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Library is open for 30 minute sessions. No appointment required.

Pass Information

The Museum Adventure Pass program provides special offers and discounts to unique cultural destinations throughout the Chicago area. Participating destinations include:

  • Brookfield Zoo
  • Chicago Botanic Garden
  • Bronzeville Children’s Museum,
  • LEGOLAND Discovery Center
  • And many more!

How do I get a free museum pass?

  • Visit for participating museums, offers by location, and restrictions.

  • Check on availability and pick up a pass by phone at 708-366-7171.

  • Passes can be picked up through the low contact Vestibule Pick Up Service at the Library.
  • Passes are free, available on a first-come, first-served basis to Forest Park Public Library cardholders.

  • One pass may be borrowed per person, per loan period.

  • Take the pass, your library card, and photo ID with you on your visit.

  • Use within seven days of receiving your pass.

  • Once a pass has been checked out, it cannot be returned.

  • Passes expire in seven days and do not need to be returned to the library.

Reminder: Participating museums frequently change their open days and hours of operation. Double check with the museum you plan to visit or online at before you leave.

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What is Explore More Illinois?

Explore More Illinois is a free service provided by your library that provides instant online access to free and discounted tickets to museums, science centers, sporting events, zoos, park districts, theatres, and other fun and local cultural venues.