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Our librarians are available to answer your questions Monday - Friday from 10:00 - 6:00 pm. Click here or call 732-390-6767. A librarian will respond to your request as soon as possible.

Curbside Pickup available Monday, Wednesday,Friday 10:00 am - 5:30 pm, Tuesday, Thursday 11:00 am - 7:30 pm, Saturday 10:00 am - 3:30 pm, Sunday - Closed
Book drops open Monday - Friday 9 am - 6 pm, Saturday 9 am - 2 pm

 

Museum Pass Program

The Museum Pass Program allows East Brunswick Public Library cardholders to gain free admission to select museums.

This program is made possible by The East Brunswick Friends of the Library.

  • EBPL cardholders must be 18+ years-old to reserve and check out museum passes.
  • Limit of five (5) museum passes per month, one per museum (no duplicate bookings in the same month.)
  • EBPL cardholders must owe less than $25.00 in fines, fees, or lost materials.

 

Reserve a Pass

(You will need your East Brunswick Public Library card number and PIN)

By Museum
(alphabetical list of all museums)
By Date
(view by a 90 day rolling window)
Reservations
View/Cancel your reservations

 

Passes are Available for a 3 Day Loan Period

  • Day of Pick Up – pick up pass after 3 PM
  • Day of Use – the day you visit the museum
  • Return Day – passes must be returned by 12 PM Monday-Saturday or 2 PM on Sunday

For example, if the Day of Use is Thursday, the pass can be picked up beginning at 3 PM on Wednesday and must be returned by 12 PM on Friday.

 

Available Museums

  • The Academy of Natural Sciences  Effective Friday, March 13, The Academy of Natural Sciences will be temporarily closed to the public through March 31.
            This icon represents that you can print your museum pass directly from your home computer.  There is no need to pick up an Academy museum pass at the Circulation Desk.
  • Battleship New Jersey
  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens
  • Children's Museum of Manhattan  Effective Saturday, March 14, CMOM will be temporarily closed to the public. 
  • The Frick Collection  Effective Friday, March 13, The Frick Collection will be temporarily closed to the public.  All planned public events through April 3 are canceled.
           This icon represents that you can print your museum pass directly from your home computer.  There is no need to pick up a Frick museum pass at the Circulation Desk.
  • Garden State Discovery Museum
            This icon represents that you can print your museum pass directly from your home computer.  There is no need to pick up a Garden State Discovery museum pass at the Circulation Desk.
  • Grounds for Sculpture   Effective Sunday, March 15, Grounds for Sculpture will be temporarily closed through March 29.
  • The Guggenheim  Effective Friday, March 13, The Guggenheim will be temporarily closed to the public.  All planned public events through April 30 are canceled or postponed.
  • Insectropolis
          This icon represents that you can print your museum pass directly from your home computer.  There is no need to pick up an Insectropolis museum pass at the Circulation Desk.
  • The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
           This icon represents that you can print your museum pass directly from your home computer.  There is no need to pick up an Intrepid museum pass at the Circulation Desk.
  • Liberty Science Center -- You do not need to have a pass to use this discount.  Just show your East Brunswick library card to receive $3.00 off admission price.  Please note the discount only applies to the cardholder. 
  • Morven Museum & Garden
          This icon represents that you can print your museum pass directly from your home computer.  There is no need to pick up a Morven museum pass at the Circulation Desk.
  • Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)  Effective Friday, March 13, The Metropolitan Museum of Modern Art will be temporarily closed to the public through March 31.
  • Newark Museum
  • Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms

Picking Up and Returning Passes

  • Reserved passes must be picked up at the Circulation Desk.  As a courtesy, museum passes can be returned after library hours, before they are due, at the walk-up media drop.  The walk-up media drop is attached to the library building, located to the left of the front doors.
  • Patron must present the library card under whose name the pass was reserved.


No Shows and Cancelations

  • Passes not picked up by the Day of Use are considered a No Show.
  • Reservations canceled the day before or on the Day of Use are also considered a No Show.
  • Due to high demand, two (2) No Shows in a 90 day period may result in a 3 month block on museum pass reservations.
  • Reservations may be canceled up to two (2) days before the Day of Use.  You can cancel online or by calling the Circulation Desk 732-390-6951.


Late, Lost or Unreturned Passes

  • There will be a $20.00 late fee each day the pass is past due.  The maximum fine will not exceed $100.00.
  • The cardholder is responsible for the full replacement cost if the pass is lost or damaged.

For more information, please call the Circulation Desk at 732-390-6951.