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Family Memberships Around Metro Atlanta

By Erin Stolle, Publisher/Editor - Macaroni Kid Alpharetta-Roswell-Milton January 15, 2018

Looking for an annual membership to one of the popular venues around metro Atlanta? Following is a list of destinations, basic family annual membership prices and benefits. More options are available on venue websites.

‚ÄčChattahoochee Nature Center

FAMILY: $90

  • Membership for 2 named adults & up to 4 children
  • Guest Passes for 4 people (a $40 value!)
  • Advanced registration for award winning Camp Kingfisher
  • Free General Admission to CNC for 12 months
  • Excludes these fundraising festivals: Flying Colors Butterfly Festival, and Halloween Hikes
  • Guest passes for friends and family
    • Guest passes are good for one-time admission. Excludes Flying Colors Butterfly Festival, and Halloween Hikes
  • Unlimited access to the¬†Nature Exchange
  • Reduced admission and/or advanced ticket sales (when available) to Flying Colors Butterfly Festival and Halloween Hikes
  • Free admission to ‚ÄúFamily Fun Days‚ÄĚ
  • Invitations to Member-only activities and events
  • Member discounts on popular CNC programs such as Camp Kingfisher, Birthday Parties, Canoeing and more
    • Family level or higher membership is required to be eligible for discount on Camp Kingfisher.
  • Members only access and 10% member discounts at Native Plant Sales.
  • Free or reduced admission to 100s of Nature Centers across the United States.
  • Subscription to CNC‚Äôs quarterly newsletter¬†The Kingfisher.
  • 10% discount in Nature Store and 15% discount on bird seed sales.
  • CNC Members get 10% off all purchases at¬†Big Peach Running Co.

Children's Museum of Atlanta

FAMILY: $129

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Membership benefits include:

  • Unlimited FREE general admission for one year
  • 10% off general admission for accompanying guests
  • Discounted admission to select, ticketed Museum special events
  • Discounts on Summer Camps, Birthday Parties,¬†and more
  • Invitations to Members¬†Only sneak previews and events

Fernbank Museum of Natural History

FAMILY: Starts at $120

Annual Member Benefits

  • Unlimited free Museum admission, including access to special exhibitions and family adventure days
  • $8 Giant Screen Theater film tickets for all ages (up to a 40% savings)¬†
  • 10% discount on purchases in the Museum Store and The Fernbank Caf√©
  • Monthly member email with advance notice of exhibitions, programs, events and special offers
  • Members-only pricing for special programs, lectures, summer camps and children‚Äôs birthday parties
  • NEW! Discounted admission to Fernbank‚Äôs new monthly adult science nights,¬†Fernbank After Dark
  • Waived $2 convenience fee for tickets purchased over the phone
  • Opportunity to double your contribution with a¬†corporate matching gift

Atlanta Botanical Garden

FAMILY: $109

  • Free unlimited admission for 12 months for two adults and their children or grandchildren under 18 at both Garden locations during regular hours
  • Free and reduced admission to special Garden events and exhibitions
  • Invitations to members-only events and exhibition previews
  • Discounts on educational programs and in the Garden Gift Shop
  • Discounts at select area garden centers and retailers
  • Discounts on multi-visit parking passes
  • Reciprocal privileges with over¬†300 gardens, arboreta and conservatories
  • Four guest passes for one-time use during regular hours
  • Subscription to Clippings, the member newsletter
  • Early purchase period and discounts on¬†Concerts in the Garden¬†and¬†Garden Lightstickets

Atlanta History Center

FAMILY: $99

  • Unlimited free admission for¬†2 adults and 4 children
  • 2 guest passes
  • Discounts to family festivals
  • Invitations to member events
  • Museum Shop discounts
  • Kenan Research Center¬†discounts
  • Author programs & workshop¬†discounts
  • Subscription to¬†Connect
  • Discount on Homeschool Days
  • $50 discount on Summer Camps at AHC and MMH
  • Reciprocal benefits (will vary depending on membership level)
  • $3 off admission for up to 4 people to Rhodes Hall¬†and Hay House through our partnership with The Georgia Trust¬†for Historic Preservation

Center for Puppetry Arts

FAMILY: $110 - $174

  • Limit 5 Member tickets per event
  • 1 FREE Members Only Puppet
  • FREE ADMISSION to Museum
  • Members Only BIRTHDAY PARTY Opportunities
  • Up to 33% DISCOUNT on New Directions Series for Adults and Teens performances
  • Up to 50% DISCOUNT on Family Series performances
  • Additional discount on Family Series PREVIEW PERFORMANCES
  • PRIORITY SEATING for Family Series performances (with advance purchase)
  • FREE ADMISSION to film screenings
  • Up to 33% DISCOUNT on Explore Puppetry Series workshops
  • Invitations to MEMBER APPRECIATION ACTIVITIES
  • HANDLING FEE WAIVED for online ticket purchases
  • 10% DISCOUNT on all Museum Store purchases
  • 1 FREE Members Only decal
  • Acknowledgement in Annual Report

Georgia Aquarium

FAMILY: $279.95 plus tax

Includes annual membership benefits for up to 4 members of your household. PLUS two free General Admission tickets (valid for one-time use during the year of membership). You may purchase memberships for additional family members at a 10% discount. This benefit is only available with the purchase of a Family Membership. Discounts and promotions do not apply to Family Membership purchases.

High Museum of Art

FAMILY: $110

  • FREE unlimited admission to museum collections, special exhibitions, and Friday Jazz
  • Invitations to members-only previews and events
  • 10% off in the Museum Shops and Caf√©
  • Subscription to HighLife magazine, events calendar, and enews
  • $8 parking in the Woodruff Arts Center parking garage (during Museum hours, usually $15)
  • Special offers on gift membership purchases
  • Discounts on select tickets to the Alliance Theatre and Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
  • $5 admission tickets for up to five guests per visit
  • Member benefits for up to two people + children or grandchildren age 17 and below
  • Four one-time-use guest passes

Stone Mountain Park

ADULT: $59.95; CHILD: $49.95

  • 12 Month Access to Stone Mountain Park Attractions‚Äč
  • 3¬†Bring A Friend¬†FREE¬†Days¬†(Valid on select days)
  • Special Rates at Marriott Hotels¬†(inside the park)*
  • 20% Off Lasershow Snack Terrace Seating
  • 50% Off at Other Herschend Family Entertainment Parks including:
    • Dollywood, Silver Dollar City, and Wild Adventures
  • Special Rates at the Stone Mountain Park Campground¬†(RV & Tent Sites)
  • Special $39¬†+ tax¬†Anytime Rate at Stone Mountain Park Golf Club (Save up to $25 per round)
  • 40% Off Harlem Globetrotters Games in Georgia

World of Coca-Cola

ADULTS (13-64): $34; YOUTH (3-12): $26

  • Expedited entry
  • Unlimited visits for 1 year after date of purchase
  • Multiple discounts:
    • $4 off General Admission tickets for up to 4 (four) of your guests each time you visit
    • 15% discount in Coca-Cola Store at World of Coca‚ÄĎCola
    • 10% discount on professional photo imaging packages
    • 10% discount at Pemberton Caf√©

Zoo Atlanta

FAMILY: Starting at $99

Tellus Science Museum

FAMILY: $110

  • ‚ÄčAdmission to the museum for two named adults (or one named adult and one unnamed adult guest) and all children under the age of 18 living in the same household.
  • Four single-use Planetarium tickets
  • Discounts and early registration for select ticketed events
  • 10% discount in the store and caf√©
  • Subscription to our quarterly newsletter The Telluscope
  • ASTC Passport Program reciprocal benefits


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