Palatine Library allows its cardholders to check out free passes to the Brookfield Zoo, as well as other local attractions. These passes are valid for seven days, but they must be picked up in person and the library is unable to keep the passes on hold.
The Palatine Public Library District has three locations. The main library is located at 700 N. North Court,
Palatine, IL. The North Hoffman location is at the Willow Recreation Center, 3600 Lexington Drive, Hoffman Estates, IL. The address of the Rand Road location is Palatine Opportunity Center, 1585 Rand Road, Palatine, IL. The Brookfield Zoo is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 365 days a year.