The Putnam has been inspiring ideas, dialogue and interaction among people of all ages for nearly 150 years! And today, we’re better than ever with hands-on fun for the whole family!

Our welcoming team is dedicated to helping you discover and explore in a friendly and engaging place.

At The Putnam, there is always something new to discover! Launch rockets or interact with a robot in our Science Center, visit our famous mummies in Unearthing Ancient Egypt, climb into a treehouse in Black Earth | Big River or go back in time to see our region’s history in River, Prairie, and People. Also experience internationally-recognized traveling exhibits or take in a movie in our National Geographic Giant Screen Theater with a screen towering 6 stories tall!

At The Putnam, you’ll always feel like you belong here. Join today!



As a Putnam Member, you will receive the following primary benefits:
- FREE Museum/Science Center admission.
- Blockbuster Exhibit discounts.
- Movie Ticket discounts.
- Program/Event discounts.
- Invitations to Member-Only events.
- Pre-Seating for GIANT Screen Movies.
- 10% OFF on Snack Stop and Museum Store purchases.
- FREE Admission to over 290 Museum and Science Centers throughout the country. Through the Association of Science-Technology Centers (ASTC). Click here to view the entire list
- Subscription to the Member Newsletter (produced 3 times per year).
- Member eBlasts; be the first to know about upcoming events and programs.

Click here for a printable membership form, or purchase your membership below.


Standard Membership Categories and Rates:


$40: Individual (or $65 for two years)

Includes Primary Benefits PLUS:
- 10% Discount for Seniors, Students, Military and Educators.
- 2 FREE GIANT Screen movie passes or tickets to the World Adventure Series.

Individual Membership
Renewals: Enter your Member ID
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$60: Duo Membership

Two adults or one adult and one child.

Includes Primary Benefits PLUS:
- 10% Discount for Seniors, Students, Military and Educators.
- 2 FREE GIANT Screen movie passes.
- 2 Museum exhibit guest passes.
- $10/year Caregiver pass (optional).

Duo Membership
Renewals: Enter your Member ID



$80: Family/Grandparent (or $140 for two years)

Good for two adults and 3 children. Children 0-2 receive free admission to the Putnam Museum. 

Includes Primary Benefits PLUS:
- 10% Discount for Seniors, Students,   
  Military and Educators.
- 4 FREE GIANT Screen movie passes.
- 2 Museum exhibit guest passes.
- $10/year Caregiver pass (optional).
 two exhibit hall guest passes, four free Giant Screen movie passes.

Add additional children or a caregiver to your membership for $10. If you do not see an option that fits your family, please purchase your membership over the phone at 563-324-1933 ext 260.
Family/Grand Membership
Renewals: Enter your Member ID







$125: Moviegoers (or $225 for two years)

Good for two adults and 3 children. Children 0-2 receive free admission to the Putnam Museum.

Primary Membership benefits listed above PLUS:
- 10% Discount for Seniors, Students, Military and Educators.
-10 FREE GIANT Screen movie passes.
- 4 Museum exhibit guest passes.
- $10/year Caregiver pass (optional)
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Add additional children or a caregiver to your membership for $10. If you do not see an option that fits your family, please purchase your membership over the phone at 563-324-1933 ext 260.
Moviegoers Membership
Renewals: Enter your Member ID





$195: Triple Membership:

Membership in the Putnam Museum, Family Museum, and Niabi Zoo! Two adults and any four children (ages 2- 18 in the same household can visit at one time).  If more than four children are visiting at one time they will be charged normal Museum admission or $15 per child (over the four) for admittance all year in all three locations. Includes "Family" membership benefits at the Putnam plus reciprocal admission to more than 250 science and technology centers and over 50 zoos. A Caregiver can be added to the membership at all three places for $50. Makes a great gift!
Triple Membership
Renewals: Enter your Member ID

Membership campaign supported in part by a grant from the Riverboat Development Authority.
Membership Questions? Call Meia Teague, Membership Specialist at 563-324-1933 ext 260. 


NEW Referral Program

Receive $10 off your next membership renewal for every NEW membership referral given.
Contact Meia Teague at mteague@putnam.org for more information.




563.324.1933
1717 W. 12th St.
Davenport, IA