PLEASE NOTE: tickets should be purchased in advance.

A gift membership to the Science Museum of Virginia is the gift that really keeps on giving!

Your gift membership will give your loved one a year of scientifically-proven fun that includes free regular exhibit admission, Dome and guest passes, and more!

Select the membership you'd like to purchase from the chart below. On the check out page, click the box that says "This membership is a gift."

Annual Membership Options

  • Free regular exhibit admission for 2 members

  • 2 digital Dome Theater passes

  • 2 exhibit guest passes

  • ASTC Travel Passport Program reciprocity

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  • Free regular exhibit admission for 2 members and kids in household under 18 years old

  • 4 digital Dome Theater passes

  • 4 exhibit guest passes

  • ASTC Travel Passport Program reciprocity

  • Free regular exhibit admission for 3 members and kids in household under 18 years old

  • 6 digital Dome Theater passes

  • 6 exhibit guest passes

  • ASTC Travel Passport Program reciprocity

Please note: Digital membership cards are emailed to members and gift recipients within 48 hours. If you do not wish the gift recipient to receive a digital membership card immediately, please leave the email address blank.

Gift memberships are not refundable or transferable. All levels, benefits, and prices are subject to change. Membership benefits may not be used for group visits.

Gift Membership FAQs

What is included with the gift membership?

Exhibit guest passes, Dome passes, a digital membership card and a welcome letter. Dome passes are digital and automatically applied to the membership at the time of purchase.

When will the gift membership activate?

Gift memberships are active immediately after purchase.

When does a gift membership expire?

Gift memberships expire on the last day of the month, one year from date of purchase. (If you purchased a membership on November 19, 2020, it will expire on November 30, 2021.)

How long will it take the gift recipient to receive a digital membership card?

Digital membership cards are emailed to the gift recipient within 48 hrs. of the membership purchase. If you do not wish for the gift recipient to receive their digital membership card immediately, please leave the recipients email address blank.

If I want the gift membership mailed to me, how long will it take?

Please allow 5-7 business days to receive the membership packet by mail. During holiday seasons, please allow 10-12 business days to receive the membership packet by mail.

Do you have something I can send to the recipient letting them know I've purchased a gift membership for them?

Yes! We have a few designs you can pick from and you can choose a print and fold option or an email option. Click below to view the designs. Just download the one you want and you're on your way!

Can the gift recipient upgrade the membership after I present it to them?

Absolutely! It is best to upgrade in person at our Guest Services desk or by calling 804.864.1449. 

Questions?

Contact our membership team!

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