Explore Museums and More Local Attractions

We're excited to offer Explore More Illinois and the Museum Adventure Pass, two great ways to explore local attractions such as museums, park districts and more! Use your Addison Public Library card to receive free admission or a special discount at participating Chicago area cultural destinations!

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Explore More Illinois

Log in with your library card number and PIN to see the full list of attractions. Print or download your pass before your visit. You can have three active reservations per library card.

  • Chicago Children's Museum
  • Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art 
  • Kenosha City Museum 
  • Chicago Maritime Museum 

See Participating Attractions and Access Passes

Museum Adventure Pass

Passes are available on a first-come, first-served basis. They cannot be held for later pick up. Limited to one pass per household, per loan period. Request a pass online or pick one up at the Library today! 

  • Brookfield Zoo
  • Cantigny Park
  • Chicago Botanic Garden
  • LEGOLAND Discovery Center

See Participating Attractions and Request Passes Here

Forest Preserve District of DuPage County

Whether you like to hike, bike, fish, or camp, there's always something fun to do at a DuPage forest preserve! Don't be fooled by the name, the FPDDC is also home to the Danada Equestrian Center and the Willowbrook Wildlife Center.

Explore Locations and Events


Addison Advantage 

Throughout the year, the Village of Addison presents many free events for the community, such as weekly "Rock 'N Wheels" events in the summer, Fall Fest in October, Mayor's Community Charity Ball in November, and Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony in December.

See Information about Upcoming Events