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Membership at CDMOD is your passport to a wonderful world of incredible, hands-on, interactive exhibits, special classes, workshops and Membership Appreciation events throughout the year. Come enjoy our outdoor amphitheater, community gardens and covered picnic area.

The Children's Discovery Museum is a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to the children and families of our community. Becoming a member of CDMOD shows your support for our mission and lets you experience the excitement firsthand.

Your CDMOD Membership is valued more than ever before. We welcome all of our new members to CDMOD and a year of great adventures, and we would like to thank all our continuing members.

Membership Levels:

Family Plays - $75

1 adult and 1 child living in the same household. At least one named adult that must be present at time of admission.

Family Creates - $100

4 named individuals living in the same household ages 1 and older. At least one named adult that must be present at time of admission.

10% Store Discount

Family Discovers- $150

6 named individuals living in the same household ages 1 and older. At least one named adult that must be present at time of admission.

10% Store Discount

ACM reciprocal - Click HERE for a List of Participating Museums

Family Adventures - $250

8 named individuals living in the same household ages 1 and older. At least one named adult that must be present at time of admission.

10% Store Discount

ACM reciprocal - Click HERE for a List of Participating Museums

Discounts on Celebrations and Camps

Membership Perks:

All members

Admission for 1 year

Two one-time use general admin passes

Subscription to e-newsletter

Invitations to members-only previews, receptions, special events

Priority registration on select programs.

Membership Policy:

There is a $5 replacement fee for lost or stolen cards.

Memberships do not apply for groups, tours, celebrations or for special events.

Memberships are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Photo identification is required at the time of visit. The photo should match the person whose name is on the membership.

CDMOD reserves the right to make changes to its benefits structure at any time.

 Purchase your membership now!

Donor Level Memberships:

Grandparents Circle - $500

Free admission for 1 year for themselves, grandchildren and grandchildren’s parents (when they accompany them to the museum)

10% Store Discount

ACM Reciprocal

Invitations to exclusive grandparent/child events throughout the year

Donor recognition

Collaborator - $500

6 named individuals living in the same household ages 1 and older. At least one named adult that must be present at time of admission.

10% Store Discount

ACM reciprocal

Discounts on Celebrations, Camps and Facility Rentals

Donor recognition

Innovator - $1000

8 named individuals living in the same household ages 1 and older. At least one named adult that must be present at time of admission.

10 one-time use general admin passes

10% Store Discount

ACM reciprocal

Discounts on Celebrations, Camps and Facility Rentals

Donor recognition

The Children's Discovery Museum of the Desert is a member of the Association of Children's Museums Reciprocal Memberships Program. Family Discovers and above memberships qualify for ACM reciprocal benefits at participating Children's Museums.

For more information on family memberships, please email membership@cdmod.org or call Sarah at 760-321-0602 x104.