Please join us and enjoy the many benefits of membership.

You can join at our front desk, over the phone at (256) 543-2787, or online anytime.

Membership benefits include:

  • Free admission to Imagination Place Children’s Museum
  • Free admission to the Hardin Center*
  • Free wireless internet at the Hardin Center
  • Free or discounted admission to more than 350 other museums and science centers** (click here to read more) . **Certain restrictions apply (McWane Science Center offers half-price admission to our members). We suggest contacting the institution you wish to visit to confirm before traveling.
  • Invitations to opening receptions for art exhibits
  • Discounts on birthday parties
  • Free registration fee on Gadsden Community School for the Arts’ classes including visual art, ballet and music
  • A subscription to the Hardin Center’s news publication
  • And so much more!

*Certain restrictions apply for blockbuster exhibits.

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Membership Levels

Individual Membership – $60
All membership benefits for one person

Family Membership – $100
All membership benefits for everyone in your household

Time Dollars
An innovative way for you to earn your membership by becoming a volunteer at the Center.

Business Membership – $600
Your business will receive family memberships for up to 10 employees’ families.

Chairman’s Club – $1,500
All family membership benefits. By joining this support group of the Center, you and a guest will enjoy entertainment and dinner with a prominent individual during the annual Chairman’s Club dinner.