Become a Member

A Field Museum membership means wonderful benefits and support for one of the world’s finest museums. With an encyclopedic collection of cultural objects and biological specimens, the Field Museum is a place to visit again and again. There is always something new to see, to do, to learn, to join today!

All Field Museum Membership levels include:

  • Free general admission to the Museum, according to your member category
  • Free or discounted tickets to special exhibitions, according to your member category
  • Free seasonal coat check according to your member category
  • Free reciprocal admission to 200+ science and technology museums
  • Free subscription to In the Field our member magazine
  • Invitation to our Annual Members' Night
  • 10% discount on Field Museum birthday packages
  • Invitations to members-only viewings of special exhibitions
  • 10% discount at the Field's restaurants
  • 10% discount in the Museum Stores and special holiday shopping discounts
  • Discounts on education programs
  Family Plus Membership Family Membership Individual Membership Student Membership2 Senior Membership3 Digital Membership Field Adventurer
Free General Admission 2 adults
+ 1 guest
2 adults Member
+ 1 guest
+ 1 guest
+ 1 guest
Member Household + 4 guests
Children & Grandchildren1 Included Included         Included
Special Exhibitions 6 free or discounted tickets 5 free or discounted tickets 3 free or discounted tickets 3 free or discounted tickets 3 free or discounted tickets   Household + 4 guests
Free Coat Check 6 Items 5 Items 2 Items 2 Items 2 Items 1 Item Unlimited
One Year $145New $145Renewal $145Gift $120New $120Renewal $120Gift $85New $85Renewal $85Gift $70New $70Renewal $70Gift $70New $70Renewal $70Gift $75New $75Renewal $75Gift Learn More
Two Years $280New $280Renewal $280Gift $230New $230Renewal $230Gift $160New $160Renewal $160Gift $130New $130Renewal $130Gift $130New $130Renewal $130Gift    

1 Children & Grandchildren must be under age 18 and living in the same member household. 2 Valid student ID required for student membership. 3 Senior membership is available to seniors 65 and older, valid ID required.

Memberships to The Field Museum are non-refundable and non-transferable.

We are currently unable to process membership discounts online at this time. If you have received a discount offer, please call Member Services at 312-665-7700 with your discount code. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Additional Field Adventurer benefits

  • Invitation to a special exhibition preview
  • Private, guided Museum orientation tour upon request
  • Invitation to annual Donor Night event
  • Quarterly annual Giving Newsletter
  • Recognition in the Museum's printed Annual Report