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Gift Memberships

A gift membership to Imagination Station provides an entire year’s worth of discovery. A Family Membership provides unlimited access to the science center, special invitations to attend members-only events and reciprocal access to over 300 science centers across the nation. A gift membership to Imagination Station offers its recipient a lifetime of inspiration.

A Family Membership not in your budget? One-day admission passes or a gift certificate to Imagination Station may be purchased too. These make great stocking stuffers! Call 419.244.2674 for more information or ask at the Visitor Service desk on your next visit.

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Basic Membership Benefits

  • Unlimited admission to the science center
  • Discounted parking. Learn more here
  • Reciprocating membership benefits with over 300 science centers. Click here to access a full list of reciprocating science centers. 
  • Free simulator rides
  • Exclusive previews and members-only events
  • Discounted pricing to temporary exhibitions
  • Discounts in Science2Go! and Atomic Café
  • Discounts on educational programs
  • A subscription to our Discover.e digital newsletter

Premium Membership Benefits

Premium members receive all of the basic membership perks and these other perks.

Family Plus Memberships and above receive: 

Copper Memberships and above also receive:

  • 2 guest passes to members-only events
  • When you purchase a copper, Silver or Gold Membership we will donate a membership in your name to a family in need. 

Gold Memberships:

  • When you purchase a Gold Membership, you will be able to adopt a class of 30 students to come to Imagination Station for a field trip. Once purchased, a Reservation Specialist will contact you to go over all of the details.

One of our membership options is sure to fit your needs whether you are a new or returning member.

Purchase a Gift Membership


  • After your order is processed online, you will receive an email confirmation.
  • Please allow 7 – 10 business days for processing and for your membership card to arrive in mail. 
  • After you membership has been purchased you can immediately start using your benefits. If you haven't received your membership card in the mail before your next visit, bring in a photo ID with your membership name on it and we can look your membership up.
  • Memberships are nonrefundable and nontransferable.

Please contact our Assistant Director of Operations, Patrice James at 419.214.9173 for additional information about memberships or if you have questions. 

Imagination Station is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Gifts, including membership donations, are tax deductible to the full extent the law allows. Please learn more here or consult your tax adviser to determine the deductible portion of your contribution. Tax ID #31-1337258.