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A goal of DuPage Children’s Museum is to make the Museum’s unique learning-through-play experience accessible to every child, regardless of economic, physical, or social barriers.

In support of that goal, the Museum has a program which offers the Family Access Membership, a reduced-cost membership to qualifying families.

  • Family Access Membership (FAM) Benefits
    • Cost: $10
    • UNLIMITED admission to the Museum for one full year
    • Good for two adults and up to six children
    • Invitations to members only sneak peeks and special events throughout the year
    • Discounts on winter break, summer, spring break, and School’s Out! camps
    • Discounts on one-of-a-kind birthday parties
    • 10% off at the S.M.A.R.T. Café
    • 10% off in the DCM Explorer Store
  • To Qualify for FAM
    • Show a valid photo ID
    • Show one of the following cards: LINK, WIC, IHFS Medical, or ALL Kids
  • Policies
    • Family Access Memberships are not eligible for paid upgrades to other levels of Museum membership
    • Photo identification is required to use membership card.
    • There is an adult to child ratio of 1:6 per visit
    • Your membership’s free admission excludes scheduled group visits like field trips and parties.
    • Memberships are not refundable, transferable, or redeemable for cash due to their tax-deductible status.
    • Memberships are designed to be used by one family and may not be loaned or given to anyone else.
    • There is a $5 administrative fee for changes or to replace lost cards.
    • Memberships sold as part of a promotion may be subject to different tax-deductibility.
  • Download a FAM Application
Sponsored by
The Alfred Bersted Foundation
DuPage Foundation

Lynn & Joe Hoff
Zachary and Kristin Larson
Corey and Tonya Schmidt