Library News

New Museum Pass

by Library Staff | December 7, 2016 at 12:12 PM

Portrait painting of JFK, from Pixaby public domain imagesWith the support of the Friends of the Acton Libraries, a pass to the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum is now available for the public to enjoy. The Library and Museum’s mission is to advance the study and understanding of the President’s life, career, and the times in which he lived, and to promote a greater appreciation of America's political and cultural heritage, the process of governing, and the importance of public service.

The pass is valid for two admissions to the Museum with a co-pay of $3.00 per person; admission is free for children 12 and under. Additional fees may apply for special exhibitions.

The Library and Museum are located at Columbia Point, Boston.

Before reserving a pass, please check the website to make sure it is open on the day you would like to visit.

Other passes available through the library are the Children’s Museum, the Concord Museum, Decordova Sculpture Park and Museum, the Discovery Museums, the EcoTarium, Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate, Harvard Art Museums, Institute of Contemporary Art, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Mass. Audubon Society, which includes Drumlin Farm, Massachusetts State Parks Pass, Museum of Fine Arts, Museum of Science, New England Aquarium, Peabody Essex Museum, Roger Williams Park Zoo, and Tower Hill Botanic Garden.

A valid library card must be presented to checkout or reserve a museum pass. Reservations may be made online by either date or museum on the library’s website at

Museum Passes