Museum members are our most cherished patrons; we welcome them to play into possibilities the whole year through!  Museum members can visit as often as they like, whether stopping in for an hour or spending the day.

Membership to Explore & More allows your family to enjoy the museum’s exhibits and amenities for a full year. Please keep checking back for upcoming programs and classes for your family to enjoy!

Museum Members must present their membership card and photo ID for admission.

Please see below for our great membership packages!

membership packages

purchasing or renewing a membership

Memberships can be purchased in one of several ways:

  • Call us at (716) 655-5131 or (716) 655-5131 ext. 7077
  • Text us at (205) 878-6281
  • Email [email protected]
  • In-person at the museum
  • By completing the form below and a staff member will reach out to you!

Is this a gift for someone else?  If so,  purchase a gift card here instead!  This ensures families will receive their full year of play.

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Please note: Memberships are non-refundable and not transferrable.  Named member must be present for admission. Membership not valid without proper Photo ID. Guests not named on the membership must pay general admission unless otherwise noted.

Explore & More works hard to ensure the safety of all its visitors. Members assume responsibility for the care of their children while visiting the museum. Explore & More is not responsible for accidents or injuries. Valid only if a named adult member is present. Membership does not guarantee admission when museum capacity has been met.

*By submitting to text message communication, you authorize Explore & More – The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children’s Museum to text and call the number you provided with offers & other information, possibly using automated means. Message/data rates apply. Consent is not a condition of purchase. Use is subject to terms.

membership partnerships

child care resource network

Starting February 1, 2024, Child Care Resource Network members will receive 10% off an Explore & More membership. To receive the discount, guests will simply need to show their CCRN membership card to the Explore & More admissions team at time of purchase.

Buffalo Sabres Kids Club

Members of the Buffalo Sabres Kids Club can receive 10% off an annual Explore & More membership. To receive the discount, guests will just need to show proof of their Sabres Kids Club membership at the Explore & More Admissions Desk at time of purchase.

Field trips are back! Please be aware that it will be busier than usual.