Explore More Illinois

Use your Melrose Park Public Library card to receive admission or a special discount at participating Chicagoland area destinations. 

Explore More Illinois is a free service from your library 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 I get a pass?

  • Log in with your library card credentials and browse for passes by date or attractions. 
  • If you do not know your PIN or password, or if you have problems logging into Explore More Illinois, please contact your home library.
  • Make your reservation and print or download your pass shortly before your visit. You can have three active reservations per library card.
  • Please cancel your reservation(s) if unable to attend, otherwise the reservation will count as being used.
  • Remember that once you print or download your pass you cannot cancel your reservation.

Using Explore More Illinois

| Hours

Mon | Wed | Fri – 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tue | Thur  9:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Sat  10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Sun – Closed
Closed Last Saturday of the Month
Memorial Day – Labor Day: Closed Every Saturday

| Get In Touch

801 N. Broadway Melrose Park, IL 60160
(708) 649-7400
(708) 531-5327