Press Release

Library’s Museum Pass Program Your Ticket to the Arts, Culture & Entertainment

(MIAMI, March 6, 2014) – Miami‑Dade Public Library cardholders now have greater access to the arts with the addition of the new Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) to its Museum Pass Program.

The Museum Pass Program offers patrons, with a valid library card, free admission to Deering Estate at Cutler, Fruit & Spice Park, HistoryMiami, Miami Children’s Museum, Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science, Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, and PAMM (formerly offered as Miami Art Museum).

How the pass works:
To check out a Museum Pass, cardholders may visit any branch or mobile library stop and select the attraction of choice. Passes are good for a family of four. (For Deering Estate, a family of four is two adults and two children ages 4‑14, and for Fruit & Spice Park, a family of four is two adults and two children ages 6‑11.)

  • Passes are good for one visit.
  • Passes are not renewable or available for reserve.
  • Passes are valid for seven days from the time of check out.
  • Passes are available on a first‑come, first‑served basis.
  • Passes will not be replaced if lost or stolen.
  • Only one pass may be checked out at a time.

Each attraction may apply restrictions, blackout dates or separate admission for special events and exhibitions.

For complete details visit www.mdpls.org.

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Media Contact:
Jessica Melgarejo Cespedes
305-375-3327
melgarejoj@mdpls.org

About the Miami-Dade Public Library System
The Miami‑Dade Public Library System (MDPLS), a recipient of the National Medal for Museum and Library Service, serves as a community center and learning place where the Miami‑Dade community meets to exchange ideas, learn, share, and create. The Library strives to ensure that all residents, regardless of socioeconomics, will be enriched through access to materials, technology, art and culture and programs so that they may develop the skills they need to create and produce innovations for the 21st century. Through its 48 locations, bookmobiles, special services, website (www.mdpls.org) and MDPLS iLibrary app, the library proudly serves more than 7 million annual visitors. In the more than 40 years of serving the community, the MDPLS continues to experience tremendous change and growth, evolving with the technological needs and requirements of its diverse community.