What is Membership?

Come as many times as you like in an entire year! Because we offer multiple traveling exhibits annually, discounted (or free!) programs for children of all ages, additional Members-only activities, and a friendly escape from winter cold and summer heat, LICM membership is one of the best values in town. As a not-for-profit organization, a portion of all memberships are tax-deductible.

Included in All Memberships

Enjoy unlimited free admission to the Museum, Member morning hours before the general public (see membership hub for dates), exclusive Member Events, discounts on events, discounts at Nunley's Carousel, $50 Discount on Birthday Parties, 10% Discount at the Museum Store, and ASTC Reciprocity for free admission to more than 350 Science museums worldwide (Download below).

Enjoy More Value with Plus Perks

Add Plus perks to your membership for $100, including:

  • Bring different friends or family with you every visit with one free guest each visit.
  • $3 admission discount for additional guests.
  • Bigger Discounts! Upgraded to 15% discount on Museum Store purchases and $100 discount on an LICM Birthday Party.
  • 2 free rides per membership on Nunley's Carousel
  • 2 free LICM shirts for your family
  • ACM Reciprocity providing discounted access to nearly 200 Children’s Museums, and ASTC Reciprocity for free admission to more than 350 Science museums worldwide (Download below).

Reciprocity Lists

Explore even more! As an LICM member, you are eligible for free or reduced general admission at hundreds of children's museums and science centers across the nation.

For ALL Members: ASTC Travel Passport Program (PDF)

Included in Plus Perks Only: ACM Reciprocal Network

Become a Supporter

Enjoy the benefits of a six person membership with Plus perks including a guest every visit, as well as lasting support for our community with the following options:

Download the eMembership App

LICM Membership cards are digital and can be accessed with the eMembership Card app. This digital membership card replaces the previous digital and physical membership cards and can be used at LICM or any of the reciprocal museums and science centers.  The eMembership Card app acts as a hub of LICM information, featuring: 

  • Easy access to your digital membership card
  • Full lists of membership benefits
  • Current LICM floor plans
  • FAQ lists, and more!

Get the App:

Google Play Store   Apple App Store

The East entrance of the Long Island Children's Museum with sunflowers and leaves in the foreground.

Reduced Rates

Inquire at membership@licm.org for the following discounts on memberships: Teachers, EBT/SNAP/WIC program participants, foster families, families of self-directed children. Discounts are also available on general admission.

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Memberships Support LICM

Your membership is a tax-deductible contribution to LICM. Does your employer have a matching gift program? Please consider applying to match this donation to further support your neighborhood museum!

Already a Member? Go to our Membership Hub for everything related to enjoying your membership.

Have questions? Check out our Membership FAQ and our Membership Policies.