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Membership 101

Membership 101

Quick start guide for new members

Welcome! We’re so happy you’re here. Your membership helps the Exploratorium do a lot of cool things, from free field trips for kids to dissecting over 2,000 cow eyeballs a year.

We want you to enjoy every single benefit of your Exploratorium membership in the coming year—VIP Sunday mornings, shopping discounts, giveaways, and more. So download your card (it’s quick and easy) and get familiar with your member perks. We’ll see you at Pier 15!

See the full list of your membership benefits here.

Membership 101

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Membership 101 Checklist

Download Your Card

First things first—download your member card to make visits super simple.

  1. Open your digital card invitation email from Exploratorium Membership on your iPhone and click "Download." 
  2. Click "Add to Wallet." 
  3. Click "Add." 

That’s it—you’re done! Your member card will show up in your Apple Wallet, where you can access it any time.

You can add your card to either Google Wallet or the Wallet Union app. Make sure you have one of these apps installed. 

  1. Open your digital card invitation email from Exploratorium Membership on your smartphone and click “Download.” 
  2. Tap either “Save to Google Wallet” or “Add to Wallet Union.” 
  3. Click “Save.” 

That’s it—you’re done! Your member card will show up in your Google Wallet or Wallet Union, where you can access it any time.

Top 5 Perks of your Exploratorium membership Free admission Sunday mornings VIP events discounts swag and surprises

Top 5 Perks

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Membership 101 Checklist

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