Become a Member

Now more than ever, membership is a great value. Become a member – a family of four pays for itself in just 2 visits!

When you become a member, your family can explore our hands-on exhibits and programs together – as often as you’d like! The North Museum of Nature and Science will spark excitement and curiosity about science and nature when you meet the residents of the Live Animal Room, examine the amazing diversity found in birds, or explore our solar system in Central PA’s largest planetarium. The Museum’s rotating exhibits and interactive programs provide a new experience for your family every time you visit.

2018 Membership Rates and Policies

Individuals

(Applies to two individuals in the same household)

Senior    $55

Basic      $65


Includes:

Unlimited admission to the Museum

10% discount in gift shop

Museum e-newsletter

 Invitations to members-only events

Satisfaction of supporting one of Lancaster County’s educational and cultural resources

Planetarium admission not included and no ASTC benefits apply.

Purchase Membership

Family & Grandfamily

(Applies to two individuals in the same household)

Family $90
(2 adults and all children under 18 years of age within the same household)

Grandfamily $90
(2 adults/seniors and up to 4 grandchildren not limited to household)


Includes:

Unlimited admission to the North Museum’s exhibits for 12 months

Unlimited Planetarium shows

Discounted admission to special Museum programs and events

Invitations to Members Only events

10% discount in The North Store, our Museum shop

Discounts on Birthday Party Packages

Option to add up to 2 guest passes*

Option to add Double the Discovery with the Lancaster Science Factory (see below)

FREE or discounted admission to nearly 300 other science and technology centers nationwide through the Association of Science and Technology Centers (ASTC) Passport Program.* See ASTC Details here.

Satisfaction of supporting one of Lancaster County’s educational and cultural resources

*Family and Grandfamily members may add up to 2 guest passes to their membership. These guest passes allow 1 or 2 additional guests each visit and all regular membership benefits apply. Guest passes do not transfer to other ASTC institutions. 1 guest pass is $25, 2 guest passes are $45.

Purchase Membership

Other ways to become a member:

Call: To purchase a membership over the phone, call 717.358.3941 during our regular operating hours.

In Person: Become a member in person by visiting the North Museum front desk.

Double the Discovery

Enjoy two local science destinations for one great price. Purchase a North Museum Family level membership or above and add a Family Membership to the Lancaster Science Factory for only $60.

Double the Discovery

About the Association of Science and Technology Centers (ASTC) Passport Program

The North Museum is thrilled to offer this benefit to our Family/Grandfamily, Patron and Explorers Society members! Enjoy free or discounted admission to nearly 300 science centers around the country and make learning fun and easy for your family when you travel! According to the ASTC Passport Program users must obtain a membership from a participating institution located within 90 miles of the cardholder’s residence. The Passport Program will provide free or discounted admission to institutions located approximately 90 miles away from the cardholder’s residence when they show their “home” membership card. Membership cards must include the ASTC logo to be valid. Members may be asked to verify their residence with photo ID. For more information and a list of participating Museums and science centers, click here.

Looking for a unique gift that will last all year long? Consider a North Museum gift membership.

Questions? Contact our Membership office at 717.358.3941 or membership@northMuseum.org

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