Become a Member

Your support helps us further scientific research and exploration.

Enjoy special benefits

Explore the world in our galleries, right here in Chicago—all year long. Supporters at every giving level, from members to Founders’ Council donors, receive:

  • Unlimited Basic admission
  • Free admission to all ticketed exhibitions and discounts on 3D movies for each person covered under the membership
  • 10-percent discount at our stores and restaurants
  • Opportunities to go behind the scenes at our Annual Members’ Nights
  • Free reciprocal admission to participating science and technology museums all over the world
  • Invitations to member-only viewings of ticketed exhibitions

As well as these at-home benefits:

  • Free subscription to In the Field, our member magazine
  • Access to our member e-newsletter with digital updates for the whole family, including messages from Field scientists
  • Discounts on all educational programs
  • Invitations to member-only virtual events throughout the year

Save 10 percent* off the cost of membership when you join online today using promo code: MEMTEN. All memberships are 100 percent tax-deductible. Members receive other special benefits based on giving tiers

*Save 10 percent on Individual, Family, and Family Plus levels

Support that fits your life

Ready to join other passionate, engaged supporters helping to fuel a journey of discovery? Browse our giving tiers and choose the one that suits you. Or, give the gift of membership to the science lover in your life.