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Give them something extraordinary.

wave tankA membership to the Science Museum of Minnesota is no run-of-the-mill gift. With 365 days of science learning and fun, your loved ones will thank you all year long! Members receive free museum admission, free tickets to Omnitheater films, and discounts on special exhibitions. Visit our membership page to explore a full list of benefits and choose the membership level that best fits your friends and family. Our At the Museum and Coming Soon pages will give you a listing of current and future exhibitions and films that your gift recipient will enjoy.

You may purchase a gift membership at any of the following levels:

  • Dual ($69): Covers two adults
  • Household ($99): Covers two adults plus any children or grandchildren under age 18
  • Darwin ($150): Covers a Household plus two additional adults and other benefits, including tickets to special exhibitions

A full list of benefits is available here. No discounts are available for gift memberships.

How to purchase
Gift memberships may be purchased online, via phone at (651) 221-9444, or at our Box Office.

Phone or online orders: A membership gift card in the amount of the membership level you select will be mailed to you, or directly to the recipient. This allows both you and the recipient maximum flexibility in delivering and activating the membership at the time that is best for you. Recipients can activate their membership over the phone; their membership will not begin until they choose to activate it.

Box Office purchases: Your gift card will be given to you immediately upon purchase at the Box Office.

Delivery options
Purchases made by phone or online will be mailed via US Mail 7-10 business days after you submit your order. If you need your order sooner, please make your purchase in person at our Box Office (open Tuesday - Sunday).

We can ship to you or directly to the gift recipient. If you choose to have us ship to the recipient, we will send the membership gift card directly to them 7-10 business days after you place your order. If ordering online, enter your desired shipping address in the appropriate fields to tell us where to ship your gift.

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