The Friends of the Rosendale Library generously purchases museum and park passes that Rosendale patrons can borrow with a library card. To reserve a pass, call or come into the library, or email us at The passes allow for free entry into the following museums and parks*

Mohonk Preserve Passes– We have 4 passes.
Each pass is good for entry for one adult per day.  Additional guests who have not checked out a pass will need to pay a $15/day fee for hiking or $20 for climbing, biking or horseback riding to access the Preserve.
Children 12 years old and under are free and do not need passes when accompanied by an adult pass holder.

Empire Pass
We have one Empire pass allowing one car entrance to most of the NY State parks, DEC forest preserve areas, boat launch sites, arboretums and park preserves.

Hudson River Maritime Museum  located at 50 Rondout Landing, Kingston, NY 12401
The library has four passes. Each pass is good for a family of four or a single person.
The museum is open from 11-5 Thursday through Sunday.  During the summer the hours may be expanded (call 845-338-0071).

*The checkout period is three days and passes cannot be renewed. Passes must be returned in person to Rosendale Library on time or the patron will be billed for the full value of the pass.