Member Benefits


Individual Pass Level Includes
  • Free unlimited admission to NYSCI.
  • Access to members-only events and exhibition previews.

Discounts for:

  • 3D Theater, Rocket Park Mini Golf and special shows.
  • NYSCI educational programs: Innovation Camps, After-School Science Clubs.
  • Special reduced rate for birthday parties.


Family Pass Level Includes

All Individual Pass Level benefits, plus:

  • Reciprocal admission to 300 science centers nationwide.

Discounts for:

  • 50% discount on parking.
  • 10% discount at the Science Shop and the Café.


Individual and Family Premium Levels Include

All Pass Level benefits, plus:

  • Free parking and coat check.
  • Free unlimited access to the Science Playground.
  • Free guest passes.
  • 50% off reciprocal admission at 200 children’s museums nationwide.


Family Explorer Level Includes

All Premium Level benefits, plus:

  • Free Rocket Park Mini Golf.
  • Free access to the 3D Theater.
  • Free caregiver card upon request.

*Note: Individual Premium membership does not include 50% off admission to 200 children’s museum, due to ACM Requirements.


Summary of Benefits


Corporate Partner Employees
Employees of NYSCI Corporate Partners are eligible to receive a 20% discount on any category of membership.

Seniors (62+)
Both adults must be 62 or older to be eligible to receive 20% off any category of membership.

Important Reminders

  • Please bring your membership card and identification when visiting NYSCI or any reciprocal museums.
  • Caregivers must also show identification.
  • Membership admission privileges do not apply to group admissions.
  • Rocket Park Mini Golf and Science Playground are open weather permitting.
  • NYSCI’s parking lot is not available during the U.S. Tennis Open or World Maker Faire.


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