MEMBERSHIP

At the Delaware Museum of Natural History, membership brings its own rewards. Join us today and enjoy a range of exciting benefits and much more!

CLICK HERE TO BECOME A MEMBER (OR RENEW) TODAY!
 

Membership Levels:

Individual - $35
Grandparent - $50
Household - $60
Sustaining - $75
Patron - $125
Gold Patron - $500
Benefactor - $1,000

Basic Member Benefits: 

  • FREE, unlimited admission to the Museum (including special exhibits, outdoor Butterfly Garden, and Larry F. Scott Nature Trail) for one year 
  • Invitations to members-only events and exclusive previews to new special exhibits
  • 10% discount in the Museum Store
  • Triannual newsletter, Discovery, and monthly e-newsletter, Nature Notes
  • The Explore & Save Member Benefit lets you save $2 on general adult admission at Brandywine Valley attractions when you show your Museum membership card. 

Click here to view the latest issue of Discovery

Member Categories:

Individual: $35
($35 is tax-deductible)
Basic benefits for one person

Grandparent: $50
($50 is tax-deductible)
Basic benefits plus:

  • Access for two grandparents and up to four grandchildren (ages 17 and under) at one time
  • FREE or reduced admission to more than 350 ASTC (Association of Science-Technology Centers) museums and facilities worldwide. CLICK HERE to learn more, plus, see which local museums participate in the program.  Or, CLICK HERE to see the full list of participating museums.

Household: $60 ($60 is tax-deductible)
Basic benefits plus:

  • Access for up to two adults (limited to member parents or a caregiver) and children (ages 17 and under) who live at the same address
  • Half-price admission to Dino Days
  • Discounts and advance sign-up for Summer Camps, Spring Break Camps, birthday parties, and more
  • Early Summer Camp registration! (Two weeks before the general public)
  • FREE or reduced admission to more than 350 ASTC (Association of Science-Technology Centers) museums and facilities worldwide. CLICK HERE to learn more, plus, see which local museums participate in the program.  Or, CLICK HERE to see the full list of participating museums.

Sustaining: $75 ($75 is tax-deductible)
Basic benefits plus:

  • FREE admission to Dino Days
  • Priority member sign-up for programs, including Summer Camp (Two weeks before Household)
  • Two guest passes for one-time use
  • A Nature-themed coffee table book

Patron: $125 ($29 is tax-deductible)
Sustaining benefits plus:

  • Two additional guest passes for one-time use (Four guest passes total)
  • Additional 5% discount in the Museum Store (15% total)
  • Behind-the-scenes tour for your family (available on request)

Gold Patron: $500 ($388 is tax-deductible)
Patron benefits plus:

  • FREE admission for two accompanying guests per visit

Benefactor: $1,000 ($840 is tax-deductible)
Gold Patron benefits plus:

  • FREE admission for all accompanying guests per visit
  • Recognition in the Annual Report

CLICK HERE TO BECOME A MEMBER (OR RENEW) TODAY!

For more information about membership, please contact Deb Mackie, at 302-658-9111, ext. 320 or dmackie@delmnh.org. To pay by check, please complete a Membership Form at the Visitor Services Desk.  Please allow two to four weeks for membership processing.

The Museum's Federal Tax ID Number: 51-0083535


Donation Request Guidelines
The Museum grants donation requests in the form of four guest passes to non-profit organizations. A limited quantity of passes are available for distribution per year, and they are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. A letter of request must be submitted on organization letterhead, stating the organization's mission, the purpose of the passes, and the date they are needed. Please allow 4-6 weeks for processing.

Fax the letter to ATTN: Daniel McCunney, Communications Manager, at 302-658-2610. Or mail it to Donation Request, c/o Daniel McCunney, Delaware Museum of Natural History, P.O. Box 3937, Wilmington, DE 19807.

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