2021 Teacher Passes are now available for all teachers of grades K-12 in PA, NY, NJ and DE. The Teacher Pass allows you unlimited park admission, now through 1/2/22. To be eligible for the free Teacher Pass you must have a valid teaching certificate and register online by 11/3/20. Once you register online, you will receive a voucher that must be redeemed at Guest Relations in the park by 1/2/22. If you had a Teacher Pass for the 2020 season, your pass will automatically renew, and all you need to do is visit the Guest Relations or Welcome Center upon your next visit to update the pass for the new 2021 season.

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  • Must meet qualifications listed under “Eligibility”
  • Must register online by November 3, 2020
  • Once registered, voucher must be redeemed at Sesame Place, on park operating days through January 2, 2022.
  • To redeem the voucher you received upon completing registration, bring the voucher along with a valid teaching certificate and a valid photo ID to Guest Relations by January 2, 2022 on park operating days only
  • Teacher Pass is valid only for teacher, additional products will need to be purchased for family/friends

  • Eligibility

    Please review qualified list of teachers by state. If your certificate is not listed we cannot honor your registration for this free Teacher Pass. No exception will be made. Review FAQs for more information.


    New Jersey

    New York


  • Teacher Pass Benefits

    • Unlimited visits now -  January 2, 2022
    • Admission to Season Pass Member events
    • No other benefits apply
  • Previous Teacher Pass Holders

    If you held a Teacher Pass in 2020 your current Teacher Pass will automatically renew for 2021. It will now be valid through 1/2/22. Please visit Guest Relations, the Welcome Center or Rentals and Reservations on your next visit to have your Teacher Pass reprinted with the year 2021.

    2014, 2015, 2017 & 2018 Teacher Pass holders who did NOT have a Teacher Pass in 2019 or 2020 must complete the registration process to apply for a 2021 Teacher Pass. Registration closes on 11/3/20.

How can I register for a 2021 Teacher Pass?

Please review the eligibility requirements. If you meet these requirements, please apply online by clicking the 'Register Now' button.

Does the Free Teacher Pass include admission for my family?

The Teacher Pass grants free admission Now thru January 2, 2022 for the teacher only. Additional family members require separate admission tickets or Season Passes.

Who is eligible for a Teacher Pass?

The offer is available to certified K-12 teachers in PA/NJ/NY/DE. Please review the eligibility PDFs for more information.

What do I need to present to redeem my Teacher Pass?

Visit Guest Relations by January 2, 2022, during normal park operating hours, with your Teacher Pass order confirmation voucher, photo ID and a copy of your teaching certificate matching the name on your ID and name on your Teacher Pass order confirmation voucher. Your voucher, teaching certificate and photo ID will be validated to ensure they meet the criteria by a park representative.

What if my Teaching Certificate has my maiden name and doesn’t match my current photo ID?

Your Teaching Certificate with your maiden will be accepted as long as you bring your voucher, teaching certificate and photo ID to Guest Relations by January 2, 2022.

What if I arrive to the park and forget my voucher, ID or original certificate. Can I still get the Teacher Pass and show credentials on my next visit?

No. You must present all required information on your visit to receive your free Teacher Pass. If you choose to enter the park, you will be required to purchase an admission product and no refunds will be issued once you receive your Teacher Pass.

I am currently obtaining my teaching certification, am I eligible to apply for the Teacher Pass?

The offer is available to certified K-12 teachers in PA/NJ/NY/DE. Teachers should review eligibility tab to see if they qualify prior to applying. To receive your Teacher Pass, you will need to present your order confirmation voucher, photo ID and a copy of teaching certificate matching the name on your ID and name on your Teacher Pass order confirmation voucher, by January 2, 2022.

If I cannot find my teaching certificate, will you accept a pay stub, photo copy or letter from my employer?

No, you must present a copy of your teaching certificate to redeem this Free Teacher Pass. No exceptions will be made.

I am a teacher, but I do not live in PA/NJ/NY/DE, can I still sign up for this Free Teacher Pass?

No. Only certified K-12 teachers in PA/NJ/NY/DE are eligible for this offer.

My credentials meet your PA qualification standards; however I am a NJ teacher. Why do I not qualify?

Certification type must match state of issuance for approval. Review eligibility tab for details by state. 

I live and teach in one of the eligible states but hold a teaching certification from a different state - do I qualify?

No, at this time the offer is for PA, NJ, NY and DE teaching certificate holders only who meet the guidelines as identified in our eligibilities.

I’m a pre‐school, day care, private or home-school teacher. Am I eligible for this offer?

If you are a pre‐school, day care or home-school teacher who has been certified by the states of PA/NJ/NY/DE and can present a valid/original K-12 teaching certificate meeting guidelines by state on the eligibility tab, with matching photo ID, you may register to receive the free Teacher Pass by November 3, 2020.

I work in a school, but am not a teacher, am I eligible for a Teacher Pass?

You must be a teacher and possess an active, valid state issued K‐12 teaching certificate meeting qualifications by state on the eligibility tab in order to be qualified.

Can I attend Season Pass Member events with my Teacher Pass?

Yes. Teacher Pass holders may attend Season Pass Members exclusive hours events.

May I upgrade my Teacher Pass to another Season Pass product?

Yes. Season Pass upgrades start at just $59.88! Visit Guest Relations or the Welcome Center to upgrade.

I do not see the answer to my question here and require more information?

Please email your specific question to [email protected]. Include contact information and allow 3-5 days for a reply.