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Experience a Year of Discovery!
Your membership supports the Museum’s mission to inspire children to learn about our world through exploration, imagination, and experimentation through hands-on science, art, and world culture activities.
All memberships include:
- Unlimited admission for one year
- Two free Guest Passes
- 10% discount in Museum Store
- 10% discount on Birthday Parties, Facility Rentals, and Discovery Camps
- Free admission to after-hour special events
- Access to the Museum on Monday mornings from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.
- Invitations to quarterly FREE “Members Only” after-hours events
- Reciprocal admission to San Diego museums during the San Diego Museum Council's Big Exchange in May
- Subscription to monthly e-newsletter
Family Membership: $95
- Admission for two adults and all children in household
Discounted Memberships: $75
- Each Discounted Membership includes admission for two adults and all the children in the household
- Active-Duty Military and Veterans*
- Children with Special Needs
- Grandparents (includes all grandchildren)
- Adult Student**
Family Access Membership: $35
- Reduced cost admission for families that qualify.
- Download application in English or Spanish and mail to 320 North Broadway, Escondido, CA 92025 or drop off at the Museum Front Desk to apply.
- Add an additional Caregiver: $25
- Each Caregiver receives two free guest passes
- Add ACM Nationwide Access: $25
- Provides 50% off admission for up to six people at 185 children’s museums in the Unites States and Canada
- Add a donation to support the Museum: Unlimited
- All donations are tax deductible
- SDCDM is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization (Tax ID #33-0912735)
- Donate Today!
*Must show valid Military I.D. to receive discount. SDCDM is also proud to be able to offer Free Admission for Active-Duty Military, Veterans, and their families from Memorial Day through the end of September as well as over the winter holiday season thanks to generous sponsorships support from David C. Copley Foundation and Datron World Communications.
**Must show current verification of enrollment.
Group Membership Applications Available:
Give the Gift of Membership
Want to sponsor a membership for someone else? Gift certificates available for purchase at the Front Desk in the Museum.
Apply your Admission toward Membership
Want to test out the Museum before you commit to a membership? You can apply the full value of your admission from your day’s visit towards your new membership. Visit the Front Desk to upgrade!
Dowload our Membership Brochure here.