Membership Info

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Membership at Kohl Children’s Museum means fun and learning anytime you want it, all year long. A family of four that visits the Museum as few as three times a year will actually save money!

How many children does my membership include? Kids Club or higher level memberships include the admission of all children from the same household. Kids Club Grand includes all grandchildren, regardless of household. You will be asked to pay admission for any additional children who visit the Museum with you.

Can my babysitter bring my children without me? Yes, if you have a Kids Club or higher level membership. Caregivers (who must be at least age 16) do not have to be named on your membership, but should present a membership card on each visit. The Kids Club Grand membership adult admission is limited to two grandparents only.

Can I bring guests during members-only hours? Yes, however additional guests that are not covered under your membership will be asked to pay admission. Your guests may also use the Member Express admission line with you.

At which museums do I receive discounts with my Kids Club Plus or higher level membership? A complete of participating museums, including many local favorites, is available at

At which museums do I receive free admission with my Kids Club Plus or higher level membership? Kids Club Plus members will receive free admission for up to 6 people with any visit to any of the following museums that are part of the CLIMB (Chicago-area Local Increased Membership Benefits) Network:

Please note at least one member named on the card must be present to redeem this benefit.



Kohl Children’s Museum of Greater Chicago strives to be equally available to guests with any level of physical, visual, auditory, or cognitive challenge. Our facility and exhibits were designed using the principles of universal design.
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