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Become a Leadership Donor

Fireworks of GlassYour gift makes a difference

The museum depends on donations from generous people like you to fulfill its mission. Your support helps fund world-class exhibits, holds down the true cost of admission and membership, and offers reduced admission to underserved families. Since the museum opened its doors, the generosity of individuals and families has helped build it into what it is today—the world’s biggest and best children’s museum.

Contact Lindsay Pavell at 317-704-3407 or lindsayp@childrensmuseum.org for questions.

Basic Benefits

  • Unlimited admission for a whole year
  • Free Carousel rides
  • 20% discount on preschool tuition and family program registration
  • 15% discount in The Museum Store
  • 10% discount on birthday parties
  • Discount on general guest admission tickets
  • Discount on Haunted House tickets
  • Exclusive members-only events and hours
  • Advance tickets for Lilly Theater and SpaceQuest® Planetarium performances
  • Free subscription to Extra!, the museum’s magazine and program guide
  • Special offers for local family-friendly attractions

Premier Benefits—$225–249

All the basic benefits, plus:

  • Free stroller rental and coat check
  • 10% discount in the Food Court
  • Annual Report recognition
  • Invitations to Donor Family Exhibit Previews

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Discovery Builder Benefits—$250–499

All the benefits of Premier level support, plus :

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Carousel

Explorer Club Benefits–$500–999

All the benefits of Premier level support, plus:

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President's Circle Benefits—$1,000–$2,499

All the benefits of Explorer’s Circle, plus:

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Chairman's Circle Benefits—$2,500–4,999

All the benefits of President’s Circle, plus:

  • Invitation to The Museum Store preview holiday sale and reception
  • VIP dining at the Holiday Morning event

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Water Clock

Carousel Society Benefits—$5,000–9,999

All the benefits of Chairman’s Circle, plus:

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Water Clock Society Benefits—$10,000–14,999

All the benefits of Carousel Society, plus:

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Martimus Society Benefits—$15,000–24,999

All the benefits of Water Clock Society, plus:

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Fireworks Society Benefits—$25,000

All the benefits of Martimus Society, plus:

  • Invitation to a private tour and reception in Patron's Lounge at The Manor hosted by the museum’s CEO

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