Town-related News and Updates

By order of the Town of Dennis, Dennis Public Library has no building access at this time. Curbside pickup is available. Our book drop is open for returns.

Staff can assist with curbside pickup service Tuesdays-Saturdays starting at 10:00 a.m. Scheduled pickup hours are Tuesdays from 2:00-6:00 p.m.; Wednesdays-Fridays from 12:00-6:00 p.m.; and Saturdays from 12:00-4:00 p.m. Please call the library at 508-760-6219.

Visit the Town's website for local information and updates regarding COVID-19:
https://www.town.dennis.ma.us/home/news/coronavirus-covid-19-information

Museum Passes

Due to COVID-19, many museums and other local attractions are currently closed or requiring online ticket reservations. Please check their websites or contact the museums directly to confirm hours, openings, and restrictions.

The library offers a number of free and reduced-cost passes to museums, parks, and other attractions on, and off, the Cape. We do not reserve passes in advance, but you can call the library or check our catalog for pass availability. Passes go out for three days.

Please note that while we strive to have the most up-to-date info available, the rates and discounts on the actual passes supersede any info on this page.

Cahoon Museum of American Art, Cotuit, MA ~ Closed for the season
Admits two (2) free. 

Cape Cod Museum of Art, Dennis, MA ~ Open
Free single adult admission; children under 12 always free.

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, Brewster, MA ~ Open
Not accepting library passes- tickets must be purchased online

Heritage Museums and Gardens, Sandwich, MA ~ Closed for the season
50% off admission for up to two (2) adults and four (4) children.   

John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum, Hyannis, MA ~ Closed for the season

Massachusetts DCR Parks Pass, Multiple locations
Provides free parking (admission) to the Mass DCR Parks including South Cape Beach, Horseneck Beach, and Nickerson State Park. 
This pass can only be used with cars with MA license plates. 

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA ~ Temporarily Closed
Not accepting library passes- tickets must be purchased online
Admits two (2) at $10 each at the door.


Museum of Science, Boston, MA ~ Temporarily Closed
Not accepting library passes- tickets must be purchased online

Mystic Aquarium, Mystic, CT ~ Open
Not accepting library passes- tickets must be purchased online

Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum, Provincetown, MA ~ Closed for the season
Dennis Public Library has suspended its subscription for now

Sandwich Glass Museum, Sandwich, MA ~ Closed for the season
Free admission for up to four (4) people.

Toad Hall, Hyannis, MA ~ Open
50% off admission for up to two (2) adults and two (2) children.

Whydah Pirate Museum, West Yarmouth, MA ~ Open
Call for a reservation- discount passes are accepted
Discounted admission for up to four (4) people at $12 per ticket.

Zoo New England, Stoneham, MA and Boston, MA ~ Open
Discount passes are available for the Stone Zoo and the Franklin Park Zoo. 
Passes admit up to 6 people at a price of $9.00 for adults and $6.00 for children.
Please contact the library for a discount code.