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Children's Museum

Last Update:7/20/2018
Address:3000 N. Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46208
Toll Free:800-208-5461
To create extraordinary learning experiences that have the power to transform the lives of children and families.
Program Description
Access Pass Program:  This program allows families who qualify the following benefits:
  • $2 admission per family member per visit
  • Access to all galleries at the museum
  • Free Parking Fun, educational experiences for the whole family
To become a member of the museum's Access Pass program you must be a recipient of the following programs:  TANF, Hoosier Healthwise Insurance or HoosierWorks. The application is available at the museum and you must bring your Indiana photo ID and most recent eligibility letter for the qualifying program (HoosierWorks, Hoosier Healthwise or TANF). Please call 317-334-4000 or go to to verify documentation requirements and eligibility before visiting.

Foster Family Members Program:  Foster families throughout the state can sign up for the Foster Family Members program. The membership process is simple. Foster parents visit the museum box office and show a valid Indiana Foster Care license, issued either by the Indiana Department of Child Services or a Licensed Child Placement Agency. The membership includes adults sharing the same household, their foster children, step children and biological children under 21. The membership entitles the entire family to full access to the exhibits, programs and special member events at The Children's Museum for the year.
  • Free admission for one full year!
  • Free Carousel rides
  • Free subscription to Extra!, the museum's quarterly magazine and program guide
  • 20% Discount on Preschool and Family Classes
  • 15% Discount in The Children's Museum Store
  • Discounts on birthday parties and Haunted House tickets
  • $1 Off Guest Admission Tickets
  • Advance tickets and Priority Seating for Lilly Theater performances
  • Invitations to exhibit preview days and members-only special events
  • Early Admission on First Saturday Member Mornings
  • Community Connections – special offers for local family friendly attractions
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7172 Graham Road, Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46250 E-Mail:

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