Your Unlimited Pass for Creativity and Fun

When you become a member you have 12 months of unlimited access to 14 exhibits and countless on-line interactive activities. While the Museum may be closed temperarily, our members always receive the VIP treatment including express entry on peak days and enjoy designated “members only” hours every month. Plus members receive VIP invitations to exclusive events and Meet n’ Greets.

Your membership is also honored at our Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center!

For More Information

Anna Nguyen, Membership Coordinator
(713) 535-7212
membership@cmhouston.org

The Perks of Being an Insider

All levels of membership receive the following VIP benefits:

  • Unlimited FREE admission for one full year
  • Express Line for entry on peak days
  • Members-only Early Bird Hours
  • Members-only First Fridays
  • Members-only Exhibit Previews
  • Invitations to Members’ Only Events
  • Birthday Party Discounts

Membership Levels

Members always receive the VIP treatment.

Achiever

Membership

$135

Admission

4 People

Start enjoying express entrance on peak days.

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All of the benefits listed above, plus:
  • Admission for 4 individuals, which can include up to 3 named adults in the same household and child/children ages 1+
  • $75 of this membership is tax-deductible

Thinker

Membership

$155

Admission

6 People

Start enjoying discounts on admission for additional guests.

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Achiever-level membership benefits, plus:
  • Admission for 6 individuals, which can include up to 3 named adults in the same household and children ages 1+
  • 10% discount at Fiddle Sticks Toys
  • $2 off admission for up to 6 guests per visit
  • 10% discount at SECRET headquarters, which includes most sought-after spy gadgets and gizmos (excludes missions)
  • ASTC Travel Passport Program allowing FREE admission to more than 300 participating ASTC institutions in Texas and nationwide

Adventurer

Best Value!
Membership

$180

Admission

8 People

Start enjoying additional savings on parking and at Fiddle Sticks.

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Thinker-level membership benefits, plus:
  • Admission for 8 individuals, which can include up to 2 named adults living in the same household and a grandparent/caregiver
  • $5 garage parking
  • 20% discount at Fiddle Sticks Toys
  • 2 single one-time use admission passes to the Children’s Museum of Houston
  • $3 off admission for up to 6 guests per visit
  • 20% discount at SECRET headquarters, which includes most sought-after spy gadgets and gizmos (excludes missions)
  • Exclusive Halloween Party Invitation
  • $75 of this membership is tax-deductible

Innovator

Membership

$500

Admission

8 People

Start bringing additional guests for free.

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Adventurer-level membership benefits, plus:
  • 4 single one-time use admission passes to the Children’s Museum of Houston
  • 2 free SECRET missions
  • $325 of this membership is tax-deductible

The CREW

Membership

$1,000

Admission

8 People

An annual philanthropic membership that benefits our entire community.

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Innovator-level membership benefits, plus:
  • Exclusive access during special CREW Member-only days and times throughout the year when the Museum is closed to the public
  • Invitation to annual high-level members-only Halloween Party
  • Invitation to private Annual Family Holiday Party
  • Invitations to Member Exhibit Previews
  • Opportunity to serve in the Museum’s volunteer leadership positions and to chair and serve on event committees
  • Recognition of your gift in the Museum’s Good News digital newsletter
  • Recognition of your gift in the Museum’s Annual Report
  • $750 of this membership is tax-deductible
  • Learn more about The Crew

Employer Match Donations

Double your Membership Gift! Many companies will match your donation. Contact your Human Resource Department to ask about your gift matching program.

Membership Policy

  • There is a $5 replacement fee for lost or stolen cards.
  • Memberships cannot be used for group visits.
  • Memberships are non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • One named adult must be present at the time of admission for all Membership levels.
  • Photo identification for named adults is required at the time of visit. The photo should match the person whose name is on the Membership. This applies to caregivers as well.
  • Children’s Museum Houston reserves the right to change its benefits structure at any time.

Upcoming Member Events

We’re working on scheduling upcoming member events—check back soon for updates!

Membership for Educators

Educator Membership

Experience the Museum with your class or on your own.

The Children’s Museum of Houston wants educators to experience the Museum with their classes and on their own. Whether it is checking out an exhibit or attending a professional development event, we are committed to being a resource.

Educators may purchase a discounted membership with valid ID at the Admissions Desk.

For More Information

Anna Nguyen, Membership Coordinator
(713) 535-7212
membership@cmhouston.org

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