Mountainville, New York (approximately 45 minutes from Glen Rock). They house one of the largest collections of contemporary outdoor sculptures in the country. They have a variety of rotating exhibits that compliment their permanent collection and are open from April through November. Each pass admits 2 adults and up to 4 children from the same household.
*With their Reciprocal Admission Program, you can use this pass for admission to the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City and several other museums in the country.
yogi berra museum & learning center
This museum is located in on the campus of Montclair State University in Little Falls, NJ. It is home to a collection of artifacts and photographs of the inspiring life of Yoga Berra, one of baseball's biggest legends, and a variety of other baseball history. Each pass admits 2 adults and 2 children from the same household.
Please note: this museum might be tricky to get to, see their website for specific directions.