Join for free Eclipse Shades to safely watch the eclipse!
This fall we invite you to view our natural world through multiple lenses. Our historic year continues, with the Steinhart Aquarium Centennial, Members’ Month, solar eclipse viewing, and exciting new exhibits and learning opportunities. Join today and experience them all, as a member!
Become a member by midnight October 1, use your offer promo code, and receive up to four pairs of Eclipse Shades.* Safely watch the solar eclipse with us the morning of October 14. Members will enjoy an exclusive, members-only guide, docent-led activities, and eclipse arts and crafts. Then save your Eclipse Shades to safely view the total eclipse next April.
*To claim your complimentary Eclipse Shades, please show your membership purchase receipt email to the Academy Store cashier to receive up to four pairs of shades (while supplies last). The eclipse takes place before we open on October 14, so plan your gift pickup accordingly.
Best value! Family Plus $349
Family Plus members enjoy full benefits for 2 adults and children 17 and under, 1 named caregiver (optional), and 2 guests per visit.
Family members enjoy full benefits for 2 adults and children 17 and under per visit.
Individual Plus $159
Individual Plus members enjoy full benefits for 1 adult and 1 guest per visit.
Senior members enjoy full benefits for 1 senior (65+) and 1 guest per visit.
See what's new under our Living Roof!
Steinhart Aquarium Centennial
Join us for a weekend of opportunities to see our happy, healthy, and engaged animal residents in action and learn about our research and programs from aquarium biologists. September 29-October 1.
Members' Month (October)
Exclusive special events and programs (onsite and online) celebrate generous supporters like you, all month long. Watch your inbox for your invitations!
The World’s Largest Dinosaurs
Learn about sauropods through life-size models, fossil casts, playful interactives, and all-ages programs that bring these prehistoric giants to life in fun, new ways.
The World’s Largest Dinosaurs is organized by the American Museum of Natural History, New York, in collaboration with Coolture Marketing, Bogotá, Colombia.
You’ll enjoy uninterrupted benefits and our best renewal rate every year. Plus, auto-renewal is the environmentally friendly choice.
All Academy members enjoy the following benefits:
- Free unlimited Daytime Admission to the museum
- Special members’ entrance (skip the lines)
- Members-only hours
- Early-access exhibition previews
- Discounts on shopping, dining, tours, lectures, and more
- Exclusive members-only programs and activities (in-person and online)
- Special planetarium shows with advance reservations for members only
- Exclusive opportunities to hear from leading scientists and educators about our mission, initiatives, and expeditions
- Subscriptions to Member Updates, LIVE, and bioGraphic digital publications