Museum Passes

Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Swampscott Public Library, the Swampscott Public Library has museum passes available to borrow – check TixKeeper for a complete list. We encourage you to reserve your pass at least several days in advance. If you wish to reserve passes for a holiday or school vacation week, please plan ahead and reserve early.

Reserve your passes online with TixKeeper!

Using your library card number to log in, you can view a calendar listing of all of our passes, see which are already booked, and place your reservations. TixKeeper also has links to each museum website so you can check for directions and hours. Patrons are also welcome to reserve passes by calling the Library Main Desk at 781-596-8867 x 3300.

Please note:

 – When you pick up your pass at the library, you must have the library card of the person who reserved the pass.

 – Passes may be picked up the day before they are to be used.

 – Passes may not include entrance to special exhibits.

TixKeeper Reservation System

Our passes:

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum  Admits 4 people.  Masks are required*. Pass borrowers must reserve the library pass and then call the library at 781-596-8867 to get a promo code.  Then book their tickets (at least 48 hours ahead of time) on the museum website or by calling them at 617-278-5156.  Temporary museum hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday 11 am to 5 pm; Thursday 11am to 9 pm; Tuesdays closed.

Zoo New England   Admits up to 6 people. Masks are required*.  Pass borrowers must reserve the library pass, then pick it up to get the promo code, then visit the zoo website ( with that promo code to reserve a time spot for the desired day.  Reserve early, time spots can not be guaranteed.

* In compliance with the MA Department of Public Health Guidelines.