Canterbury Museum

Discovery Club

If you are aged between three and 13, you can join Discovery Club and have fun with other kids who are mad about the Museum and natural history too!

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Membership Benefits

As a member of Discovery Club you get:

  • Free entry to Discovery
  • Your very own membership card
  • A Discovery Club badge
  • A Discovery Club sticker
  • A quarterly newsletter from Cliff
  • The opportunity to have a Discovery birthday party
  • Preferential booking and discounted rates for Museum holiday programmes

Birthday Parties

One of the best reasons to become a Discovery Club member is Discovery birthday parties.

Only Discovery Club members can have a Discovery birthday party, so it's guaranteed to be special! All birthday parties include party food.

Parties can be held on a Saturday or Sunday for between five and 12 children. The Museum Cafe offers several menu options for the parties.

For more information on costs, or to make a booking please telephone Discovery on 03 366 9429 ext 817 or email

Annual Membership

Discovery Club annual membership:

  • $15 for one child
  • $25 for two children*
  • $35 for three children*
  • $45 for four or more children*

*Membership relates to children in the same family.

Adults can purchase an Accompanying Adult Pass that gives them free entry to Discovery for one year when they accompany a Discovery Club member. The card costs $10 per adult and may be used by any accompanying adult.

 Download the Discovery Club membership application form