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Membership

BADM Memberships offer your family unlimited access to the museum for an entire year! Members enjoy engaging programs, fun family festivals, new exhibits, and favorite experiences, all for free.

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Membership Levels

All membership levels include:

  • Free family admission, including festivals and special events
  • Free or discounted admission to 500+ children’s museums and science centers nationwide
  • $2 off guest tickets

Family Memberships - $159.95

Family Access Membership*: $35
*Reduced-cost membership for families that qualify. 

Family Members receive:

  • Exclusive Member Hour Saturdays 9 a.m. - 10 a.m.
  • Early Summer Camp Registration
  • Birthday, Mini-store and Cafe Discounts

Supporting Memberships - $269.95

Supporting Membership: $159.95

Family Member Benefits, Plus:

  • Priority summer Discovery Camp registration
  • Two free guests each visit
  • Invitations to exclusive events and VIP parties

Donor Circle Membership - Start at $1,000

Donor Circle Members are crucial to our mission. By supporting our access programs, Donor Circle Memberships make it possible for underserved families to participate in the critical learning and educational activities that happen both on-site and off. - Learn more

Family Access

$35
  • Reduced-cost memberships are offered for families who qualify Learn More

    Free family admission, including festivals and special events
    Free or discounted admission to 500+ children’s museums and science centers nationwide

    Four guest passes total

    $2 off additional guest tickets

    Early summer Discovery Camp registration

    $25 credit toward a BADM birthday party

    10% discount at the BADM Mini-Store

    10% discount at Bean Sprouts Cafe

    Member Hour every Saturday 9-10 a.m.

    Members-only programs

Family

$179

  • List up to 3 named adults who can bring your children to the museum

    Free daily admission for 2 of the named adults and the children in the household

    Advanced Summer Camp registration 1 week prior to the general public

    $40 Family Access Membership options are available for families that qualify. Learn More

Supporting

$279
  • Great for grandparents or families with multiple caregivers!

    List up to 5 named adults who can bring your children to the museum

    Free daily admission for 4 of the named adults and the children in the household

    Advanced Summer Camp registration 2 weeks prior to the general public.

    4 one-time use guest passes

    Association of Children's Museums (ACM) reciprocal admission benefits.

Donor Circle

$1,000 - $5,000
  • Donor Circle Members are crucial to our mission. By supporting our access programs, Donor Circle Memberships make it possible for underserved families to participate in the critical learning and educational activities that happen both on-site and off.

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Your support helps us carry out our mission to transform research into early learning experiences that inspire creative problem solving.

Contact Membership

Phone: (415) 339-3995
Email: membership@badm.org

Donor Circle

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$1,000 – $5,000

Donor Circle Members are crucial to our mission. By supporting our access programs, Donor Circle Memberships make it possible for underserved families to participate in the critical learning and educational activities that happen both on-site and off.

Learn More  

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In addition to our three membership levels, we offer discounts to teachers and our corporate partner employees.
Want to give the gift of BADM? We offer gift certificates at every level.

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