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Discover: $99

Free admission for 2 named adults and up to 3 children under 18 living in the same household or up to 3 grandchildren per visit.

Discover "Plus One": $129

Free admission for 2 named adults4 children under 18 living in the same household or up to 4 grandchildren + 1 additional guest/visit

  • 50% admission discount for up to 6 people to the Association of Children's museums (ACM) locations
  • $25 add-on for each additional child under 18 living in household (or grandchild)  to your membership

Do you have a large family? Contact  for our Premier option!

We cannot guarantee that memberships purchased after Friday, December 15, will be delivered by Christmas Day. If you purchase a gift membership, please consider printing the fill-able PDF provided in your confirmation email to give to your gift recipient. 


  • Memberships are non-transferable and non-refundable
  • Memberships are active the day they are purchased. 
  • If a named adult is not visiting, no one may come in his/her place. 
  • Memberships do not cover the cost of a child's visit if coming with a school field trip. Parent chaperones, however, may check in under their membership. 

Share the Fun With a "Plus One" Membership

Thanks to all the great member and visitor input, inspiring this flexible option.

The "Plus One" membership allows you to bring a guest for free each time you visit! – a cousin, neighbor, grandparent, caregiver/babysitter – the choice is yours!  Of course, additional guests are always welcome too, at regular admission price.You can upgrade your membership to a "Plus One" at anytime.

If you have any questions on the "Plus One" membership, please contact

Choose the membership category that’s just right for you! All memberships are good for a full year (12 months from the date of purchase). Sign up today for a year of Serious Fun!

Membership Makes Sense!

National Reciprocal Membership Policy

Discover "Plus One" memberships include a reciprocating membership to ACM museums across the country. Reciprocal members receive a 50% discount on admission to participating children's museums for up to six people.  Reciprocal members will receive Reciprocal Membership Cards from KCDC for admittance to participating ACM museums.

If you would like to upgrade to a "Plus 1" membership, you may do so at any time.

Association of Children's Museums Website

ACM Museum Listing

Discovery Center Memberships are "Green"!

With our electronic sign-in, you do not need a membership card.  However, if you would like a card, we are happy to print one for you -- please let us know the next time you are here.

Discovery Center Members Enjoy:
  • Free admission to KCDC for a full 12 months
  • Exclusive member only events
  • Discounts in the Discovery Shop
  • Discounts on programs, camps & birthday parties
Take us for a test drive!

Purchase a membership before you leave and deduct your ticket price (pre-tax, for those covered by the membership) from the total!

Please contact us directly for a membership form.

We accept Visa, MasterCard and Discover

If you have questions about the Membership that is right for you, please contact us at