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 ever-changing exhibits, films and events, you'll want to visit again and again!

Become a Member

Membership Pricing

One Plus One Includes 1 named adult and 1 guest of any age OR 2 named adults, no guests. $70 $119 $110 $169
Family Includes up to 2 named adults and all children ages 18 and younger residing in the same household. $99 $168 $169 $248
Grand Includes up to 2 named grandparents and all grandchildren ages 18 and younger. $99 $168 $169 $248
Family Plus Includes all benefits of Family membership PLUS 2 guests of any age. $129 $218 $239 $298
Grand Plus Includes all benefits of Grand membership PLUS 2 guests of any age. $129 $218 $239 $298

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

Membership Benefits

  • FREE unlimited daily admission year-round
  • FREE monthly Member Family Workshops
  • $5 documentary IMAX tickets and discounts on Hollywood films (currently closed for repairs)
  • 10% discount in the Food Chain Cafe and A-ha! Store
  • Early and discounted registration for Summer and Winter Camps
  • Discounts on birthday parties and special programs
  • Discounts on guest admissions ($3 off adult tickets; $2 off child/senior tickets)
  • 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!
  • Educator Discount: SCI offers $10 off any SCI-only membership to current educators and administrators. Call 515-274-6868 ext. 4 or visit SCI 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.

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Current Member Resources

Membership FAQs

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