Adults: $12
Children: $12
Infants 11 months and younger: Free
Members: Free

**Adults must be accompanied by a child to enter, and children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult 18 years of age or older.
To ensure safety, all adult visitors must supervise their children at all times.


Museum For All: We believe that every child deserves the opportunity to learn through play at the CMC. Through the “Museum For All” program, families receiving government assistance can visit the museum anytime during normal operating hours for a reduced rate of $2 per person for a group of up to 4 people. To receive reduced admission to the museum, please bring an ID as well as proof of state of Ohio government assistance such as an EBT or WIC card along when you visit the museum. The name on the ID and benefits card must match. **Not valid for school groups.

Military Discount: Families with an active military ID receive $2 off admission per immediate family member.


The CMC offers annual memberships so that families can enjoy the museum exhibits all year long. Become a member by signing up online, or at the museum front desk. Members are admitted free to the museum as often as they like during normal operating hours. Members receive discounts on birthday parties, room rentals, and gift shop purchases. ** Memberships may not be used for school group visits.

Membership Levels:

  • Basic Family Membership: $80 – Includes up to 3 individuals residing in the same household.
  • Family Plus Membership: $120 – Includes 4 to 6 family members residing in the same household. Add additional family members residing in the same household or a caregiver for only $20 each.
  • Association of Children’s Museums Reciprocal Membersip: $150 Good for up to 6 people, in the same household, for half price admission. Click here for more information on ACM membership benefits.

Purchase your family’s membership online here

Renew your family’s memberships online here

Renewals may be made on or after the date of expiration.