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Give the Gift of Membership!

Give a year of membership and you’ll be giving a year of inspiration and learning, plus valuable savings inside and outside the Museum.

Purchase a membership for:


Timed tickets are required for entrance into the Museum for all visitors, and are free for members. Please reserve timed tickets ahead of your visit, either by phone (call 617-723-2500 from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. daily) or online at mos.org/visit/admission.

If purchasing a membership where you will be listed on the membership card, please purchase a membership for My Household. More information.

Purchasing a membership for a Giving Tree, Yankee Swap, or something similar where you do not know the recipient’s name? Give us a call at 617-723-2500.

What comes with a year of membership?


Free Entry and Bonus Passes

A Museum of Science membership is a year of inspiration and learning, plus so many more benefits:

  • FREE entry to Exhibit Halls, live presentations, and much more for the entire year!
  • FREE bonus passes for Exhibit Halls, Mugar Omni Theater, and Planetarium shows — keep them for yourself or gift them to friends.

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Discounts and Reciprocal Admission

  • $5 tickets to all add-ons, including 4-D shows, the Mugar Omni Theater, and the Planetarium.
  • 10% off parking at the Museum Garage, Riverview Café, and the Museum Store.
  • Reciprocal admission to nearly 500 participating science centers and zoos worldwide. Please note: due to capacity restrictions the Museum of Science is not currently accepting reciprocal admissions from participating institutions. Please be sure to call each institution before your visit to confirm their current reciprocity status.
  • Free or discounted admission to temporary exhibits.

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Member Exclusives

  • Advance registration for Summer Courses and select lectures.
  • Priority registration and pre-sales for Museum offerings and special virtual talks and events.

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Premier Members also get:

Double all free bonus passes!

Two hours FREE parking

Parking in the Museum garage is available on a first come, first serve basis.

Priority reservations for select member events

Purchasing a Membership for a member of your Household?

If purchasing a membership where you will be listed on the membership card, please purchase a membership for My Household. When purchasing a membership for Someone Else, the Giver name and Recipient name cannot be the same.

If you are purchasing a membership for My Household and would like a personalized certificate to be mailed with this membership, please reply to the confirmation email letting us know this and include the To name, From name, and Message (a certificate is always included with Someone Else purchases).

Additional questions? Call 617-723-2500 to speak with a Museum representative, or visit mos.org/members.