The Value of Membership

Established in 1979, Friends of the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences is a private, nonprofit group whose sole purpose is to benefit the Museum's educational programs, exhibits and research through membership, fundraising and advocacy. Help bring the wonders of the Museum to life through your show of support.

For questions regarding membership, please contact Catherine Perkins at 919.707.9296 or

Membership Levels and Benefits

Become a part of the fun that awaits when you join the Museum. Learn more about the many benefits of membership by clicking on a link below. Then join or renew with our online membership application.

Note: Friends of the Museum members will first need to Register to create an account. Then, once you have created an account, you must Sign in to receive automatic member discounts and for easy membership renewal.

Did you miss your acceptance letter to Halloween at Hogwarts? General admission is sold out, but we still have Catalyst tickets available! Become a Catalyst member and get your tickets today!

Save $10 or more when you purchase a two-year membership!

Sales tax (mandated by law) is now included in the cost of membership.