Becoming a member helps support Great Lakes Children’s Museum programs and is a great family value. You will receive the benefits of membership and help ensure the continued vitality of the Museum.
Membership in the Great Lakes Children’s Museum makes a great gift!
- unlimited free admission for one year
- two free one-day guest passes
- our monthly email newsletter, the InfoFlash
- invitations to special members-only events
- early admission to some events
- a 10% discount at the Museum Store
- discounts on birthday parties, workshops, and special event programs
Family Memberships $80
For parent(s) and all children (under 18) in the immediate family
Grandparent Memberships $70
For up to two grandparent(s) in the same household and all their grandchildren under 18
(Parents not included)
Individual Membership $55
For one adult, plus one other guest of any age
Preschool Providers $55
For licensed day care or Headstart providers and the preschool children under their care. The providers receive free admission Tuesday through Friday from September 1 through June 1, along with a reduced rate of $3 per preschool-aged child. (Additional adults and non-preschool age children receive $1 off admission.)
Family with a Babysitter Membership $90
For parent(s) and all the children in the immediate family, with an extra admission for one babysitter on each visit
Three Generations Membership $100
A family household (children and parent(s)) and grandparents (up to a total of 8 admissions on each visit). This package combines family and grandparent memberships, and will be issued to the child’s parent(s).
Vacation Passes $55
Ten admission coupons expiring one year from purchase. Designed for gift items or drop in seasonal guests.
To purchase a membership or request a membership form, please visit or phone the Museum. Or you can download the New Member Form, below. To purchase Vacation Passes, call (231) 932-4526 or drop by the Museum during normal operating hours.