Save Money While Visiting Local Museums
Your library card can get you discounts at many attractions on the south coast. Check below to see how much you can save at each location.
Audubon Society of Rhode Island Education Center
Environmental Education Center in Bristol has an exhibit hall, live animals and a tide-pool tank. Pass admits up to 2 adults and 4 children under 18.
Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum
Visit this 45-room mansion and its public garden located on Bristol Harbor. Pass admits up to 6 people at $7 per person. Under 17 free.
Pass Needs to be renewed. Good from 4/3/18 to 10/14/18.
Buttonwood Park Zoo
One of the finest small zoos in the country with animals from home and around the world. Free admission for up to 4 people.
Information on animals and habitats, educational programs, research, marine animal rescue, programs and facility rental. This pass saves $5 per person for up to four people. General Admission only.
New Bedford Whaling Museum
Visit America's premier Whaling Museum featuring blue whales, sperm whales, whaling history and education. Pass admits 50% discount for 2 adults and 2 children under 17.
Newport Art Museum
Free admission for 2 adults and children under age 18.
Norman Bird Sanctuary
Hours: Open year round 7 days a week from 9-5. Closed major holidays.
Admits 2 adults plus any children for free.
Providence Children's Museum
A full hands-on museum for children of all ages! Discounted admission (1/2 price admission) for up to 4 people.
Rhode Isalnd Historical Society
Free admission for 4 people to following:
- John Brown House
- Museum Museum of Work & Culture
- RIHS Research Library
- Concert Under the Elms.
Discounted tickets to walking tours and museum gift shops.
RISD Art Museum
The Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, also known as the RISD Museum, is Rhode Island’s leading museum of fine and decorative art, housing a collection of 84,000 objects of international significance. The RISD Museum strives to be a vital cultural resource by educating and inspiring a wide variety of audiences: families and individuals, scholars and researchers, artists and designers, and students of all ages. 2 free adults 2 free children.
Roger Williams Park Zoo
This Rhode Island landmark covers 40 acres and more than 1,000 animals to visit. Discount Rates: $3.00 discount for up to 4 people.
Unavailable for the months of January and February.
The Children's Museum of Greater Fall River
The Children's Museum of Greater Fall River encourages and inspires a love for learning! 1/2 price admission for 4 people.