Creative Discovery Museum Members Benefits

All of our memberships include the following benefits all year long**:

  • Unlimited admission to the Museum for 12 months
  • Express check-in when you have your membership card
  • $2 off tickets for guests of members (with members in attendance)
  • Discounts in Cafe Dino-Mite and Museum Gift Shop
  • Discounts on Birthday Parties, Camps, Workshops and STEAM Club for Homeschool
  • Invitation to Members-only events such as Monster Bash and special exhibit openings
  • All memberships other than Discover and Discover PLUS include 50% off admission for up to six people at over 200 children's museums nationwide through the Association of Children's Museums network*
  • 20% discount with Nicole O'Rourke Photography
  • One free meal from the kids' menu* with purchase of adult meal at the downtown Chili's. (Benefit only available at the Chili's in Downtown Chattanooga located on the corner of 4th and Market.)
  • 15% discount at Big River Grille & Brewing Works (Downtown location only) *
  •  $2 off admission at Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center.*
  • Discounts* at the Tennessee Aquarium, and IMAX including

    •  $5 off per adult ticket and $3 off per child ticket to the Aquarium
    •  $2 off per adult ticket and  $1.95 off per child ticket for all 45 minute films at the IMAX
  • $5 off a day pass or up to $20 off a Highpoint Climbing and Fitness family of 4 membership*. Highpoint membership discounts are specified as a 20% discount off EFT memberships or 10% off of prepaid memberships. Museum general admission visitors also will receive a $2 discounted day pass upon presentation of same day ticket receipt.

* You must present membership card for these benefits.
** Outside organizations subject to change or remove membership discounts without notice. 

We have four different levels of membership. Which one is the right size for YOU?

CDM memberships are 100% tax deductible under Internal Revenue Service guidelines.