The Exploration Place front entrance



Making History Together

Annual Memberships


The Exploration Place currently has over 4500 members and counting. See what the perks are below, including access to science centres across North America via CASC and ASTC reciprocal agreements.


Annual Memberships

All rates are subject to taxes. Membership fees are non-refundable and non-transferable..



2 adults + 4 children (2-17 years)


  • Add-On Child | $40
  • Add-On Adult | $60
  • Add-On Senior $50



2 adults (no add-ons)


you & me

1 adult + 1 child (no add-ons)



18+ years



2-12 years | Under 2 are free



Senior: 60+ | Youth: 13-17 years


person with aide

Aide is free

Don’t need full access to our galleries, but want to enjoy Origins in the beautiful Gaia Gallery? We have a special Origins Membership just for you!

Member Perks

  • Unlimited general admission to our galleries and traveling exhibits with your valid membership.
  • FREE or reduced admission* to hundreds of science centres and museums in North America through reciprocal agreements with the Canadian Association of Science Centres and the Association of Science and Technology Centers. Certain restrictions may apply
  • 10% discount in Elements Retail and Origins Kitchen
  • Invitations to exhibit openings, receptions, and special member events
  • Special member rates on birthday party packages and room rental fees
  • Digital membership card.
  • Invitation to attend and vote at The Exploration Place Annual General Meeting

    *Note: In order to qualify for our reciprocal membership program, you must live within 150km of Prince George

    Making a Difference

    By purchasing a membership at The Exploration Place, you are supporting a Northern BC non-profit organization and registered Canadian charity whose mission is to preserve our local history and foster lifelong learning in the areas of science, technology, heritage, and culture.

    Reciprocal Agreements

    Canadian Association of Science Centres (CASC)

    Present your valid membership card from any of the participating Canadian science centres, you will be provided with FREE admission. Certain restrictions may apply. A current list of participating science centres can be found on the CASC website.

    Association of Science and Technology Centers (ASTC)

    The Exploration Place also has a reciprocal admission arrangement with participating members of the ASTC.