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Museum Passes

Reserve a Museum Pass with the Belmont Public Library and save money!  Please read our Museum Pass Policy for information on eligibility, penalties and fines. Our passes are provided by the Friends of the Belmont Public Library without them, this program would not be possible.

Questions? Call the Reference Desk 617-993-2870 or visit our help page.

Reserve by Date

Interested in reserving your museum by date? Check out the calendar here.

Reserve By Museum

Know where you want to go?  Reserve your pass by museum here.

View or Cancel your Reservations

Want to view or cancel your reservations?  See here.

Help with Museum Passes

To cancel or reschedule a reservation please call 617-993-2870 To add or update your email address in the museum pass system please call the Reference Desk at 617-993-2870. To ensure that you receive emails please add the following email address to your address book – [email protected]

Museum Pass Guidelines

The museum pass program is operated by the Belmont Public Library and is funded by the Friends of the Belmont Public Library.

  • Only one pass may be borrowed for any one day
  • Passes for the same museum may be borrowed no more than twice per month per family.
  • During school vacation weeks only one pass may be borrowed during that week
  • Patrons must present their Minuteman Library Network library card when picking up a pass
  • Reservations may be made up to 60 days in advance—online, in person or by telephone (617-993-2870).
  • A $5.00 per day late fee will be charged for tardiness.

Weekday passes (Monday–Friday) are due before 9 AM the next morning. Saturday/Sunday passes are due before 9 AM on Monday morning. Please return pass in person at the Reference Desk the same day you use it or before 9 AM the following morning through the front door mail slot, not in the book drop. Loss of a pass, failure to pick up a pass, or failure to cancel a reservation will result in the loss of museum pass borrowing privileges for 3 months. Cancellations may be made by calling the Reference Desk at 617-993-2870.