Updates- COVID-19

By order of the Town of Dennis, Dennis Public Library is currently closed.
Visit the Town's website through the link below for more information:

Staff will be available to assist you by email Monday-Friday.
Please send questions to den_mail@clamsnet.org.

Please keep checked out items until libraries reopen.

Engaging Online Activities

We have compiled a list of fun, engaging activities to enjoy while you are home. Included are library resources for ebooks, language learning, and more, plus free online options!

Museum Passes

Please contact the museums directly before planning any visits. Due to COVID-19 there may be changes to open hours and things are changing rapidly.

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. For the most up-to-date info on events, see the links below or visit our museum display in the library. Please also 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.

Many museums have seasonal hours. Please check their websites or contact the museums directly to confirm hours and openings.

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

Free single adult admission; children under 12 always free.

Discounts for up to four (4) individuals -$2 off of general admission per person.

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 
Free admission for a family of six (6).

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.

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Admits two (2) at $10 each at the door.

Museum of Science, Boston, MA
50% off admission for up to four (4) people. Valid only for exhibit halls, does not include admission to Omni, Planetarium, 4-D Theater, Butterfly Garden, or special exhibits.

Mystic Aquarium, Mystic, CT
$5 off admission per person for up to four (4) people (general admission only). 

Free admission for a family (includes parents, children, and grandparents).

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

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

Whydah Pirate Museum, West Yarmouth, MA 
Discounted admission for up to four (4) people at $12 per ticket.

Zoo New England, Boston, MA or Stoneham, MA
Discounted admission for up to six (6) tickets at $9 per adult and $6 per child.
Pass is good at either the Franklin Park Zoo or the Stone Zoo.