Please note: The Museum will be closed all day, Saturday, January 29.
The Museum requires that all visitors 2 years of age and older wear a face covering/mask.
Effective January 15, 2022 in accordance with City-wide vaccine requirements, all visitors 12 years of age and older are required to present proof of at least one dose of vaccination against COVID-19 to enter the Museum. Learn more in our updated Code of Conduct.
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You can create lasting change and fuel our mission to inspire a lifelong love of science in everyone. Philanthropic support from our community goes to work immediately, helping to maintain all of our interactive exhibits and programs, as well as continue providing access to STEM learning online and in person at Science Park.
And we need your help more than ever before. Although our Museum has experienced a devastating financial impact from closing our doors twice due to the pandemic, we remain committed to providing equitable access to STEM learning to everyone. But we can only do it with your help. Below are a number of ways that you can join our donor community.
The Future of the Museum of Science
The Innovators are the Museum of Science’s community of young professionals who are united by their desire to expand their knowledge of science and technology in a social setting.
Friends of the Museum of Science
The Explorers are a community of Museum of Science supporters who believe that there is no greater gift than sharing your love of learning. They are a dedicated group of philanthropists who are interested in developing a deeper connection with the Museum.
Patrons of the Museum of Science
Members of the Discoverers Society are part of a remarkablecommunity of individuals that share a belief in the mission of the Museum of Science and support that belief through leadership gifts to the Annual Fund.
Checks should be made payable to the Museum of Science, Boston. Please include information with your name, address, and phone number and mail to:
Museum of Science, Boston,
1 Science Park, Boston MA 02114
Attn: Annual Giving
If you wish to make a gift over the phone, please call the Museum of Science Advancement Office at 617-589-0370.
Many companies offer matching gifts for charitable donations made by their employees, which could double or triple your contribution to the Museum — some companies' matching gifts program extend to retired employees and board members.
To find out if your gift qualifies for a match from your employer, visit our matching gifts page where you can search a database of over 20,000 companies to see if your gift is eligible and how to apply for your matching gifts benefits.