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Give the Gift of Museum Membership!

Give the Gift of Museum Membership

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Give the gift of Museum Memberhship this holiday season and give the gift that keeps on giving. Each Museum Membership provides a year of free admission to the Museum along with many other benefits, including exclusive discounts, priority registration, early access to special exhibitions, and more!

See links to purchase different Museum Membership levels at the bottom of this page.

Please note the following deadlines for Gift Membership delivery this holiday season:

  • If purchased by 11:59 p.m. on December 18: A full Museum Member packet will be delivered by mail to the address provided before Christmas
  • If purchased between December 19-24A temporary member packet, including a temporary member card and benefits sheet, will be available for pickup at the Museum's admission desk, then a full Museum Member packet will be delivered after the holiday 

Levels and Benefits

  • Unlimited free Museum admission with express entry
  • 10% discounts in the Museum Store, Café, and on workshops and classes
  • Invitations to Member-only previews of special exhibitions including admission to the Member Hospitality Suite
  • Complimentary access to our Audio Tour Insider Stories
  • Admission to the Member Hospitality Suite at our annual Behind the Scenes event
  • Free or reduced admission to 300+ museums and science centers with the ASTC Passport Program (visit for more details)
  • Opportunity to reserve advance tickets for NHMU Lecture Series keynote lecture
  • Priority registration for our ever-popular Summer Camps (at the Family-level and above)

Select a Membership Level 

NHMU offers a variety of Museum Membership levels with different benefits. Click here to learn more about different membership levels. Or, follow the links below to purchase a gift membership today! 

Individual ($69)

Click here to gift the Individual Level  

Dual ($99) 

Click here to gift the Dual Level 

Family ($139)

Click here to gift the Family Level

Click here to gift the Family plus Childcare Provider Level 

Naturalist ($250)

Click here to gift the Naturalist Level

Click here to gift the Naturalist plus Childcare Provider Level