Museum & Attraction Passes

The library is proud to offer Explore More Illinois and Museum Adventure Pass, two ways for Arlington Heights Memorial Library cardholders to obtain discounted or free museum and attraction passes. Learn how to request a pass below.

For more information or assistance call 847-392-0100, e-mail at or visit the library.

Explore More Illinois is a free service that provides instant online access to free and discounted tickets to museums, science centers, sporting events, zoos, park districts, theatres, and other fun and local cultural venues.

How do you get a pass? Get started at Explore More Illinois. 

  • Select the Arlington Heights Memorial Library from the drop-down menu and enter your library card number. 
  • Browse for passes and available offers for the upcoming three months. Search offers by date, attraction name or location. 
  • You can have three active reservations at one time.

View the current list of attractions at Explore More Illinois.

The Adventure begins at your Illinois library! Use the smartest card – your library card – to receive admission or a special discount at participating Chicago area cultural destinations!

Visit Museum Adventure Passes and find Arlington Heights Memorial Library to see which passes are currently available. Most passes are available electronically.

  • Enter your name, library card number and e-mail address. Please allow 24 hours for the pass to be printed or e-mailed.
  • Limited to one pass per household, per loan period.
  • The loan period is seven days and will expire after the date printed on the pass. 

Read more about the program guidelines.