Dobbs Ferry Public Library’s Museum Pass Program

The Dobbs Ferry Public Library is teaming up with the following local venues to bring our patrons free museum passes and discounts.

All of these passes are made possible thanks to the Friends of the Dobbs Ferry Library.

Here are the steps you can take to reserve your museum pass:
1. Call or visit the library with your valid (in good standing) Dobbs Ferry card number to reserve your date in advance (no more than 2 weeks). You must be 18 in order to reserve.
2. Pick up your museum pass at the Dobbs Ferry Reference Desk on your reserved date. NOTE:  Some passes have specific instructions for use – be sure to read all accompanying information.
3. Return the museum pass, in person, 7 days later to the Dobbs Ferry Public Library during regular hours.

Please note there is a $2.00 per day late charge for the pass if not returned on time. The maximum fine is $10.00.



Empire Pass

We are now offering two FREE Empire Pass passes to use in New York State Parks
Each pass permits access for one vehicle.
Empire Pass permits unlimited vehicle access to most facilities operated by the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation. For a full list of parks and hours, please check out their website. and Empire Pass brochure. 


Storm King Art Center 

We are now offering two FREE passes to Storm King Art Center.

The pass will admit one six-person car to Storm King for free, limited to one ticket per day.

IMPORTANT:  On checking out the DFPL pass, library patrons must follow Storm King Art Center’s Visit Guidelines for Library Members. Current calendar of Storm King ticket releases can be found here. Each pass will admit one-day admission for one vehicle.
Storm King Art Center is a 500 acre outdoor museum located in New York’s Hudson valley, where visitors experience large-scale sculptures and site-specific commissions under the open sky. 



Stepping Stones Museum for Children

We are now offering one FREE passes to Stepping Stones Museum for Children.

This pass entitles holder to one free admission with each purchase of one admission at regular price.  Maximum 3 free admissions per pass, per day.

The Stepping Stones Museum for Children serves as a hands-on museum specifically designed for children aged 10 and under.


The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

We are now offering two FREE passes to The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

Each pass admits 4 adults or students. Two additional guests may admitted for $5.00 each; children 12 and under are admitted for free. At this time you need to make a reservation to visit.

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is the permanent home of a continuously expanding collection of Impressionist, Post-Impressionist, early Modern, and contemporary art and also features special exhibitions throughout the year.


Westchester Children’s Museum

We are now offering one FREE pass to the Westchester Children’s Museum

The pass admits 4 people (at least 1 adult).

The Westchester Children’s Museum is an engaging, inclusive, creative place for play and a catalyst for building confidence and critical thinking skills in our children.



New York Public Library’s Museum Pass Program

Dobbs Ferry residents are also eligible to obtain library cards from the New York Public Library.

The NYPL library card allows users access to the NYPL Culture Pass. Please visit the NYPL website for more information.