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Membership Levels and Benefits

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All Members Enjoy...


  • Free Exhibit Halls admission all year
  • Omni and Planetarium passes, plus Exhibit Halls guest passes (see below)
  • Free admission or discounted entry to 400+ select science centers and zoos worldwide
  • 10% savings on your annual renewal when you sign up for our One-Step auto-renewal program


  • Tickets to the Omni, Planetarium, Butterfly Garden, and 4-D Theater - $5 each
  • Museum parking garage
  • 10% off purchases made in the Museum Store
  • 10% off dining selections at the Riverview CafĂ©

Special Access

  • Member events and exhibit previews
  • Advance registration for summer courses and select lectures
  • Priority service with the purple Member line at the box office
  • Subscriptions to Sparks! member newsletter and Member E-News

Membership Levels

Choose the membership level that's right for you:


Basic Levels

Level Exhibit Halls Admission*
Basic 2  $90 2 people every visit
Basic 5  $130 5 people every visit
Basic 8  $160 8 people every visit


Premier Levels

Level Exhibit Halls Admission*
Premier 2  $125 2 people every visit
Premier 5  $165 5 people every visit
Premier 8  $195 8 people every visit

*Exhibit Halls admission is free for members!

Basic membership levels receive 2 Omni, 2 Planetarium, 2 Guest Passes per year. Premier membership levels receive 4 Omni, 4 Planetarium, 4 Guest Passes per year and 2 hours free parking every visit and priority treatment for select member events.