Fall Member Event: Colorosity – October 24, 2015


Get a little dressy and a lot messy at our first fall member event: Colorosity: The Annual Science Soirée! October 24, 2015 6 – 11 p.m. Colorosity is all-ages color-themed event benefiting MiSci programs with an infusion of live art, music, performing artists, strolling tastes, colorful cocktails, and a few surprises. Learn more.

New! Valet Service

Beginning September 12, MiSci members will have access to free valet service during operating hours on Saturdays and Sundays! The service will also be available to guests for $10.

Membership Categories, Pricing and Benefits

Join our family and enjoy exciting adventures, fun and learning for an entire year. A membership provides special privileges and benefits that will enhance your experience at Michigan’s largest science center.

Purchase your MiSci Membership in just a few clicks. Once completed, print the confirmation to start visiting us right away! Use it with your I.D. when checking-in at the Front Lobby’s Members station until you receive your official membership card. Thanks for your support. Hope to see you soon!

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Membership Hotline: 313.577.8400, ext. 447
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CategoryBenefit LevelOne Year
Premium Family: Two adults, all children in household under the age of 18, PLUS up to two guests each visit. Premium-level members receive free admission to all IMAX® films, planetarium shows and most traveling exhibits.Premium $170
Family Plus: Two adults, all children in household under the age of 18, plus up to two guests each visit. Basic$95
Family: Two adults, all children in household under the age of 18.Basic$75
Grandparent: Two grandparents and all grandchildren under the age of 18.Basic$65
Individual Plus: One individual and one guestBasic$55
Student with ID: One individualBasic$35
Nanny Pass: Add a caregiver to any membershipSame as membership holder$25

Educators and active Military personnel with a valid I.D. enjoy 20 percent off regular membership rates when joining or renewing in-person at the Michigan Science Center. These special rates cannot be combined with any other offers, discounts or promotions.

Nanny Pass: Your family’s sitter will receive his/her own membership card, may bring your children to the museum throughout the length of your membership and will receive the same membership benefits as you! Caregivers must be 18 years or older, and are required to must show a photo I.D. with their pass each visit. Nanny passes are non-transferable and limited to one per household. 


  • FREE general admission to the Michigan Science Center for an entire year. Admission includes hundreds of hands-on exhibits along with live shows, presentations and demonstrations in the Toyota Engineering Theater, DTE Energy Sparks Theatre, Nutrition Kitchen, Centennial Laboratory and on the Chrysler Science Stage.
  • DISCOUNTED or FREE admission* to the Dassault Systèmes Planetarium, Chrysler IMAX® Dome Theatre (excluding Hollywood films) and special exhibitions
  • FREE or REDUCED general admission to more than 300 affiliated science centers near and far through ASTC (visit for complete details and exclusions)
  • INVITATIONS to special member events and previews
  • DISCOUNTS on special workshops, camps and more!
  • MEMBER-ONLY line to make your visit hassle-free
  • TEN PERCENT OFF in our Explore Store and Cosmic Cafe.

* Premium-level members receive free admission to all IMAX® films, planetarium shows and most traveling exhibits.

Other Ways to Buy or Renew a Membership

Not a fan of online purchases? Not to worry, we still can help. Feel free to purchase your membership by mail, fax or in-person. Just click here to download and complete the application then send it our way. You can also call 313-577-8400, Option 5.

Gift Memberships

Buy a Family Membership to the Michigan Science Center for others! Only $75 for an entire family to have fun year-round! Just call our Members Hotline to give a certificate of discovery and exploration or purchase here.

Member-Only Events

Special MiSci events, exhibit previews, and offers created just for our Members. Learn more.

Member FAQs

Have a question about buying or using your MiSci Membership? You’ve come to the right place! Learn more.


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