Become a Member

An annual MOSAC membership provides unlimited admission to the museum, exclusive member discounts and programming, and reciprocal benefits at museums nationwide. Join us for a year of exploration, play, and creativity!

For additional assistance, please email membership@visitmosac.org or call us at (916) 674-5000.

Questions about membership?

We offer 10% off Curiosity Level memberships (Individual, Individual+, Family Duo, Family, Family+) for members over the age of 65, educators with valid school ID, military and veterans with valid military photo ID, and students with valid university or college ID.

To purchase a membership using one of these discounts, please call the membership line at (916) 674-5000 ext. 103 or visit the Guest Services desk at the museum.

Yes! Guests visiting the museum are welcome to apply tickets the same day of their visit towards the cost of their membership. The number of tickets that can be applied to the membership are restricted to the number of members covered under each membership level. For example, up to 2 adult tickets and 4 youth tickets can be applied to the cost of a Family level membership.

In an effort to reduce plastic waste, MOSAC issues digital membership cards to members. Membership cards will be sent via email to the email address provided when you sign up for a membership. These cards are compatible with digital wallets on smartphones. You are also welcome to print your membership card to have a physical copy.

MOSAC asks that members reserve tickets prior to visiting the museum to mitigate crowds and ensure a better experience for both members and general admission visitors.

Members have access to a member-only hour from 9am-10am on every second Saturday.

To reserve tickets, go to www.visitmosac.org/visit/tickets/

All MOSAC Members have access to the Association of Science and Technology Center (ASTC) Travel Passport Program, which includes reciprocal benefits to over 300 science centers and museums. ASTC benefits can be applied to ASTC member institutions that are outside of a 90-mile radius from MOSAC AND outside of a 90-mile radius from your primary residence.

Only members named on the membership can use the membership. Those memberships that include guests (Individual+, Family+, Discover, Inspire) do not permit guests to visit without a named member also present with them. Children are unnamed on memberships and cannot visit unless with a named adult member.

Yes! MOSAC offers a gift membership option.

When signing up for a membership, select “This membership is a gift”. If “Deliver to Myself” is selected, the gift membership cards will be emailed to the person who purchased them, and they will be able to email or print the membership cards to present to the recipient whenever you choose to do so. Please be aware, the 12 months of gift membership will begin on the date of purchase.

Please note that MOSAC membership cards are automatically emailed within a few minutes of purchase to your gift recipients unless “Deliver to Myself” is selected.

No, MOSAC memberships are not tax deductible.

Renewals can be done online, over the phone by calling (916) 674-5000 ext. 103, or by visiting in person and going to the guest services desk. Please be sure to log into your online account prior to renewing your membership!

Members cannot be added or removed from memberships unless in the event of a name change, death or marriage. During the renewal process, members are welcome to change the second named member on their membership.

Benefits

All MOSAC Memberships include the following benefits :

  • Free Admission and Theater Shows
  • Invitations to Exclusive Member Events
  • Discounts on Special Events and Special Theater Shows
  • 10% Discount in Gift Store
  • Member Newsletter
  • Membership to the Association of Science and Technology Centers’ (ASTC) Travel Passport Program

View the benefit comparison chart below for a detailed list of package exclusive benefits.

Curiosity Level Memberships
Individual

1 named adult

$70/yr.

Individual +

2 named adults or 1 named adult and 1 guest

$95/yr.

Family Duo

1 named adult
and 1 child

$95/yr.

Family

2 named adults
and up to 4 children

$150/yr.

Family +

2 named adults, 2 additional adult guests, and up to 4 children under 18

$275/yr.

Innovator Level Memberships
Discover

2 named adults, 2 additional adult guests, up to 4 children, and 8 additional guest passes

$500/yr.

Inspire

2 named adults, 2 additional adult guests, up to 4 children, and 12 additional guests

$1000/yr.

Give the Gift of Curiosity Today with a Membership to MOSAC!

We have the perfect present for your loved ones who have curious minds and a love of all things science.

Gift Memberships can be purchased online by selecting the membership you’d like to purchase and clicking the “Gift Membership” option at checkout. You can also purchase them in person at the Admissions Desk, or over the phone by calling us at 916 674-5000.

Please note that MOSAC membership cards are automatically emailed within a few minutes of purchase to your gift recipients unless “Deliver to Myself” is selected.

If “Deliver to Myself” is selected, the gift membership cards will be emailed to the person who purchased them, and they will be able to email or print the membership cards to present to the recipient whenever you choose to do so. However, the 12 months of gift membership will begin on the date of purchase.

Benefit Comparison Chart

IndividualIndividual +Family DuoFamilyFamily +DiscoverInspire
Single Use Guest Pass Count----4812
Unlimited Free Admission
Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes
Invitations to Exclusive Member Events
Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes
Discounts on Special Events and Special Multiverse Theater Shows
Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes
10% Discount in Gift Store
Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes
Membership to the Association of Science and Technology Centers’ (ASTC) Travel Passport Program
Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes
Early Registration on Summer Camps
Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes
Discounts on Summer Camp
Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes
Discount on Birthday Party Programs
Yes

Yes

Yes
Annual Donor Recognition
Yes

Reciprocal Benefits

All MOSAC Members have access to the Association of Science and Technology Center (ASTC) Travel Passport Program, which includes reciprocal benefits to over 300 science centers and museums. ASTC benefits can be applied to ASTC member institutions that are outside of a 90-mile radius from MOSAC and outside of a 90-mile radius from your primary residence.

All ASTC reciprocal member institutions may implement reciprocal museum policies as they choose. We recommend you visit the website for or ASTC and call the institution you wish to visit in advance of your visit to learn about your benefits.

Corporate Memberships

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