Get Free Admission to Museums and Local Attractions Using Your Library Card

The Discovery Pass program is back at Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Library

Hillsborough County, Fla. (June 30, 2022) - Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Library's Discovery Pass program is back with a new and easier-to-use digital system. Discovery Pass gives you a free admission or tour pass to select local museums and attractions - all you need is your library card!

Each pass provides a one-time admission or tour to an attraction on a specified date chosen by the customer. The Discovery Passes are available on a first-come, first-served basis, so the library recommends reserving your pass in advance. Library customers can easily reserve their pass online and choose the specific date they would like to visit the attraction within a 30-day window. Then, customers can print out the pass or present it by phone at the museum or attraction for entry.

Participating Museums and Attractions

  • Tampa Bay History Center
  • Hillsborough County Conservation Parks
  • Glazer Children's Museum
  • American Victory Ship and Museum
  • Tampa Theatre
  • Henry B. Plant Museum
  • Florida Holocaust Museum
  • Stageworks Theatre
  • Florida Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Tampa Museum of Art
  • Straz Center for the Performing Arts
  • The Florida Orchestra

One Discovery Pass may be checked out per adult library card. If you do not have a library card, you can sign up for one by visiting While passes are not renewable, ePasses can be replaced if lost. To learn more about Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Library's Discovery Pass program and to register for your pass, visit



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