Museum Adventure Passes

Use the smartest card – your library card – to receive admission or a special discount at these participating Chicago area cultural destinations!

Aurora Regional Fire Museum

  Cernan Earth & Space Center at Triton College   KidsWork Children’s Museum   Oriental Institute Museum

Bess Bower Dunn Museum of Lake County

  Chicago Botanic Garden   LEGOLAND Discovery Center   Pleasant Home Foundation

Bronzeville Children’s Museum

  Children’s Museum in Oak Lawn   Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art   St. Charles Heritage Museum

Brookfield Zoo

  Elgin History Museum   Mitchell Museum of the American Indian    
Cantigny Park
  Elgin Public Museum   Naper Settlement    

How to Checkout a Museum Adventure Pass

  1. Check out a Museum Adventure Pass using your library card at Sycamore Library.
    Libraries have a limited number of passes for each participating organization. Passes are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Passes cannot be reserved or checked out online or on the phone. We look forward to your library visit!
  2. One Museum Adventure Pass may be checked out per family, per loan period.
    The loan period is seven days. Admission offers vary per museum.
  3. Passes are typically limited to general admission.
    Each organization’s listing at gives specific dates when passes cannot be used, and other restrictions that may apply.

Visit to learn more. Questions? Contact us at 815.895.2500 ext. 414

Explore Illinois

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, theaters, and other fun and local cultural venues.
Get started HERE!