|In order to provide patrons access to a wider world, the Friends of the Rochester Public Library make available to card holders free or low-cost passes to the following museums.|
|Available at the Main Desk:
Fine Arts, Boston
Each pass admits up to two people, for general admission, for $10 per person.
Children 6 and under are admitted free.
Children 7 to 17 are admitted for $6.50 on school days until 3 p.m.
All other times, children 7 to 17 are admitted free.
Tickets for special exhibitions may be purchased for an additional $8.
These tickets cannot be reserved in advance and are subject to availability.
For more information visit the Museum's web site:
Each pass allows two adults and their children or grandchildren (under age 18) from the same household, plus two additional guests, half price admission to the Seacoast Science Center. Be sure to present your pass to the Odiorne Point State Park tollbooth attendant and the Center greeter for potential free entry into the Odiorne Point parking area (there is generally a parking fee May-October). Membership privileges include a 10% discount in the Nature Store.
Summer hours (March-October) open 7 days a week, 10am-5pm
Winter hours (November-February)
Saturday-Monday and school vacations 10am-5pm, and in addition passholders can contact the Center with 2 hours notice to visit the Center during the week!
Each pass admits up to 4 people. Children 2 and under are free. Planetarium shows are an additional cost, per person, per show (please check museum website for current pricing).
Summer vacation hours (beginning July 1st) Tuesday-Saturday 10:30am to 4pm
While school is in session:
Friday and Saturday 10:30am to 4pm
1st Friday of the month 6:30-9pm
Each pass admits 2 adults and 4 children under the age of 18.
For more information, call: (603) 569-1212
or visit the Wright Museum's web site:
Each pass entitles the bearer to free regular admission for two adults and children under 17.
Some special events and exhibits may require an additional fee.
(May 1st - October 31st): 10am - 5pm daily,
For more information, call: (603) 433-1106
or visit Strawbery Banke's web site:
Each letter, when dated and signed by a Library representative, serves as an admission pass for up to two (2) adults and their children under age 18, residing at the same home address, to the American Independence Museum.
Open June - October
Thursday - Saturday: 10am - 4pm
Guided tours are offered at 10am, noon, and 2 pm
For more information, call: (603) 772-2622
or visit the American Independence Museum web site:
Each pass admits two for the price of one, or half-price for one visitor. Regular admission is $8 for adults, $6 for students 16+ and senior citizens, $3 for children ages 6-15, and free for children under age 5.
HOURS: April through November, Wednesday-Sunday 10am to 5pm.
For more information, visit the museum's website at www.woodmanmuseum.org
Museum of Art
Each pass provides free general admission for up to 2 adults (18 years and over) and all youth family members (ages 13-17); children 12 years and under are always admitted without charge.
Monday 11:00 am-5:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am-5:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am -5:00 pm EXCEPT on the first Thursday of each month when the museum remains open until 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am-5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Sunday 11:00 am-5:00 pm
For more information, visit the museum's website at www.currier.org
Hampshire Historical Society
Each pass provides free daily admission to any exhibition at the Historical Society for up to four adults and any accompanying children (ages 18 and under) during public open hours.
HOURS: Tuesday-Saturday from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm.
For more information, visit the Society's website at www.nhhistory.org
|Available at the Children's
Children’s Museum of New Hampshire
Reduced admission of 50% off up to four people. Additional guests pay the regular admission of $9.00. All children under the age of one are admitted free of charge. Some special programs may require an additional fee.
Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sunday, 1-5 p.m.
For more information, call: (603) 436-3853
Hampshire Farm Museum
The pass entitles the bearer (and their immediate family) to free admission to the NH Farm Museum. Additional guests pay the regular admission fees of $7.00 for adults, and $4.00 for children 3-17 years old. Children under 3 are admitted free of charge.
Wednesday through Saturday
10am to 4pm
May 29- October
For more information, call: (603) 652-7840
Rochester Public Library is located at 65 S. Main St.
For additional information, call 603.332.1428. For directions to RPL, click here.