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Join the Museum and rediscover the world every time you visit!
Join the thousands of families who are treating themselves to 12 months of unlimited general admission and discounts on our camps, programs and events. In addition you receive free or discounted admission to over 300 other science and children's museums worldwide* through the ASTC Passport Program! (Click for more info. Some local restrictions apply.)
To become a member or renew your membership, click on the "Join Now" button below to submit your information via our secure website. If you have any questions or prefer to speak with us directly, please call (716) 896-5200, ext. 311.
Membership Reneweals and Early Renewal Discount:
Museum Members who renew their membership before it expires can save 10% on their renewal fee! To receive the discount, renewals need to be placed over the phone by calling 716.896.5200 x311.
2014 Price Changes
As part of the Museum’s commitment to its mission of inspiring curiosity through exploration, we are in the midst of transforming our permanent spaces to create more engaging and relevant science experiences that you and your families can explore and grow with. We have received very positive feedback on these changes, and we are continuing to move forward with the installation of interactive science studios that will transform your museum experience. In order to support these changes and develop new offerings, a small price increase on general admission and Membership will go into effect on January 1, 2014.
Individual - $40 / year
• Unlimited general admission for one full year*
|Family - $60 / year
Jan. 1, 2014 price: $65
|Benefits of Individual Membership for up to two adults and their children (under the age of 18) living in the same household.|
|Senior - $35 / year
Jan. 1, 2014 price: $40
|Basic Individual Membership benefits for one senior adult 62 years of age or older.|
|Senior Couple - $45 / year
Jan. 1, 2014 price: $50
|Basic Individual Membership benefits for two senior adults in the same household 62 years of age or older.|
|Student - $25 / year||Basic Individual Membership benefits at a special rate. Must present valid full-time student identification.|
|Grandparent - $55 / year
Jan. 1, 2014 price: $60
|Basic Individual Membership benefits for up to two adults living in the same household and four children (per visit).|
Enhanced Family Memberships
|Contributing - $90 / year
Jan. 1, 2014 price: $100
|Basic Family Membership benefits plus 4 general admission guest passes.|
|Sustaining - $165 / year
Jan. 1, 2014 price: $200
|Basic Family Membership benefits plus 8 general admission guest passes.|
NEW! Corporate Memberships
Click here or call 716.896.5200 x311 to learn how your business or organization can become a Corporate Member of the Museum.
- Museum Membership includes free General Admission to the museum’s permanent exhibits and galleries. Due to contractual agreements or obligations, additional admission charges may be required to visit special exhibits.
- You are eligible for membership discounts once your have a membership ID number. You will receive your membership cards with your membership ID number within 7-10 days of your membership order. For online purchases and registrations, you will need to add your membership ID number to your online account by clicking on "Shop Online" and going to the "My Account" page.
- LOCAL RESTRICTIONS APPLY: Science centers and museums located within 90 miles of each other are excluded from the ASTC Passport Program unless that exclusion is lifted by mutual agreement. Currently, Buffalo Museum has made special reciprocal admission agreements for our members with Rochester Museum and Science Center. Based on the ASTC Passport Program guidelines, BMS Members do not receive free admission to the Ontario Science Centre in Toronto.