Canterbury Museum

Museum Explorer Club

Fun for all the family

Free entry to Discovery and 10% discount at the Museum Cafe when your family joins the Museum Explorer Club. To join, pick up an application form at Discovery, or download a membership form below.

Membership Benefits

For just $20 a year, your family can enjoy the following benefits:

  • Free entry to Discovery for up to two adults (parents or caregivers) and up to four children (must be from the same family)
  • Your very own membership card
  • 10% discount at the Museum cafe
  • The opportunity to have a Discovery birthday party
  • Events at the Museum exclusive to Explorer Club members, including sneak previews of exhibitions and events

Birthday Parties

One of the best reasons to become a member of the Museum Explorer Club is Discovery birthday parties for children aged between three and 13 years.

Only Museum Explorer 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


  1. Paid Membership is for 12 months from 1 January to 31 December
  2. Membership card must be presented to secure benefits
  3. Membership is for up to two adults (parents of caregivers) and up to four children (from the same family).

 Download the Museum Explorer Club membership application form