Become a Member

Muse Member Benefits

If you renew before your membership expires, you will receive 20% off your renewal! Don’t worry – we’ll send a Renewal email for additional information.

Please Note: MEMBERSHIPS ARE NOT TRANSFERABLE OR REFUNDABLE. One-year membership begins on the date of purchase and ends on the last day of the purchase month the following year. (Example: 01/15/21-01/31/22).

Giving a membership as a gift?


Unlimited Visits to Muse Knoxville

Unlimited Planetarium Visits

Two Free Digital Guest Passes (One-Time Use)

50% off Admission for One Guest Per Visit

Subscription to Monthly e-Newsletter

Exclusive Member Giveaways

Access to Member-Only Events Throughout the year

20% off Birthday Parties, Gift Shop and Cafe Purchases

Discounts on Ticketed Events, Camp Registrations, and Homeschool Registrations

Discounted Attraction Admissions: ASTC Reciprocal Membership for Participating Museums Beyond a 90-mile Radius

Give the Gift of a Muse Membership

Give the gift of membership to someone so they can enjoy one whole year of AHA moments through the power of play at Muse Knoxville!

Membership FAQs

Do you offer sponsored/scholarship memberships?

Yes, we offer Family Access Memberships, funded by our Muse for all Program.

How do I get a Family Access Membership?

These memberships are available for all receiving government assistance. To sign up, visit us in person and bring photo ID, proof of government assistance, and $20 to pay for your membership. Valid only for Tennessee residents.

How much are memberships?

We have a wide range of memberships from $20 a year, to $175 a year.

Can my family member/friend/etc... and their child be added to my membership?

Family and Passport memberships are for same-household adults and children. (Family Plus and Passport Plus memberships are the exception.) Please contact us for more information.

Will I be notified before my membership expires?

Yes, we will contact you via email prior to your expiration date. We offer a renewal discount too!

How do I access my digital admit one coupons?

Our front desk staff will be able to view and redeem your one time use guest passes when you visit with a guest. Just ask us to apply one (or both) of your available guest passes when you check in!

What is the ACM Reciprocal program?

Muse Passport and Passport Plus members get access to this beneficial program. Click here for details!  

Can I purchase a membership online?

Yes, all memberships may be purchased online.

How long will my membership be active?

Memberships are for one full year, and expire at the end of the month in which you purchased the membership the following year.

I’m purchasing a Muse membership as a gift. Can I post-date the start of my membership?

No, memberships begin on the purchase date. Furthermore, memberships can be gifted the same way that they’re purchased on our website! We have a printable PDF gift certificate to physically represent the purchase.

I'm moving, can I transfer the remainder of my membership to another family?

Sad to hear that you will no longer be near Knoxville! No, Memberships are not transferable.

I no longer want my membership. Can I get a refund?

No, memberships are nonrefundable.

Each membership helps us with our mission of inspiring and empowering children through transformative learning experiences, so thank you!

My child/grandchild is over 18/turning 18 during the year of our membership. Can I add them to my membership?

No, all children included in the membership must be under the age of 18 for the entirety of the membership.

What is the ASTC reciprocal program?

All Muse Members have access to this beneficial program! Click here for details. 

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Thank you for joining us in our mission to inspire and empower all children through transformative learning experiences!

Cancellations for a full refund minus a $50 cancellation fee will be allowed until 30 days prior to the registered week of camp.

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