Membership can pay for itself in as few as 2 to 3 visits!

The Science Center of Iowa engages and inspires Iowans along their journey of lifelong science learning. Become a member to enjoy all that SCI has to offer. With hands-on exhibits, live science demonstrations, a 50-foot planetarium and ever-changing programs, you'll want to visit again and again!

Looking to buy a membership? Renew a membership? Upgrade your current membership?

All of the above can be done on our new membership portal below! 

Membership Portal

Questions? Contact our membership team by emailing membership@sciowa.org or calling 515-274-6868 ext. 4

*SCI = Science Center of Iowa, BPZ = Blank Park Zoo, LHF = Living History Farms

Membership Pricing

Individual Plus Includes 1 named adult and 1 guest of any age OR 2 named adults, no guests. $89 $158 $158 $237
Family or Grandparent Includes up to 2 named adults and all children 18 and under residing in the same household or grandchildren 18 and under. $130 $234 $234 $348
Family or Grandparent Plus Two Includes up to 2 named adults and all children 18 and under residing in the same household or grandchildren under 18 PLUS 2 guests of any age. $160 $284 $284 $397

Membership Benefits

  • FREE unlimited daily admission year-round
  • 10% discount at the A-ha! Store
  • 20% discount at the 4th & Court Walhburgers Restaurant
  • Discounts and priority registration on camps
  • Discounts on birthday parties and private events
  • Two one-time use parking vouchers for the SCI Parking Garage
  • Free or discounted admission to more than 300 other science centers for one year through our reciprocal membership program

Other Membership Options

  • TRI Membership: Add on a membership to the Blank Park Zoo and/or Living History Farms. Visit trimembership.org for details!
  • Discounts: SCI offers $10 off any SCI-only membership to current educators and administrators, as well as any active military and first responders. Visit SCI in-person to take advantage of this offer.
  • Gift Memberships: Give 365 days of adventure in one great gift. Learn more.
  • Corporate Memberships: Available for businesses of all sizes, corporate memberships let companies offer their employees SCI memberships at discounted rates. Learn more.

Already a SCI Member?

Visit our Current Member Resources page for SCI member news, visiting tips and more!

Current Member Resources

Membership FAQs

Digital Membership Card FAQs

Contact our Membership Team. Email membership@sciowa.org or call 515-274-6868 ext. 4