Give the gift of membership – a digital certificate that allows a family to sign up for membership. Benefits for each membership level are listed below!
Gift a Membership
$130.00 – $150.00
The Playful Membership is our standard membership that grants you access to special play hours, programs and discounts across Pierce County. Our Little Travelers includes all the benefits of the playful membership in addition to reciprocal benefits at other Museums throughout our community and across the country.
- All membership benefits below for one household for one year *Availability of benefits is subject to change due to COVID-19 restrictions.
- Children can bring any two adults as chaperones
PLAYFUL MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS
- Exclusive member-only admission – view member hours for Children’s Museum of Tacoma and Children’s Museum of JBLM.
- Free member-only Wee Ones Weekly every Monday. Wee Ones Weekly is a member-only play programming at the Children’s Museum of Tacoma.
- Free admission to Friday and Saturday morning playful programs.
- Discounts on workshops, programs, birthday parties, camps, and museum merchandise.
- Invitations to Museum special events.
- 25% off admission for up to 4 guests at 20 participating Northwest Youth Museums. (NWAYM) SEE BELOW FOR LIST
- Free member parking in the lot adjacent to the Museum.
- Benefits from community businesses in Gnarkles’ Circle of Friends
- Membership to the Association of Children’s Museums Reciprocal Network
- Member-rate admission at over 500 participating North American Reciprocal Museum institutions, including Tacoma Art Museum and Museum of Glass.
- Special invitations to exclusive engagements such as tours, preview parties and the annual Museum Party
- Adventure! Children’s Museum (Eugene, OR)
- Children’s Museum of Eastern Oregon (Pendleton, OR)
- Children’s Museum of Idaho (Meridian (Boise), ID)
- Children’s Museum of the Magic Valley (Twin Falls, ID) (emerging)
- Children’s Museum of Tacoma (Tacoma, WA)
- Children’s Museum of Skagit County (Burlington, WA)
- Children’s Museum of Southern Oregon (formerly Kid Time, Medford, OR)
- Children’s Museum of Walla Walla (Walla Walla, WA)
- Eugene Science Center (Eugene, OR)
- Fairbanks Children’s Museum (Fairbanks, AK)
- Gilbert House Children’s Museum (Salem, OR)
- Hands On Children’s Museum (Olympia, WA)
- Imagine Children’s Museum (Everett, WA)
- Kids’ Discovery Museum (KiDiMu) (Bainbridge Island, WA)
- KidsQuest Children’s Museum (Bellevue, WA)
- Mobius Discovery Center (Spokane, WA)
- Seattle Children’s Museum (Seattle, WA)
- Umpqua Discovery Center (Reedsport, OR)
- Whatcom Museum Family Interaction Gallery (FIG) (Bellingham, WA)
- Wonder Works Children’s Museum of the Gorge (The Dalles, OR)
- Yakima Valley Museum (Yakima, WA)
Playful Membership, Little Travelers Membership