Whether you're joining for the first time or renewing your membership, we're so glad you've chosen the Museum!
Select the membership level of your choice below to join or to renew your membership.
A Museum of Life and Science membership pays for itself in as few as two visits and provides amazing value, discounts and a wide variety of exclusive benefits. There are multiple membership levels to meet every need!
Memberships are non-refundable and membership privileges may not be shared or transferred.
Get all the wonderful benefits of being a Museum member while also contributing a little extra to support the care of our animals and development of new exhibits.
Become a Sustainer Member for $300
Become a Patron Member for $600
Join the Chrysalis Society starting at $1,000
Purchase a Museum Gift Membership
Give the gift of wonder with a Museum membership. Your friend or family member will enjoy a full year of unlimited, free admission to one of the Triangle’s most treasured community resources plus all of our special member benefits. When purchased, you can choose to receive the gift voucher or have it sent directly to your recipient. This will be mailed out within a week of purchase. All gift membership vouchers are sent via US Postal Service and delivery before Dec. 25 is not guaranteed. Purchases made after 11:59pm on Thursday, Dec. 20 will be mailed after Christmas. The membership and benefits will be activated during the first visit by your recipient.