Membership

Become a Member

Explore science and natural history every day!

The value of your involvement extends further than the benefits you receive. By joining our membership family, you are supporting the development, preservation and research of specimen and artifact collections, educational and outreach programs, and exhibits at our family of museums.

Gift memberships are also available, simply select Annual Memberships below and select the level you wish to gift on the next page.

Individual membership includes free admission for one adult. All other levels of membership include admission for two adults and two children or grandchildren under age 18.

*Faculty, staff and students with a valid NCard receive free admission. Enjoy full membership benefits by becoming a member today!

 

Membership Levels & Benefits


STUDENT - $25
One full-time student with valid high school or college ID.

Benefits:
• Free admission to Morrill Hall, Ashfall Fossil Beds, and Trailside Museum
• Discounts to Mueller Planetarium and the Discovery Gift Shop
• ASTC Passport Program - free or reduced admission to hundreds of science centers across the U.S.
• Invitations to private events, exhibit openings, and the exclusive Member Lounge at events


FACULTY/STAFF: INDIVIDUAL - $45
One UNL employee.

Benefits:
• Free admission to Morrill Hall, Ashfall Fossil Beds, and Trailside Museum
• Discounts to Mueller Planetarium and the Discovery Gift Shop
• ASTC Passport Program - free or reduced admission to hundreds of science centers across the U.S.
• Invitations to private events, exhibit openings, and the exclusive Member Lounge at events


INDIVIDUAL - $55
One individual.

Benefits:
• Free admission to Morrill Hall, Ashfall Fossil Beds, and Trailside Museum
• Discounts to Mueller Planetarium and the Discovery Gift Shop
• ASTC Passport Program - free or reduced admission to hundreds of science centers across the U.S.
• Invitations to private events, exhibit openings, and the exclusive Member Lounge at events


FACULTY/STAFF: FAMILY - $59
One UNL employee, another adult, and two children under 18.

Benefits:
• Free admission to Morrill Hall, Ashfall Fossil Beds, and Trailside Museum
• Discounts to Mueller Planetarium and the Discovery Gift Shop
• ASTC Passport Program - free or reduced admission to hundreds of science centers across the U.S.
• Invitations to private events, exhibit openings, and the exclusive Member Lounge at events
• 10% discount on Morrill Hall birthday parties


FAMILY - $69
Two adults and two children under 18.

Benefits:
• Free admission to Morrill Hall, Ashfall Fossil Beds, and Trailside Museum
• Discounts to Mueller Planetarium and the Discovery Gift Shop
• ASTC Passport Program - free or reduced admission to hundreds of science centers across the U.S.
• Invitations to private events, exhibit openings, and the exclusive Member Lounge at events
• 10% discount on Morrill Hall birthday parties


GRANDPARENT - $69
Two adults and two grandchildren under 18.

Benefits:
• Free admission to Morrill Hall, Ashfall Fossil Beds, and Trailside Museum
• Discounts to Mueller Planetarium and the Discovery Gift Shop
• ASTC Passport Program - free or reduced admission to hundreds of science centers across the U.S.
• Invitations to private events, exhibit openings, and the exclusive Member Lounge at events
• 10% discount on Morrill Hall birthday parties


TUSKERS CLUB - $79
Two adults and two children under 18.

Benefits:
• Free admission to Morrill Hall, Ashfall Fossil Beds, and Trailside Museum
• Discounts to Mueller Planetarium and the Discovery Gift Shop
• ASTC Passport Program - free or reduced admission to hundreds of science centers across the U.S.
• Invitations to private events, exhibit openings, and the exclusive Member Lounge at events
• 10% discount on Morrill Hall birthday parties
• 4 Planetarium tickets


FOSSIL FUNDER - $130
Two adults and two children under 18.

Benefits:
• Free admission to Morrill Hall, Ashfall Fossil Beds, and Trailside Museum
• Discounts to Mueller Planetarium and the Discovery Gift Shop
• ASTC Passport Program - free or reduced admission to hundreds of science centers across the U.S.
• Invitations to private events, exhibit openings, and the exclusive Member Lounge at events
• 10% discount on Morrill Hall birthday parties
• 4 Planetarium tickets
• Smithsonian Affiliate Membership and magazine


NAUTILUS CLUB - $255
Two adults and two children under 18.

Benefits:
• Free admission to Morrill Hall, Ashfall Fossil Beds, and Trailside Museum
• Discounts to Mueller Planetarium and the Discovery Gift Shop
• ASTC Passport Program - free or reduced admission to hundreds of science centers across the U.S.
• Invitations to private events, exhibit openings, and the exclusive Member Lounge at events
• 10% discount on Morrill Hall birthday parties
• 4 Planetarium tickets
• Smithsonian Affiliate Membership and magazine
• 2 guest admission passes to Morrill Hall


SCARAB SOCIETY - $500
Two adults and two children under 18.

Benefits:
• Free admission to Morrill Hall, Ashfall Fossil Beds, and Trailside Museum
• Discounts to Mueller Planetarium and the Discovery Gift Shop
• ASTC Passport Program - free or reduced admission to hundreds of science centers across the U.S.
• Invitations to private events, exhibit openings, and the exclusive Member Lounge at events
• 10% discount on Morrill Hall birthday parties
• 4 Planetarium tickets
• Smithsonian Affiliate Membership and magazine
• 2 guest admission passes to Morrill Hall
• Coffee with the Museum's Director
• Guided tour of Morrill Hall


MAMMOTH CIRCLE - $1,000
Two adults and two children under 18.

Benefits:
• Free admission to Morrill Hall, Ashfall Fossil Beds, and Trailside Museum
• Discounts to Mueller Planetarium and the Discovery Gift Shop
• ASTC Passport Program - free or reduced admission to hundreds of science centers across the U.S.
• Invitations to private events, exhibit openings, and the exclusive Member Lounge at events
• 10% discount on Morrill Hall birthday parties
• 4 Planetarium tickets
• Smithsonian Affiliate Membership and magazine
• 2 guest admission passes to Morrill Hall
• Coffee with the Museum's Director
• Guided tour of Morrill Hall
• Recognition on the Museum's Donor Wall
• Behind-the-scenes collection viewing