Museums for All

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What is Museums for All?


Museums for All is a cooperative initiative between the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) and the Association of Children's Museums (ACM) to encourage increased and regular museum attendance by low-income and under-served families. 

How do I Join?


At the Children's Discovery Museum in Normal, any Illinois family that qualifies for nutrition assistance and is in possession of an EBT card (know as the Link card) or WIC ID can simply present their card with a valid form of Identification, fill out the Registration Form and receive an annual Museums for All Pass. Click here to view and print off the Registration Form ahead of time. 

Each visit, present your Museums for All Pass at our front desk and receive a $3 admission for up to six people. (Children under 2 years old are free.) 


Passholder Benefits:


  • $3 general admission for up to 6 people each visit 
  • Member pricing on CDM special events, birthday parties and education programs
  • 10% discount in the Discover More! Store 
  • Invitations to exhibit previews & member events 
  • Access to Member Mondays
  • Free subscription to the Museum Newsletter