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All members receive the following basic benefits:

  • Free year-round general admission.
  • Our Member eNews and quarterly event mailing, "What's Going On".
  • A 10% discount on purchases in the Exploratorium Store at the museum and online.
  • Invitations to special members-only events and evening hours.
  • Exclusive access to programs such as family workshops, excursions, Homeschool Science, and more.
  • Discounted admission to the famous Tactile Dome.
  • Discounted admission to After Dark.
  • Priority registration and discounts for year-round day camps.

Find the membership that works for you and get lots of great benefits.

General Levels 1 year 2 years All basic benefits, plus:
Individual Explorer $79 $139
SAVE $19
Free admission for one adult named on card.
Dual Explorers $109 $189
SAVE $29
Free admission for one adult named on card plus one guest.
Family Explorers $159 $269
SAVE $49
Free admission for two adults named on card and four children under 18.
Insiders $249 $449
SAVE $49
Free admission for two adults named on card, two guests, and four children under 18. Ideal for families with caregivers or out-of-town guests!
Contributing Levels      
Supporters $300 $550
SAVE $50
Free admission for up to 8 people plus a $10 gift certificate from the Exploratorium Store.
Sustainers $600 $1150
SAVE $50
All Supporters benefits, plus a special gift from the Exploratorium Store and recognition of your gift in our annual publication.
Innovators $1000   All sustainers benefits, plus admission for up to 10 people, recognition on our annual donor wall, and the ability to opt into the Lab at no extra cost.

Membership privileges are nontransferable and nonrefundable. Membership benefits are subject to change without notice. The tax-deductible portion of your contribution will be listed in your acknowledgement letter.