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Day Pass


The Center for Fiction offers Day Passes for guests interested in a one-day visit to our members-only spaces, including our Lounge, Reading Room, classrooms, and outdoor Terrace!

Day Passes are available for purchase here (one per order), or in person at our membership desk on the day of your visit.

Day Pass Perks
  • Single-day access to our tech-friendly Lounge and classrooms, tech-free Reading Room, and outdoor Terrace during our Library hours (see Visiting Hours below)
  • Single-day 10% discount at The Center for Fiction Café & Bar
  • Credit toward your purchase of a General Membership (see Membership Credit below)

In order to receive your 10% discount, simply present the receipt of your Day Pass to the Café & Bar staff before making a purchase.

Visiting Hours

Day Passes may only be used during our Library hours, below:

  • Monday: 11am–8pm
  • Tuesday–Sunday: 11am–6pm

When purchasing a Day Pass, please make sure to check our Member Calendar for any closures or conflicts. If a last-minute conflict occurs, The Center will be in touch directly to offer you a refund or alternate date for use.

Required Information

Customers will be prompted to provide the following information at checkout:

  • First name, last name, and email address of the person using the Day Pass
  • The date of intended use of the Day Pass

Visitors using Day Passes must be 18 or older.

Membership Credit

The cost of a day pass can be applied toward a General Membership if you join within a week of your visit! Contact [email protected] for details.

House Rules

You will be given a temporary key card to access the member floor, which needs to be returned at the end of your visit. A $10 fee will be charged for unreturned cards. This is a library environment intended for quiet work. Phone calls are restricted to a dedicated phonebooth with a limit of 20 minutes. Food and drink from The Center for Fiction Café & Bar are welcome, but outside food and drink is not allowed.

Free Guest Passes for Members

Active members of The Center for Fiction automatically receive three free guest passes per month. Additional Day Passes may be purchased here or in person at our membership desk using the 10% member discount. For more information about membership at The Center for Fiction, please click here.