Join / Member Benefits

There are five categories of ASTC membership.  Click the links below to learn more about your benefits.

Science Centers/Museums

Includes nonprofit science centers or museums, nature centers, aquariums, planetariums, zoos, botanical gardens, space theaters, natural history museums, and children’s museums that share an interest in inquiry-based learning and participatory science education.

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Sustaining Members

Includes companies that offer products and services to the science center community.

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Independent Contractors/Consultants

Includes offices of one that offer products and services to the science center community.

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Nonprofit Organizations

Includes nonprofit organizations or institutions with an interest in informal science education.

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Governing Members

Includes science center/museum members interested in deeper engagement with ASTC and becoming a leader in the field.

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