Discovery Pass

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Discovery Pass

Discover all that the Toledo area has to offer with the new Discovery Pass. Library cardholders can get access to arts, cultural and recreational attractions throughout the greater Toledo area for free or at a discounted rate. Partners include (but are not limited to):

  • Actors Collaborative Toledo
  • Arts Commission/TARTA
  • National Museum of the Great Lakes
  • Owens Community College Center for Fine and Performing Arts
  • Toledo Repertoire Theatre
  • Toledo Symphony
  • Valentine Theatre

Checking out a pass is easy - all you need is a Library card! At this time, passes are currently available to reserve online only. Please note, not all partners have offers at all times.

Are you part of a regional organization interested in becoming one of our Discovery Pass partners? Contact Institutional & Community Initiatives Manager Jim Funk at 419.259.5284 or jim.funk@toledolibrary.org.

Reserve Discovery Passes

Frequently Asked Questions:


What: Discovery Pass is a new service of the Toledo Lucas County Public Library. Through Discovery Pass, Library cardholders can obtain passes to various performances, activities and venues. The passes are donated by area cultural, educational and recreational organizations. In most instances, cardholders may check out one pair of tickets each year from each partner organization, although some partners may make passes available to individual cardholders for multiple events or activities.

Who: Any adult Toledo Lucas County Public Library cardholder can check out passes on Discovery Pass. Library cards are available at any Library location or online.

When: Only passes that are currently available are shown in Discovery Pass. If no passes are shown for an organization, it could be that all the available passes have been reserved by cardholders or that no events or performances are scheduled within the next 365 days.

Why: Libraries offer books, magazines, downloads and streaming music and movies and many interesting programs. Discovery Pass is a new service that allows cardholders to experience local events, performances and venues live.