UL Lafayette Science Museum Members Get More!

We offer a variety of planetarium programs and offer special events. To make sure you don’t miss any of them, get a museum membership. Each membership is valid for twelve months, beginning on the purchase date, and all memberships may be counted as charitable gifts for tax purposes.

Memberships may be purchased at the UL Lafayette Science Museum. Your membership helps to support our educational mission and outreach efforts as well as the creation of new exhibits. Thank you for your generosity and support of STEM education.

Core Benefits for All General Memberships

  • Unlimited free visits to the museum, including planetarium shows
  • Receive an emailed copy of The Exhibit, our bimonthly museum electronic newsletter of news, updates, exhibits, and upcoming events
  • Invitations to member-only previews for new exhibits and events
  • Free or complimentary admission to over 360 museums and science and technology centers worldwide through the ASTC Travel Passport Program. Find participating museums at astc.org/passport.

  • Museum Store Discount (% varies by membership level)
  • Discounts on summer camps, classes, and some events

General Membership Levels

Member Benefits Individual
All Core Benefits (listed above)
Free general admission adults (cardholder) 1 2 2 2
Free general admission children or
grandchildren (age 17 or younger)
2 2
Museum Store discount 10% 10% 10% 15%
VIP Gallery Tour of special exhibitions
upon request

Additional Adult $45 – Add an additional named adult to any level of membership.
Ragin Cajun – Current UL student, faculty, and staff can receive 10% off any level of general membership.

Premium Membership Levels

Member Benefits Curiosity Level
Inquiry Level
Exploratory Level
Discovery Level
All Core Benefits (listed above)
Free general admission adults (cardholder) 2 2 2 2
Free general admission children or
grandchildren (age 17 or younger)
2 2 2 2
Museum Store discount 15% 15% 20% 20%
One-day passes to share 4 6 10 12
Invitations for a behind-the-scenes experience
A portion of this donation will sponsor
memberships for this many local families
1 3 5 7

Memberships are non-refundable and non-transferable. Museum members are asked to present a photo ID along with their digital membership card for admission and discounts. Prices and benefits are subject to change. Please allow up to 5 business days for new memberships and renewals to be processed.