Due to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), please visit the websites of the following museums for details on their operating status and varied hours of operation.

Museum Passes

Museum passes made available by the Raritan Public Library require patron status. If you are a patron of the Library, or are looking to register for patron status, please contact us for more information on how to get access to these special offers.

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Eastern State Penitentiary

Adult patrons are now able to borrow passes to the Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia, PA. This grants admission to free daytime tours to this historic site for up to six people. Admission includes "The Voices of Eastern State" Audio Tour, narrated by actor Steve Buscemi; award-winning exhibits on mass incarceration, The Big Graph and Prisons Today; history exhibits; and a critically acclaimed series of artist installations. Please call the Library for more information. Sign up is required.

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Red Mill Museum Village

Patrons can now visit the Red Mill Museum Village in Clinton, NJ for free. The Red Mill Pass is good for an entire family: 2 adults and children members on any non-special event day. Explore 12 historic buildings with a collection of 40,000 artifacts and learn about the social, agricultural and industrial heritage of our area.

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USGA Golf Museum

Patrons can now visit the USGA Golf Museum in Far Hills, NJ free of charge— home to the world's premiere collection of golf artifacts and memorabilia. The greatest champions and moments in American golf history come alive through engaging exhibits. Stop by the Library to reserve your pass, which will admit up to 4 people!

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Battleship New Jersey

From the moment you step on board the Battleship New Jersey, you will realize that this is a museum where visitors can take an active role. Sit in the admiral's seat, stretch out on one of the sailor's bunks, or climb into the 16" gun turret. Battleship New Jersey is located in Camden, NJ. Through the library, two adults and up to three children can visit the Battleship New Jersey free of charge!

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Morris Museum

Adult patrons can now participate in our museum pass program to the Morris Museum in Morristown, NJ. The museum is a Smithsonian affilate, which favorably impacts any upcoming exhibits. The pass is available for up to two adults and three children at no charge. Please schedule your pass up to one month in advance, as these are offered on a first-come first-served basis.