Join & Support

Help us inspire, connect, and strengthen our community by enriching the lives of our children.


Join the Family Museum!

With a Family Museum Membership, you will receive

  • Admission for one year to our exhibits, Drop-In programs, and most special events
  • A 10% discount in our Museum Store
  • Reciprocal admission to over 300 other museums in the ASTC Passport Program
  • Exclusive invites to member-only events
  • Guest passes to share with friends

Please Note: Members may NOT use their membership towards birthday party guests or at our annual WinterFest event. Adults MAY use their membership when chaperoning group visits, but children MAY NOT.

How to purchase a membership:

  • Buy online (credit card only).
  • Fill out a membership application, and either mail it to us or drop it off at the front desk on your next visit (cash, check, or credit card).
  • Call us at (563) 344-4106 and complete the process over the phone (credit card only).

Access Assistance

  • Through the generosity of many donors, the Family Museum Foundation has funding to assist families,
  • Applicants will need to show financial need,
  • The Family Museum Foundation can provide up to 90% support towards admission fees,
  • Please call (563) 344-4106 for more about the Museum's Access Assistance program.

Help Support the Family Museum

Your donation will support hands-on, child-driven learning experiences and exhibits at the Family Museum. It will provide children and families with a safe, fun place to explore together. Learn more about how you can make a difference.

I wanted to tell you what a wonderful experience we had with our children and their families! And your staff at the desk went above and beyond to be helpful. When I left my face hurt from smiling! Debra

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