Experience Kits

Museum passes with free admission for four!

Experience Kits. Free Museum Admission for up to four people.In partnership with the History Center Affiliates Program, we are offering FREE ADMISSION for up to four people to a number of museums and historical sites around Pittsburgh! The kits circulate for one week at a time and cannot be renewed or reserved. For more information, call the Reference Desk at 412-531-1912, Option 3.

Our 2021 Experience Kit season includes admission to:

  • Heinz History Center (includes complimentary admission to Fort Pitt Museum and Meadowcroft!)
  • Lincoln Highway Experience
  • McKeesport Regional History & Heritage Center*
  • Pennsylvania Trolley Museum
  • Quecreek Mine Rescue Site
  • Vicary Mansion*
  • Zelienople Historical Society’s Passavant House*

Check the Catalog for availability

*Pass can be used in lieu of suggested donation (although donations always welcome!)

Experience Kits Raffle


If you check-out 5 kits before October 1, 2021, submit a raffle entry for a chance to win an outstanding prize basket! Visit https://forms.gle/1ybp3YhDX7tGFy8YA for more information.

Plus: before you go, explore the museum’s “virtual experience kit!” Discover what you might see during your visit, learn more about the history of the site, and find other fun things to do in the area while you’re there. Images and text in this virtual kit are “clickable,” and will direct you to external sites.