Gift Memberships

Stuff their stockings with holiday magic!


The gift of an Indiana State Museum membership provides a full year of unlimited free admission at 12 amazing locations, invitations to family friendly members-only events, IMAX® vouchers, gift shop discounts and free admission to more than 300 museum and science centers worldwide. 

Purchase your gift membership by Dec. 12 in order to receive the cards in time for the holidays. Missed that deadline? No worries! You also will receive a printable certificate you can give your recipient to show that a membership is on the way.

Purchase gift membership

Have questions about membership? Review Membership FAQs here.

Purchasing a gift membership is easy:

1. Visit our webstore here
2. Select the membership level you'd like to purchase
3. Enter the recipient of the gift in the recipient information box
4. Use your own information in the billing section
5. Be sure to answer the question indicating if you'd like the membership cards shipped to the recipient or to you

Membership Levels

All members enjoy:

  • Free unlimited admission to Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites statewide
  • Free admission to 300+ museums and science centers worldwide through the Association of Science and Technology Centers (ASTC) Travel Passport Program
  • Indy IMAX® vouchers and discounts on tickets and concessions
  • 10% discount at museum and historic site gift shops
  • Monthly member e-newsletters
  • Exclusive invitations to members-only events
  • Discounts on summer camps, holiday programs and Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio in Indianapolis
  • 10% discount at the Indianapolis Farmers Market Café


FAMILY PLUS - $140

In addition to benefits for all members, you get:

  • Includes membership for two adults
  • Free admission for up to two additional guests
  • Free admission for all children in household and grandchildren under 21
  • Option to add a designated caregiver to your membership at no charge
  • Four IMAX® vouchers
  • Free parking at the White River State Park parking garage*
  • Free admission to 800+ North America Reciprocal Museum (NARM) Association sites AND 300+ ASTC Travel Passport Program participants = more than 1,100 museums and science center admissions
  • Benefits listed above in the 'all members enjoy' section
          *To be used during a visit to the museum.


FAMILY - $100

In addition to benefits for all members, you get:

  • Membership for two (2) named adults
  • Free admission for all children in household and grandchildren, ages 21 and younger
  • Two (2) Indy IMAX® vouchers 
  • Three (3) free parking passes to Indy’s White River State Park parking garage to be used during a visit to the museum.

Discounted parking vouchers available after free passes have been redeemed.

INDIVIDUAL - $75

In addition to benefits for all members, you get:

  • Membership for one (1) named adult + one (1) guest
  • Two (2) Indy IMAX® vouchers 
  • Three (3) free parking passes to Indy’s White River State Park parking garage to be used during a visit to the museum.

Discounted parking vouchers available after free passes have been redeemed.