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Unlock a Year of Wonder and Discovery!

What present provides memory-making fun for an entire year? A Danville Science Center membership, of course! Explore what makes things go, journey through the cosmos, experience seasonal beauty, harness your creativity, and so much more! It’s the gift that keeps on giving!

This season, get ready to win the best gift of the year award! Whether you're looking to treat yourself, renew, or give a thoughtful gift, this season, seize the opportunity of an exclusive holiday offer that's sure to make you and your recipient feel jolly: until December 31, 2023, purchase a gift membership for someone special and save 15%! Use code HOLIDAY23 at checkout. Since we're in the giving mood, you can save, too. Use the same code to become a member or renew your own membership early here.

Membership Privileges

  • A year of free regular admission to the Science Center and the Science Museum of Virginia
  • Dome passes to enjoy astronomy shows and giant screen films on a massive wrap-around screen
  • Guest passes to bring friends when you visit
  • Invitations to exclusive premiers and events
  • Discounts in the gift shop
  • Discounts on birthday parties and special programming
  • Access to more than 300 science and technology centers worldwide through the ASTC Travel Passport Program

Plus, membership support will help the Science Center remain the Dan River Region’s educational and cultural anchor, working to ensure everyone in our region knows that STEM is theirs to discover.

As a Holiday Bonus, Save 15% on Memberships until December 31!

  • Enter promo code HOLIDAY23 at the Checkout Page to save 15% or call 434.791.5160.
  • If you wish to send this to a recipient other than yourself, kindly proceed to the Gift Membership Checkout.

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Annual Membership Options


$ 50 /annually

$42.50 After Discount Code HOLIDAY23

  • Free regular admission for 1 member

  • 2 Dome passes

  • 2 guest passes

  • ASTC Travel Passport Program reciprocity

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$ 90 /annually

$76.50 After Discount Code HOLIDAY23

Add a grandparent or childcare provider for just $15 more!

  • Free regular admission for 2 adults and children in the same household under age 18

  • 4 Dome passes

  • 4 guest passes

  • ASTC Travel Passport Program reciprocity


$ 125 /annually

$106.25 After Discount Code HOLIDAY23

  • Free regular admission for 2 grandparents, 2 adults and children under age 18

  • 6 Dome passes

  • 8 guest passes

  • ASTC Travel Passport Program reciprocity

Please note: Gift memberships will not activate until they are redeemed by recipient. After you complete your purchase, you will receive an email confirmation with instructions on how to share the gift membership with your recipient. Do not enter the gift recipient’s information on the checkout page.

Dome passes are digital and automatically applied to your membership at the time you join. Guest passes allow free general admission to the exhibitions only and are valid for one time use per person.

Memberships are final sale and non-refundable or transferable. All levels, benefits and prices are subject to change. Membership benefits may not be used for group visits.

Promo valid 11.15-12.31.23. Excludes Museums for All membership level.

Museums for All Membership
The Science Center offers a reduced membership rate for limited-resource families.

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Photograph of a butterfly for the Digital Dome feature Bugs a Rainforest Adventure