Explore More Illinois
What is Explore More Illinois?
Explore More Illinois is a free service provided by 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.
Explore More Illinois users must be 18 years or older. Attractions may require a photo ID in addition to the reservation.
For more information, visit the Explore More Illinois homepage.
How do I make a camping reservation or purchase/renew a Department of Natural Resources license or permit?
Explore More Illinois is not affiliated with the Illinois Department of Natural Resources. Our website domains are similar. Please visit the Illinois Department of Natural Resources online portal to make reservations or purchase licenses and permits.