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Become a Member

What's fun for the whole family and gives all year?

Gift memberships are a great way to introduce families to the Science Factory, or if you have never joined, now is a great time to become a new member. Contact us at 541-682-7888 or email for details on membership.

Please read our Membership FAQ explaining new membership categories, prices, and admission policies effective March 15, 2010.


  • Unlimited free admission to the Science Factory Exhibit Hall

  • Unlimited free admission to seasonal star shows in the Exploration Dome

  • 50% reduction for all regularly scheduled live shows and dome movies in the Exploration Dome
Plus all members:

  • Participate in the Association of Science and Technology Centers Passport Program, which includes free admission to over 360 science centers in the U.S. and Canada, listed here

  • Receive a one-time free admission to any member museum of the Northwest Association of Youth Museums (coupons are included with your new membership packet)

  • Receive discounts on camps, classes, and birthday parties

  • Receive invitations to Science Factory members-only events

  • Receive a subscription to our printed newsletter and monthly Science Factory eNews


At least one member must be present to receive the member benefits.

Member benefits for an individual.
Individual 1 + 1
Member benefits for 1 member & 1 child or adult guest.
Family 2 + 1
Member benefits for 2 adult members & 1 child or adult guest.
FAMILY 2 + 2
Member benefits for 2 adult family members & 2 children or adult guests.
FAMILY 2 + 4
Member benefits for 2 adult family members & 4 children or adult guests.

Add guests to any level membership for $10 per guest.

Supporting members are entitled to all of the above benefits + free admission to the Exhibit Hall and all Exploration Dome Shows for up to six guests, and a 10% discount on museum store purchases.

Pi Club members are entitled to all of the above benefits for their family or business + free admission to the Exhibit Hall and all Exploration Dome Shows for up to six guests, a 10% discount on museum store purchases, prominent placement of your name/logo in the Museum, a delicious Mom's pie delivered to your home or business when you join, plus more!

* University students, active military, and seniors receive a $5 discount on any membership with valid ID. Some special events and exhibits may require a small fee in addition to usual membership benefits and discounts.

NEW!!! Are you ready to join the Science Factory? You can now purchase your membership online:Sign me up!

OR click to download the membership application form. Questions? Call 541 682-7888 for more information.


A Community Membership is a new program that we are testing this year. Schools and nonprofits who serve children and families in need can apply for an admission pass to the museum that their families or clients can check out. A nominal fee may apply, and the pass is valid for 12 months. Please see the program eligibility requirements and application below:

(Directly next to Autzen Football Stadium)
The Science Factory • 2300 Leo Harris Parkway • Eugene, Oregon 97401
Mailing Address: Box P. O. 1518 • Eugene, Oregon 97440
Phone: 541-682-7888 • Fax: 541-484-9027 • E-mail:
The Science Factory is a charitable non-profit organization, federal tax ID: 93-0688763.