Become a Palo Alto Junior Museum & Zoo Member to enjoy free admission and other benefits for the whole year!

Become a Member

Junior Museum & Zoo Membership

Family Membership
Resident, $120; Non-resident, $138

  • Unlimited admission for 2 named adults and all children under 18 living at one address
  • 2 guest admission passes, good for one year (single use only)
  • Free or reduced admission to participating Association of Children’s Museums (ACM) museums


Family Plus Membership
Resident, $150; Non-resident, $173

  • All benefits included in Family Membership
  • 2 additional guest admission passes (4 total), good for one year (single use only)
  • Unlimited admission for caregiver


Supporting Family Membership
Resident, $250; Non-resident, $288

  • All benefits included in Family Plus Membership
  • 1 additional guest admission pass (5 total), good for one year (single use only)

·       Provides a $100 tax-deductible contribution to the Junior Museum.  

ACM Reciprocal Member Benefits

If you are a member of another ACM (Association of Children’s Museums) museum with reciprocal benefits you can qualify for a 50% discount on our ticket price. Please note: advanced reservations and tickets are required. Please do the following to receive this discount:

Application Process:

1)  Create an Enjoy Online account at

2)  Provide proof of program eligibility by emailing a copy of your membership card with ACM reciprocal membership to  This membership card must include your name, expiration date, name of originating membership institution. 

3)  Wait for your confirmation email from us (with the words ACM Reciprocal Membership in the Subject) indicating that your account has been flagged for the $5 ticket price.  Allow 24 to 72 hours for this email to arrive.

4)  Purchase your ticket through Enjoy Online.  The price you will be charged is $5.  When tickets load into your cart they will be $10 but at checkout they will go to $5 each.

For a list of ACM reciprocal facilities please visit: