Being a Member Pays!
Membership at the museum is an extraordinary value—not only do you receive unlimited admission for a year, you also get tons of benefits! Be sure to take advantage of all your membership has to offer.
- Unlimited, free Carousel rides
- 10% discount on general guest admission tickets
- Exclusive members-only events and hours
- Advance tickets for Lilly Theater shows online or by phone at 317-334-4000.
- 20% discount on family program registration
- 10% discount in The Museum Store
- 10% off birthday party packages
- Free subscription to Extra!, the museum’s magazine and program guide
- Special discounts for local sports and entertainment
Current Member-Only Offers and Events
Monthly Secret Store Deal
Members get a FREE SLIME with a $15 in-store purchase (after discount, before tax). Show your membership card at checkout to receive the discount. While supplies last.
The Children's Museum Guild's Black Hat Dash
Members get $5 off registration. Sign up for member enews for your special member code to use at checkout.
Pacers Kids Club Discount
Children's Museum members receive a $4 discount on Kids Club membership. Enroll your young hooper in the Indiana Pacers Kids Club presented by Papa Johns! Kids Club membership includes special events like a photo opportunity with a Pacers player, Pacers Locker Room Tour, Boomer's Birthday Pizza Party, and much more! Kids Club members receive $1 tickets to preselected games. Check member enews for details and promo code.
Discounted Tickets to Upcoming Pacers Games: Oct. 17, Oct. 29, and Nov. 7
Special ticket prices for museum members, starting at $15! Check member enews for details and promo code.
Important Road Closure Information
28th Street from Meridian to Pennsylvania Streets is closed from Jan. 2–Oct. 31, 2018 as part of a Citizens Energy Group construction project. Illinois Street is fully open allowing access to our free parking garage, however, we do anticipate heavier traffic near the museum. For detour routes, please see the map. Thank you for your patience as Citizens Energy Group works hard to improve Indianapolis’ waterways through the DigIndy Tunnel System.
Explore the Cretaceous world and learn about the tools used in the lab, create a cast using a mold from a dinosaur fossil, examine the Triceratops skull, and tour our Natural Science Collections area! Details
Friday, Nov 9, 2018
5:30 PM-7:00 PM