Membership

There is always something new to see...to do...to learn...to explore...

So join or renew today!
A membership to Cranbrook Institute of Science is an affordable way to enjoy science and discovery with your family and friends. With our great exhibits, programs and planetarium shows, you will find yourself wanting to return again and again.



Visit More – Spend Less
A galaxy full of reasons to become a member...

Join or Renew Now

Call our Membership office at (248) 645-3245 or sign up during your next visit to the Institute or join or renew online.

All Members receive:

FREE

  • Admission to all exhibits
  • Parking
  • Subscription to ScienceScope and E-newsletter

DISCOUNTS ON

  • Gift Memberships
  • ScienceShop purchases
  • Reflections Cafe' purchases
  • Planetarium tickets
  • Bat Program tickets
  • Additional Guest tickets
  • Camps, lectures, parties and more

EXCLUSIVE

Membership Passes:

Back Stage Pass (Exclusive) $350

  • A rare private tour of our world-renowned Collections Vault
  • VIP Parking
  • Full Membership privileges for two adults living in the same household and their children or grandchildren under 18 years old PLUS two guests per visit
  • Unlimited free admission to Cranbrook Art Museum and House & Gardens
  • Unlimited free admission to planetarium programs*
  • 4 General admission and planetarium* tickets

Cranbrook All Access Pass $250

  • Full Membership privileges for two adults living in the same household and their children or grandchildren under 18 years old PLUS two guests per visit
  • Unlimited free admission to Cranbrook Art Museum and House & Gardens
  • Unlimited free admission to planetarium programs*
  • 2 General admission and planetarium* tickets

Galactic Pass $125

  • Full Membership privileges for two adults living in the same household and their children or grandchildren under 18 years old PLUS two guests per visit
  • Unlimited free admission to planetarium programs*
  • 2 General admission tickets

Basic Membership Packages: 



Friends Membership $95

  • Full Membership privileges for two adults living in the same household and their children or grandchildren under 18 years old PLUS two guests per visit

Family Membership $75

  • Full Membership privileges for two adults living in the same household and their children under 18 years old

Grandparent Membership $65

  • Full Membership privileges for two adults living in the same household and their children or grandchildren under 18 years old

Individual Membership $60

  • Full Membership privileges for one adult PLUS one guest per visit

Senior Membership $55

  • Full Membership privileges for one adult PLUS one guest per visit

*Based on availability; no advanced reservations accepted


***Membership does not include group visits/field trips

Give the Gift of Science...Gift Memberships Available

Take the guesswork out of gift giving!

Give your loved ones the mystery of science, excitement of learning and a year of family-fun! Give them a Gift Membership to Cranbrook Institute of Science.

Members save 10% on each gift membership purchased. Call our membership department at (248) 645-3245. You may also purchase them directly from our visitor’s desk.  This offer is NOT available online.

Gift Membership Cards can be purchased and sent directly to the recipient with a letter presenting your gift. Or, a Gift Certificate can be sent directly to you, to present in person to the recipient of your choice. The 12-month membership is activated once the recipient redeems his/her certificate.

Call ahead – we’ll have them waiting for you at the visitor’s desk for pick-up or we can ship them anywhere in the world.

Join or Renew Now
Call our Membership office at (248) 645-3245 or sign up during your next visit to the Institute or join or renew online.