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Get ready to spark your curiosity and enjoy a full year of great benefits. Whether you're sharing an enriching educational experience with your child, entertaining friends at one of San Diego's most visited cultural institutions or attending an evening event, Membership creates new possibilities.

As a supporting member, you also take part in inspiring others by bringing innovative exhibitions, thought-provoking Theater presentations and diverse educational programs to the entire San Diego region.

Join the Fleet today, and together we can build a community where children and adults are empowered by science.

All memberships include the following General Benefits:

  • Unlimited exhibit galleries admission
  • Free Theater reservation privileges
  • Discount on additional Theater tickets
  • Discounts at the North Star Science Store and Galileos Cafe
  • Discounted and preferential enrollment in education programs
  • E-Update, our monthly e-mail newsletter
  • ASTC Reciprocal Free Admission: Your Fleet membership card is valid at over 250 science centers worldwide.




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Fleet Basic Memberships

  Family/Household Grandparent Senior Individual Exhibit Experience
Price $109 $99 $69 $59 $69
Designed for 2 adults and up to 6 children under 18 2 adults and up to 6 grandchildren under 18 2 adults 65+ 1 adult or child 2 adults and up to 6 children under 18
General Benefits          
Theater Vouchers * 8 8 6 6 N/A

Discovery Society Memberships

  Adventurer Voyager Trailblazer Pioneer Innovator
Price $175 $300 $600 $1,250 $2,500
General Benefits          
Unlimited (nontransferable Theater
admission for two persons**
Discovery Society Theater Passes*** 8 14 14 14 14
Free The Sky Tonight Family Admission          
Heikoff Dome Theater Pre-seating Privileges          
Online Donor Recognition          
Behind-the-Scenes Tour Invitation          
Exclusive Event Invitation          
Discounts on Birthday Parties          
Additional Guest Free into Theater Presentations          
Annual Donor Board Recognition          
Special Innovator Privileges, including
special speaker and Trustee events

All membership levels (except Senior and Individual) include unlimited exhibit gallery admission for 2 adults and up to 6 children under 18 OR grandchildren under 18.

Reservation policy: Reservations must be claimed at least 20 minutes before show time; always allow extra time for parking.

*Some restrictions apply; Theater vouchers are not valid for special events or Education programs. They are nontransferable and can only be redeemed by the members.

**You will receive two nontransferable Discovery Society membership cards (valid for the person named on the card only). Other family members must use a Discovery Society Theater Pass.

***Some restrictions apply; Discovery Society Theater passes are not valid for special events or Education programs. They are transferable and may be used by the members or guest. 

† Your party (up to four persons) will enter the Theater ahead of those waiting in line. (May not be valid for some special events.)

How Your Membership Helps…

The Fleet is much more than a science center. As a leader in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) education, we create transformational moments daily by serving over 425,000 visitors, including 115,000 students each year. We bring engaging programs and exciting, hands-on learning experiences for all ages to schools, libraries, community centers and other gathering places throughout San Diego County to foster and expand connections to science.

Your membership helps support the Fleet's creative and innovative science programs that inspire our community of critical thinkers, innovators and leaders. Thank you for making a difference.