Museum and Park Passes

Museum and Park Passes

Enjoy local art, parks, culture, history, and science museums for free with your library card!

Museum and Park Passes

Enjoy local art, parks, culture, history, and science museums for free with your library card!

How it Works

Did you know you can use your King County Library System (KCLS) library card to get free passes to local museums? Reserve your pass and start planning your day at the museum.

View, Cancel, or Print an Existing Pass

teenager-in-headphones-with-phone-in-his-hands-communication-and-modern-technologies-the-modern-world_t20_0xdgj6

Museums Currently Offered

Woman walking alone on a trail in the forest, wearing a green backpack.

Check Out Washington, Washington State Parks

  • Must display the physical pass on your vehicle
  • Fifteen passes are available for holds
  • Pass admits 1 vehicle
  • Pass can be used for park visits on up to 7 days
  • Pass checks out for 14 days
  • Check the Discover Pass website for park hours and locations
Guest exploring BAM gallery

Bellevue Arts Museum (BAM), Bellevue

  • Printed pass required
  • Multiple layer face coverings are required for everyone ages 2 and older
  • Four passes offered each day
  • Pass admits up to two individuals
  • Children younger than age 6 are free (no pass required)
KidsQuest Children's Museum Climber

KidsQuest Museum, Bellevue

  • Must show printed or digital pass to enter with matching photo I.D.
  • Library pass holders do not need to reserve check-in time on KidsQuest website
  • Six passes offered each day
  • Pass admits two (babies younger than 1 year old enter free)
  • Masks required for ages 3 and older
WWII-era TANG Periscope 2- credit MOHAI

MOHAI — Museum of History and Industry, Seattle

  • Printed or digital pass required
  • Must also reserve a timed entry (see instructions on pass)
  • Masks are required for all visitors over the age of 2
  • Two passes offered each day
  • Pass admits up to two individuals
  • Youth age 14 and younger are free
Pavilion Wide Interior South at The Museum of Flight

The Museum of Flight (Seattle)

  • View the current COVID-19 guidelines before your visit.
  • Online ticketing is still encouraged but not required
  • Must show printed or digital pass and matching photo ID to enter
  • Two passes offered each day
  • Pass admits up to two adults and two youths (age 5-17) during regular hours
  • Pass does not include entry to special exhibitions
  • Children age 4 and younger are free (no pass required)
  • Charges may apply for some interactive experiences, special exhibitions, and additional visitors
Guests discovering the coral reef at Seattle Aquarium

Seattle Aquarium, Seattle

  • Face coverings are required for everyone ages 5 and older
  • Enter walk-up line to reserve an entry time
  • Must show printed or digital pass, and matching photo ID to enter
  • Six passes offered each day
  • Pass admits up to four individuals
  • Children younger than age 3 are free (no pass required)
MoPOP guitar gallery

Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP)​, Seattle

  • Face coverings required for ages 3 and up, and other safety guidelines
  • Join "partner tickets” line at the 5th Ave. N. and Harrison entrance for next available timeslot
  • Must show printed pass and matching photo ID to enter
  • Four passes offered each day
  • Pass admits up to two adults and two children, ages 5-17, for general admission to MoPOP only.
  • Does not include special exhibits, programs, or events
  • Children age 4 and younger are free (no pass required)
Washington State History Museum

Washington State History Museum (WSHM), Tacoma

  • Must show printed or digital pass to enter
  • Twelve passes offered each day
  • Pass admits two adults and four children (younger than age 18)
  • Masks required for ages 5 and older, and other safety guidelines
  • No passes accepted during annual Model Train Festival
Back to Top