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Give the Gift of Membership!

Give a year of membership and you’ll be giving a year of inspiration and learning, plus valuable savings inside and outside the Museum.

Purchase a membership for:

What comes with a year of membership?


  • Exhibit Halls, Live Presentations, Drop-In Activities
  • 2 Exhibit Halls bonus passes
  • 2 Mugar Omni Theater bonus passes
  • 2 Planetarium bonus passes
  • Premier: Double all free bonus passes!


  • $5 entry to Planetarium, Mugar Omni Theater, Butterfly Garden, 4-D Theater, and Thrill Ride 360°
  • 10% off Museum garage, café, and store
  • Reciprocal admission to 400+ science centers and zoos worldwide
  • Premier: Two hours FREE parking each visit (and free for visits after 5:00 pm)


  • Advance registration for summer courses and select lectures
  • Members-only events (including Museum overnights and exhibit previews)
  • Premier: Priority reservations for select member events

What happens once I make the purchase?

Gift memberships are active immediately upon purchase. Your recipient can visit the Museum before the membership cards arrive by showing the confirmation email. Membership cards will arrive in the mail within 3 weeks after your order is placed. You may also print and personalize a certificate to give to the new member!

Additional questions? Call 617-723-2500 to speak with a Museum representative, or visit