Access Pass

Access Pass Rate
$2 per eligible family member

Access Pass Enrollment Criteria
The Access Pass Program is open to Indiana residents who receive state assistance either through Hoosier Healthwise Insurance (Indiana’s health care program for low-income families, pregnant women, and children), Hoosier Works, SNAP, or TANF assistance programs. Alternate state-sponsored health insurance programs, including the Healthy Indiana Plan and out-of-state insurance programs, do not qualify.
Access Pass expiration date is one year from the date of registration regardless of when your benefits expire.

Required Documents
Applicant must present the following documents upon initial enrollment and renewal of the Access Pass program. Benefits will not be honored without appropriate documentation.

  • Hoosier Healthwise or Hoosier Works Enrollment Recertification Letter, issued by the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration. Letter must verify program enrollment for the current year. Letters are mailed annually upon reenrollment in assistance programs, or proof of benefits can be verified through the Division of Family Services; use your case number to locate your information at
  • Indiana State-issued photo ID card, either a Driver’s License or State Identification card. The name on the photo ID must match the name on the recertification letter. Employee and Student IDs will not be accepted. State ID cards are issued at all Indiana BMV branches. Visit for more information on obtaining a photo ID.

Family Members Included
The Access Pass benefits extend to the primary adult listed on the recertification letter, the spouse/significant other living in the household (ID to verify residency of second adult may be required), and the legally dependent children under 21 living in the household on a permanent basis.
Visit Guidelines
At least one named cardholder must be present for any visit. Named cardholder must present Access Pass card and Indiana State-issued photo ID at the museum Box Office to receive discount. Guests and youths not included on the account will require a full-price admission ticket purchase. Access Pass discount is not valid on school/group visits or if the child is not accompanied by a parent/legal guardian.

Access Pass Discount Venues
Access Pass card discounts are available at The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis, Conner Prairie, Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art, NCAA Hall of Champions, Indiana Historical Society, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana State Museum, Terre Haute Children’s Museum, and WonderLab Museum. Guidelines apply to discount ticket purchases at all venues.

To apply to the Access Pass program, download and complete the application (click here to download) and return it to the ticket counter of any of the participating organizations. You may also ask for a printed application at the Indiana State Museum ticket counter.

Museum management reserves the right to cancel individual benefits in cases of fraud or misuse of the Access Pass Program. Access Pass benefits may not be combined with any other discount.