Become a Museum member

A South Australian Museum Membership will bring you even closer to the amazing world of science, nature and culture. As a Member, you will be supporting the Museum as it strives to inspire in all people a wonder and curiosity about life on Earth.

Membership types

Individual — $70

Joint — (two adults residing at the same address) $95

Family — (two adults and up to three children aged 5-15 years) $99

Concession student — (full-time, aged 16+ years) $50

Concession pensioner — $50

Joint concession — $70

Member benefits

  • Unlimited free VIP entry to all South Australian Museum exhibitions

  • Skipping the queues into exhibitions by using the dedicated Members entry

  • Exclusive invitations to Members experiences (including special family sleepover events at the Museum and Member Mornings)

  • Priority booking and Members discounts on special events and activities (includes Sprigg lecture series and Night Lab)

  • Exclusive access to unique Museum experiences

  • 15% discount in the Museum Café

  • 10% discount in the Museum Shop.

Receive 15 months Membership for the price of 12 when you sign up to automatic renewal by direct debit.

  • Reciprocal benefits with other museums across Australia, including: the Australian Museum in Sydney, where South Australian Museum Members receive free entry, access to the Member’s room and 10% discount in the Café and Shop; Museum Victoria - receive free general entry to any Museum Victoria Museum: Melbourne Museum, Immigration Museum and Scienceworks; Queensland Museum - receive free general admission (excludes paid exhibitions) and 10% discount in the Café and Shop; National Museum of Australia – discounted entry to major ticketed exhibitions, 10% discount in the Café and Shop and access to the Friends Lounge with complimentary refreshments.

  • Benefits with local Museums and attractions including: Cleland Wildlife Park, Maritime Museum, Naracoorte Caves, Tantanoola Caves, Wild Fusion Lifestyle & Florist, Millars Marvellous Toy Shop, Newman’s Nursery and Atkins Photography

  • Receiving the Members’ only monthly e-newsletter in your inbox.

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