PlayKCM - $130

1-year membership


Our PlayKCM membership includes free admission for four guests with every visit. For a typical family of four, membership pays for itself by the third visit.

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PlayKCM Plus - $150

1-year membership


On sale for $135 through Aug 31!

Have a larger family or like to try other museums too? Our PlayKCM Plus membership offers free admission for six guests with every visit.

In addition, you get six free admissions at five local children’s museums in the CLIMB network, and 6 half-price admissions at more than 200 other children’s museums nationwide.

Local CLIMB partners include:

  • KidsWork Children’s Museum, Frankfort
  • DuPage Children’s Museum, Naperville
  • Children’s Museum in Oak Lawn, Oak Lawn
  • Wonder Works Children’s Museum, Oak Park
  • Discovery Center Museum, Rockford

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PlayKCM Gold - $500

1-year membership


PlayKCM Gold membership offers free admission for eight guests with every visit. Plus:

• Invitations to private events at the Museum.

• Exclusive pre-sale access to special event tickets

• A portion of your membership will be considered tax-deductible.

In addition, you get six free admissions at five local children’s museums in the CLIMB network, and 6 half-price admissions at more than 200 other children’s museums nationwide.

Local CLIMB partners include:

  • KidsWork Children’s Museum, Frankfort
  • DuPage Children’s Museum, Naperville
  • Children’s Museum in Oak Lawn, Oak Lawn
  • Wonder Works Children’s Museum, Oak Park
  • Discovery Center Museum, Rockford

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PlayKCM Platinum - $1,000

1-year membership


With PlayKCM Platinum, you earn designation as a “Wonder Funder” along with free admission for eight guests with every visit. Plus:

• Invitations to private events at the Museum.

• Exclusive pre-sale access to special event tickets

• A portion of your membership will be considered tax-deductible.

In addition, you get six free admissions at five local children’s museums in the CLIMB network, and 6 half-price admissions at more than 200 other children’s museums nationwide.

Local CLIMB partners include:

  • KidsWork Children’s Museum, Frankfort
  • DuPage Children’s Museum, Naperville
  • Children’s Museum in Oak Lawn, Oak Lawn
  • Wonder Works Children’s Museum, Oak Park
  • Discovery Center Museum, Rockford

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Benefits

How to access your new Kohl Children’s Museum eMembership Card! 
First, call (847) 832-6600 or stop by the front desk to get your membership #. Then, follow these easy steps to download and activate the free app!

  • Download the free eMembership Card app available for iOS and Android, from iTunes and Google Play
  • Choose Kohl Children’s Museum
  • Select Find My Membership Card
  • Enter your Membership#, and last name
  • See all the benefits of your membership on the app!

More than being a great value, both membership levels also offer great benefits like:

  • Free admission
  • Member-only hours every Monday-Saturday 9 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
  • Expedited admission through the Member Express line
  • Virtual membership cards you can download to your phone
  • Discounts on birthday parties and facility rentals
  • Members-only evenings or Sunday mornings five times a year
  • 10% discount on every meal purchased at Così® Café at Kohl Children’s Museum

Membership also delivers discounts at many local retailers and restaurants, including some right around the corner at the Glen Town Center. Click here for the full list of retailers and discounts.

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Gift Cards

Check an entire family off your shopping list!

If you're searching for the perfect gifts for families with young children, look no further than Kohl Children's Museum! Purchase tickets, a family day pass, a membership, or an entire birthday party — let us help you to create your custom Kohl Children's Museum gift!

Call (847) 832-6900 for more information!

  • Birthdays
  • Family Reunions
  • Employee Appreciation
  • Teacher's Gifts
  • Holiday Gifts
  • Grandparents
  • Siblings
  • Special Occasions
  • Donate a School Field Trip

Please note, we are currently unable to sell gift cards online.