Mother and daughter at pointing at someting at the museum.


Our members are kind of a big deal.

Bell members enjoy 12 months of free museum admission, exclusive programs, and savings throughout the year. Member support also makes a huge difference in our efforts to ignite curiosity and wonder through science experiences for all ages.

Your support helps…

  • Provide 110,000 visitors with engaging science experiences
  • Return a public planetarium to Minnesota
  • Grow educational programs by 25%
  • Increase access to underserved communities
  • Support the preservation of over 1 million scientific specimens
  • Inspire the next generation of scientists, naturalists, and innovators
  • Ensure public access to research and informed conversations on science topics
  • Create a dynamic space for lifelong learning

Member Benefits

All membership levels receive the following benefits for one year, and many levels receive additional exclusive benefits.

  • Unlimited admission to the galleries & special exhibits
  • 50% off planetarium tickets
  • Discounted museum admission for additional guests
  • Discounts on summer camps and birthday parties
  • Invitations to members-only events and activities
  • 15% off purchases in the Curiosity Shop
  • Early access and discounts on special ticketed events
  • Discounts from our local museum partners