Membership

Join the IN Crowd


Become a member and get free admission, special discounts, IMAX® movie vouchers, member events and lots more—including free admission to hundreds of other museums across North America and around the world! 

Renew your membership today! 

All members enjoy:

  • Free unlimited admission to the Indiana State Museum and all 11 state historic sites
  • Reciprocal benefits to more than 300 science centers through the Association of Science-Technology Centers (ASTC) Travel Passport Program
  • Discounts on memberships to other local cultural institutions, including the Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis Zoo and Conner Prairie
  • Free IMAX® vouchers and discounts on tickets
  • Parking passes for the White River State Park parking garage (Patron members get free parking!)
  • Exclusive invitations to special programs, members-only events and exhibition openings
  • 10 percent discount at the Indiana Store
  • 10 percent discount in the Farmers Market Café
  • Free subscriptions to Indiana State Museum publications


Membership Levels

PATRON MEMBERSHIP - $115

  • Includes membership for two adults
  • Free admission for up to two additional guests
  • Free admission for all children and grandchildren under 21
  • Free parking at the White River State Park parking garage. Must be visiting the museum and must have exited the garage by 6 p.m. in order to receive the free parking benefit.*
  • Four IMAX® vouchers
  • Free admission to more than 800 North America Reciprocal Museum (NARM) Association sites + more than 300 ASTC Travel Passport Program participants = more than 1,100 museums and science center admissions


FAMILY/GRANDPARENT - $80

  • Includes membership for two adults
  • Free admission for all children and grandchildren under 21
  • Three parking passes to the White River State Park parking garage*
  • Two IMAX® vouchers
  • Free admission to 300+ museums and science centers through the ASTC Travel Passport Program


INDIVIDUAL PREMIER - $65

  • Includes membership for one adult + guest
  • Two IMAX® vouchers
  • Three parking passes to the White River State Park parking garage*
  • Free admission to 300+ museums and science centers through the ASTC Travel Passport Program
     

*To redeem the free parking at the White River State Park parking garage, please remember to bring your parking voucher with you when you visit the museum. Present your voucher at the ticket counter on Level 1 to exchange your voucher for a free parking pass. 

Special Offer: Lock In Your Membership Rate!

To celebrate our upcoming 150th anniversary in 2019, members have the opportunity to lock in their rate through 2019 when making a multi-year membership pledge. We are committed as ever to making your experience as an Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites member the best that it can be. We’ll be unveiling exciting new galleries and exhibitions throughout the years and we want to make sure you can experience it all at one affordable rate. 

To lock your membership rate through 2019, check the “Membership Rate Lock” on your new or renewal membership form. If you have questions about the membership rate lock, please contact us.   
This offer is not available via online renewals.

Member Events

Levi and Catharine Coffin State Historic Site Member Trip
Sat., Sept. 9

Information coming soon!

Expectations Member Magazine 

Digital issues of our member magazine are available here