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Leadership Donors

Premier Membership
Premier Membership—$225
Small donation, big experiences! This membership includes a donation to the museum which enables us to provide world-class experiences. By becoming a donor, you not only support the museum and enjoy basic membership benefits, you also receive these additional perks:
  • Free stroller rental
  • Free coat check
  • 10% discount in the Food Court
  • Two guests with every visit
  • Auto-renewal so you never miss a thing!
Discovery Builder Membership
Discovery Builder Membership—$250
Create lifelong memories. Join us in our quest to provide transforming experiences for families and children around the world. Discovery Builder Memberships include all the benefits of Premier level support, plus:
  • Invitations to the Insider Tour series allowing you behind-the-scenes access to the museum
Explorer Club
Explorer Club Membership—$500
Spark a lifetime of curiosity. With ever-changing experiences and over 120,000 rare artifacts, you bring imaginations and creativity to life when you support The Children's Museum. You receive all the benefits of Premier level support, plus:
  • Invitations to the Collections Tour series for a sneak peek at our vast collection
President's Circle
President's Circle—$1,000
Break new ground. Bring rare and important scientific discoveries to life for all ages. Who else can say they've been part of a groundbreaking mummified dinosaur find? Includes all the basic benefits, plus:
  • Invitations to the President's Luncheon series
  • Invitation to the President's Circle Celebration
  • Invitation to the Holiday Morning event
  • Personal Shopper Services in The Museum Store
  • Free Gift Wrapping in The Museum Store
Chairman's Circle
Chairman's Circle—$2,500
Inspire greatness. You can change the course of a child's life today by supporting experiences like the powerful live show about the life of Anne Frank. 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
Carousel Society
Carousel Society—$5,000
Share the love. What are your Children's Museum moments? Maybe you remember whirling on the Carousel as a child. Or exploring the museum with children of your own. Help make those incredible moments possible for someone else. All the benefits of Chairman's Circle, plus:
  • Invitation to the Carousel Society Dinner
  • 15% discount on facility rentals
  • Exclusive VIP travel opportunities
  • Concierge Services, including parking, dining, and other amenities
Water Clock Society
Water Clock Society—$10,000
Bring dreams to life. Your donation helps us create once-in-a-lifetime experiences for kids—like meeting former NASA astronaut Dr. David Wolf! All the benefits of Carousel Society, plus:
  • Four complimentary tickets to Family Exhibit Previews
  • Early on-sale dates for Adult Swim, Black Hat Bash, and other Galas
Martimus Society
Martimus Society—$15,000
Impact a child forever. Help bring rare authentic experiences, like the real Terra Cotta Warriors, to Indianapolis. All the benefits of Water Clock Society, plus:
  • Invitation to a specially-themed interpretation dinner at The Manor
Fireworks Society
Fireworks Society—$25,000
Leave a legacy. 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 like you has helped build it into what it is today—the world's biggest and best children's museum. 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
Fireworks Society
Questions? Contact your gift officer.
Alissa Beck