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Ignite creative thinking all year long

Membership gives families the opportunity to enjoy the Bay Area Discovery Museum all year long while also making a meaningful investment in our mission to ignite and advance creative thinking for all children.

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Member Benefits

or Family Access* Membership


Supporting Family Membership


Donor Circles: Discovery & Innovator 


One year of unlimited family access to the Museum*




Discounted or free admission at 300+ participating museums nationwide




Monthly member-only programming




10% discount at the Discovery Store




Bring 2 friends on every visit*



Early registration for summer camps & special programs



VIP Member Events




2 complimentary performance passes




Discounts on birthday parties




Invitation to exclusive Discovery Circle programs


10 free admission passes donated to a community organization of your choice


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In addition, all members receive $2 off guest admissions, discounts on performances and programs, and a subscription to our quarterly newsletter. 

Family Membership

Family Membership offers a great value for frequent visitors - membership pays for itself on your third visit!

Teacher Membership

Are you an educator? Purchase a Family Membership, Supporting Membership or Grandparent Membership and receive a 20% discount when you use the code "Teacher20."

Questions About Memberships?

Read our Frequently Asked Membership Questions, or contact our Membership Department at membershipbadmorg or (415) 339-3931. *Free Museum admission except on family fundraisers: Goblin Jamboree Fundraiser in October, Snow Days in December.

*Family Access Membership

The Bay Area Discovery Museum offers reduced cost memberships to families that qualify. Family Access Memberships include free admission for two adults and the children in their household for unlimited visits for one year (except the Goblin Jamboree Fundraiser in October). Learn more about applying.

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