Museum Passes

Morton Grove Public Library cardholders can check out free and discounted passes to a variety of museums and cultural institutions throughout Chicago and Illinois. See below available institutions and services.

Questions? Contact the Info Desk at 847-965-4220 x1 or info@mgpl.org.

NOT INCLUDED: The Field Museum, Museum of Science & Industry, Adler Planetarium, and other downtown Chicago museums.

Museum Adventure Pass

Go to the Info Desks to check out a Museum Adventure pass. First come first served, in-person only, one pass per family per week. Passes valid for one week.

Participating Attractions

  • Air Classic Inc. Museum of Aviation
  • Aurora Regional Fire Museum
  • Bess Bower Dunn Museum of Lake County
  • Bronzeville Children's Museum
  • Brookfield Zoo
  • Cantigny Park
  • Cernan Earth and Space Center at Triton College
  • Chicago Botanic Garden
  • Children's Museum in Oak Lawn
  • Elgin History Museum
  • Elgin Public Museum
  • Illinois Holocaust Museum
  • Illinois Railway Museum
  • KidsWork Children's Museum
  • Mitchell Museum of the American Indian
  • Naper Settlement
  • Oriental Institute Museum
  • Pleasant Home Foundation
  • St. Charles Heritage Museum

Explore More Illinois

Log in with your library card and password to view and print available passes from anywhere. Adults 18 and over can make up to two reservations per library card at a time.

Participating Attractions

  • Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
  • American Writers Museum
  • Annoyance Theatre
  • Buffalo Grove Park District Community Arts Center
  • Butterworth Center & Deere-Wiman House
  • Chicago Maritime Museum
  • City Lit Theater
  • Civil War Museum
  • Dinosaur Discovery Museum
  • Discovery Center Museum
  • Edwards Place
  • Ellwood House Museum
  • Ernest Hemingway Birthplace Museum
  • Exploration Station
  • Harris Theater for Music and Dance
  • Hegeler Carus Mansion
  • Illinois Holocaust Museum
  • Kankakee County Museum
  • Kenosha City Museum
  • Kidzeum of Health and Science
  • Lake Forest Symphony
  • Lincoln Heritage Museum
  • Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art
  • Love's Sweet Arrow
  • Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art
  • Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College
  • Museum of the Grand Prairie
  • Springfield Arts Association
  • Vermilion County Museum
  • Wheels O’ Time Museum