Why join our membership program?

The Iowa Children’s Museum is dedicated to educating children and strengthening families in an active learning environment that inspires every child to imagine, create, discover and explore through the power of play. Joining the Museum’s Membership Program enables your family to take advantage of unlimited visits, at times which are convenient for you, to our outstanding exhibits and programs for an entire year at a significant discount.

The average family membership costs the museum $320 in actual expenses. Museum membership costs are subsidized by contributions from our annual donors enabling us to hold our membership fee at $125. As a non-profit organization, your participation in our membership program helps to ensure that The Iowa Children’s Museum continues to thrive as a family resource that helps children grown into creative, capable individuals who realize how much fun learning can be!

Membership Options
Family Plus MembershipGrandparent MembershipFamily MembershipRegistered Childcare ProviderIndividual Annual Pass
Free admission to The ICMxxxxx
10% off Programsxxxx
10% off Birthday Partiesxxxx
10% off Think Tank Toysxxxx
1/2 price admission to 200 children’s museumsxxxx
12 free admission passesx

Note: Children’s Museum memberships and coupons cannot be applied to educational programs including field trips and birthday parties

Association of Children’s Museum Reciprocal Network

The Iowa Children’s Museum is proud to be a part of the Association of Children’s Museums which serves as an advocate and resource for children’s museums around the country. Your Iowa Children’s Museum Membership entitles you to a 50% discount on all admissions, up to 6 people, at reciprocating children’s museums. For a list of participating museums click here or inquire at the museum’s front desk.

Family Membership PLUS

$180/ Year

Grandparent Membership

$125/ Year

Family Membership

$125/ Year

Individual Annual Pass

$40/ Year