Darwin Memberships cost $225 per year and can be renewed annually.
Darwin Members receive the following benefits for two adults, plus children or grandchildren under the age of 18:
Museum admission—every time you visit
One Omnitheater admission per person, per day for all regularly-scheduled films
Two free parking vouchers for the museum’s parking ramp
Discounts for additional non-member guests—every time you visit
Discounted parking rates
Free advance reservations online or by calling (651) 221-9444
10% discount in the Explore Store
Priority registration and discounts on selected classes, lectures, trips, and camps
Member-only in-person and virtual events
Behind the Name
Charles Robert Darwin (February 12, 1809–April 19, 1882) was an English naturalist who explored the world by sea and came back with the theory of evolution, which was published in his book On the Origin of Species. Darwin proposed that all species come from common ancestors and gradually change through a process called natural selection. Just like Darwin, our Members are visionaries who see a new path forward for science.