Membership is the best way to enjoy a year of unlimited family fun at BADM.
Experience our 4 new exhibits with exclusive access during member preview weeks and throughout the year during Member Hour daily from 9 - 10 a.m.
A Membership pays for itself in 3 visits! In addition to free museum admission for an entire year, join us for members-only programs and events.
All members enjoy:
- Member Hour from 9 - 10 a.m. daily
- Member Only Programs and advanced class and summer camp registration
- 10% off BADM retail products and at Bean Sprouts Cafe
- $2 off additional guest admission tickets
- Reciprocal admission to 300+ museums nationwide as part of the Association of Science and Technology Centers (ASTC)
- Monthly Member email newsletter with insider information, perks, discounts and research-backed parenting tips
- Option to Enroll in automatic renewal - be a sustaining member of BADM and stay connected with no lapse in your benefits
Membership by Level
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
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.
Phone: (415) 339-3995
Information on how to access your membership cards and other frequently asked questions.
See our upcoming members-only programs and events.
- Supporting Benefits, Plus:
Free family admission and up to 6 free guests each visit
Exclusive BADM Exploration Kit
First to register for summer camps
First to register for on-site classes and special events
Invitations to exclusive in-person and virtual Donor Circle events
- Discovery Circle Benefits Plus:
Opportunity to bring an additional family to Donor Circle events
Sponsor 2 under-resourced classrooms to attend a BADM STEAM Workshop
- Explorer Circle Benefits Plus:
Exclusive parent tips and research about early childhood education and creativity
Opportunity for private experience with BADM education team or CEO
Memberships are nonrefundable and nontransferable and may be revoked upon misuse. Free general admission is not valid for select BADM events.