To select a museum, click “Details/Reserve”, then select which Pass to reserve.
Begun in 1997, Animal Adventures is a an exotic animal rescue center located in Bolton, MA. These animals are the basis of educational programs and a family-run zoo. Live animal shows take place daily, and private tours of different types of animals may be booked. For more information, please visit the website.
Ticket admits up to 4 people for $7 per person.
The EcoTarium is a unique indoor-outdoor museum in Worcester, MA. Set in an urban oasis, the museum offers a chance to walk through the treetops, take a multimedia journey through the galaxy at a digital planetarium, meet wildlife, stroll nature trails, and get hands-on with family-friendly exhibits.
50% off admission for up to 2 Adults and 2 Children per vehicle. Children under 2 years of age are admitted for free.
Mass Audubon (Drumlin Farm)
Mass Audubon maintains about 100 wildlife sanctuaries in Massachusetts, more than half of which may be visited for walks on trails and visits to nature centers and museums. Among these is Drumlin Farm in Lincoln, a working farm with animals and crops, plus exhibits that include native wildlife, such as owls, foxes and deer. A shop on the premises sells items related to nature, such as bird feeders and binoculars.
Ticket admits up to 4 people at $2/person. Operating hours and standard admission costs vary among Audubon's many wildlife sanctuaries. Please check the Mass Audubon website to ensure that the particular wildlife sanctuary you wish to visit is open.
Massachusetts State Parks (Department of Conservation and Recreation)
The Massachusetts State Parks have locations in all regions of the Commonwealth, from Pittsfield to Boston, and from Gloucester to Provincetown. They include beaches, wooded parks, parkways, and reservoirs, each with its own unique activities and amenities like hiking, biking, swimming and boating, camping, and more.
Pass is sponsored by the Massachusetts Department of Conservation & Recreation. The pass allows for free parking of one vehicle at all MA state parks.
Museum of Fine Arts
The Boston Museum of Fine Arts, in existence since July 4, 1876, is one of the most comprehensive art museums in the world, with a collection of almost 500,000 works of art, ranging from ancient Egyptian artifacts to contemporary painting, sculpture and video. In addition, there are always special exhibitions on view, opportunities to take advantage of educational programs—some right in the galleries—and a contemplative Japanese garden.
Patrons must first reserve the MFA library pass at Bolton Public Library. Please contact the library at 978-779-2839,during business hours to receive the PROMO CODE.
After obtaining the code, log into the MFA, Plan Your Visit page to reserve a date and enter the promo code to secure your tickets.
Each pass allows admission for 2 adults at $10 each (general admission and special exhibitions) and up to 4 children ages 7-17 at $10 each (special exhibition). General admission for children 7-17 is $10. Children 6 and under are free
The Museum of Science in Boston is located on a piece of land that extends the width of the Charles River, connecting Boston and Cambridge. Dedicated to promoting and educating visitors about science and technology, the museum includes a planetarium, the world’s largest open-air Van de Graaff generator, an IMAX theatre, a butterfly garden, and permanent and changing exhibits on birds, insects and animals; space; dinosaurs; engineering; nanotechnology; math; biology; and more.
Each pass admits up to 4 people at 50% off. The museum is no longer requiring timed ticketing.
Museum closes at 2:00 PM on the day before Thanksgiving and the day before Christmas.
New England Botanic Garden at Tower Hill
Located in Boylston, MA, and open year-round, the New England Botanic Garden at Tower Hill features carefully planned gardens and collections of ornamental, edible and native plants, with a number of trails that traverse the 132-acre property. In addition, there are many programs and events, including classes, lectures, art exhibits and concerts. The Garden is run by the Worcester County Horticultural Society, the third oldest active horticultural society in the United States.
Each pass admits up to 2 people for half-price admission during daytime hours. Children 5 and under are free.
Peabody Essex Museum
The Peabody Essex Museum grew out of the collection of East India Marine Society, an organization of Salem captains whose charter called for acquisition of “natural and artificial curiosities.” Its permanent collection contains art and artifacts of Africa, Asia, India, China (with a Qing Dynasty house brought from the Huizhou region), Japan, Korea, Pacific Islands, and features objects of maritime art and history that include paintings, drawings, ship models, marine decorative arts, tools, weapons, navigational instruments, and ship and yacht plans. It also has a thriving changing exhibition schedule that sometimes includes important traveling shows.
Patrons must first reserve the PEM library pass at Bolton Public Library. Please contact the library at 978-779-2839,during business hours to receive the PROMO CODE.
After obtaining the code, log into PEM ticket page to reserve a date and time to visit and enter the promo code or call PEM reservation line at 978-542-1511 to secure your tickets.
Pass admits 2 Adults for $12.00 each.
The Trustees of the Reservations preserve and protect more than 100 special properties of exceptional scenic, historic, and ecological value—nearly 25,000 acres—all around Massachusetts. From Crane’s Beach in Ipswich and World’s End in Hingham to The Old Manse in Concord and Fruitlands Museum in Harvard, visitors to Trustees sites enjoy local history and nature in its various forms: beaches, meadows, forests, swamps and more.
Two adults & children under 18 included in admission. Pass is valid for one-time use.
Use promo code on GO Pass to secure timed ticket for Friuitlands, deCordova or Castle Hill.
Free admission to: Ashley House, Cape Podge Wildlife Refuge, Fruitlands Museum (timed ticket required), Misery Island (June to Labor Day), Mission House, Naumkeag, Old Manse, Wasque (Memorial Day to Columbus Day), and Worlds End.
Discount Admission to: Bartholomew's Cobble, Castle Hill on the Crane Estate, Crane Beach, Long Point Beach, and Notchview
Pass is valid for admission only; NOT valid for discounts at parking kiosks, stores, cafes, inns, campgrounds, special events and programs, or in place of any permits or passes.
USS Constitution Museum
The museum, a part of the Boston National Historical Park, is located in the Charlestown Navy Yard near the ship USS Constitution (“Old Ironsides”) at the end of Boston’s Freedom Trail. The museum provides a detailed look at the history of the ship, information about the war of 1812, and the battle between the ship and HMS Java. Stories are told through interactive exhibits, unique artifacts, archival records, and artwork. The museum also includes a research library which houses a strong collection of manuscripts, books, artifacts, and microfilm of primary source material. The ship itself is maintained by the US Navy, and may be visited free of charge on certain days.
Free admission for up to 9 people.
Worcester Art Museum
The Worcester Art Museum is recognized for its 35,000-piece collection of paintings, sculpture, decorative arts, photography, prints, drawings and new media created over the last 5 millennia. Works include those by El Greco, Monet, Rembrandt, Gauguin, van Gogh, Renoir, Cézanne, Picasso, Copley, Gilbert Stuart, Paul Revere, and Nam June Paik. Special exhibitions showcase the masterworks, seldom-seen gems, and important works on loan—including some contemporary art. Of note are the floor mosaics from the ancient city of Antioch (Syria) in the entrance, the Japanese print collection, and the “Arms and Armor” collection. There is a café, museum shop, and library on the premises.
50% off admission for up to 2 adults and/or children