May Member Special

Buy or renew a membership throughout the month of May and get a family pass to give to a family so they can also enjoy Explora!

Member Special at Explora!

Saturday, March 2, 9-10am

Explora Members and Donors are invited to preview Airworks, an expansion of Explora’s current air space featuring new and updated exhibit experiences. 

Includes refreshments and a free gift for the first 200 guests. Children welcome!

RSVP to Laurel by Thursday, February 28 at or 224-8322

Purchase a membership during the month of March, and be entered into a drawing to win an additional year!


Member Special – Picnic on the Patio

Saturday, August 17, 1-2pm

Explora members are invited to enjoy sweet & salty snacks (while supplies last) under the dome on Explora’s West Deck.

Please RSVP to by Thursday, August 15.
Call 505-224-8363 for any questions.

Member Shopping Discount Weekend

Friday, February 16 – Sunday, February 18

Explora members save this weekend; double your regular discount, for a total of 20% off all merchandise at Ideas, the Store at Explora. Not a member yet? Join and save on camps, programs, birthday parties and hundreds of unique items at Ideas, the Store at Explora.

Smart Shopping!

Planning to enroll your child in Camp or Spring Semester programs? Join Explora first, and get a discount on camp fees, plus unlimited visits for the family throughout the summer and all year!

Looking for a holiday or special occasion gifts? Give a year of educational fun with an Explora Gift Membership!

Membership Categories

  • Basic $75 Up to two people; one must be age 18+
  • Family $100  Up to six people within a family; at least one member must be 18+
  • Family Plus $125 Up to eight people within a family; at least one member must be age 18+
View our Member Postcard for September and October!

September October Member Postcard

Interested in Corporate Membership?

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Member benefits include:

  • Visit us as many times as you want during one year.
  • Receive discounts on camps, birthday parties, and other special programs.
  • Save 10% on merchandise in Ideas, the Store at Explora.
  • Free entry to Adult Night.
  • Monthly member specials.
  • Save even more on store merchandise during special member shopping days.
  • Take your membership card when you travel! Enjoy free admission to more than 300 participating Association of Science-Technology Centers worldwide through the ASTC Passport Program. Some restrictions apply. For example, museums within 90 miles of Explora are excluded from reciprocal admission offers. Visit the ASTC website for details.

Explora is a unique place that puts people’s learning in their own hands. Here, families and people of all ages can learn together through over 250 exhibit activities in science, technology and art. Members get an entire year of unlimited visits to explore our great exhibits, discounts on exceptional programs, and other valuable benefits. Your membership provides the support that makes Explora possible. Join Explora today and take pride in partnering with us to bring Explora’s unique experiential learning activities to New Mexico.

Register online, download & mail a form, call 505-224-8363, or email

The Membership Office is open Monday-Friday 9am – 5pm. Para español, llame al 505-224-8323, de lunes a viernes, de 9am a 5pm.

Here are two great ideas:

  • Donate a Family membership to a low-income New Mexico family.
  • Give a membership to someone you love!
All or part of a membership may be tax-deductible. Please consult your tax advisor.

Explora is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, and all purchases at our store are always tax-free. Proceeds from your purchases at Ideas, the store at Explora, help fund our programs and exhibits.

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