Become A Member Today!

Free visits to Science City, Planetarium. Discounted tickets to touring exhibitions. and MORE! Within a couple of visits, your experiences will have been paid in full. Plus, your membership is tax-deductible and, with it, you become part of our historic family of supporters helping ensure our place in the community for the next 100+ years!

Give The Gift of Membership!

Union Station is a member of ASTC. When visiting a partner museum, just show your digital card for your membership to be honored. The ASTC logo is in the top right corner.

Click here to resend your membership card

Click here to see a full list of participating museums

The museum you’re visiting can verify Union Station’s status in ASTC by visiting https://www.astc.org/find-a-science-center and searching for Science City.

Exceptional Value

Your membership is tax-deductible and, with it, you remain part of our historic family of supporters helping ensure our place in the community for years to come.

Your membership also includes:

Science City

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World-Class Traveling Exhibitions

ASTC Travel Program

Arvin Gottlieb Planetarium

Science City Summer Camp

Science City Birthday Party

Holiday Benefits

Regnier Extreme Screen Theatre

Discounts at Union Station Venues

Science City

World-Class Traveling Exhibitions

ASTC Travel Program

Arvin Gottlieb Planetarium

Science City Summer Camp

Science City Birthday Party

Holiday Benefits

Regnier Extreme Screen Theatre

Discounts at Union Station Venues

Union Station Memberships

As a 501(c)3, Union Station relies on multiple revenue sources, including YOUR tax-deductible membership.

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Union Station Memberships

Preserving Union Station and her stories.


Creating last memories for our community.


Inspiring lifelong learning.


These are the cornerstones of our mission.
These are our passions.
Help us by deepening your relationship through Premium Memberships.

Premium Membership Levels

Deepen Your Relationship with Union Station

Union Station – including Science City and all of our vital offerings – is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization, with an operating budget that is sustained through donations. Deepen your relationship with us and ensure Union Station continues to serve Kansas City.

Current Premium Members can pick up their parking passes
at the Ticketing Office during business hours .

Union Station Patron

$250 Donation

Patrons receive all the benefits of membership for up to 6, plus:
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  • 4 Science City Guest Passes
  • 4 Planetarium Guest Passes
  • 2 World-class Traveling Exhibit Guest Passes
  • 2 Parking Vouchers

Union Station Sustainer

$500 Donation

Sustainers receive all the benefits of membership for up to 8 plus:

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  • 8 Science City Guest Passes
  • 8 Planetarium Guest Passes
  • 4 World-class Traveling Exhibit Guest Passes
  • 4 Parking Vouchers
  • 10% discount on event rental***

Union Station Business Member

Beginning at $2,500

Our Corporate Program offers various levels of engagement to fit your company.

Entry-level benefits include:

Buy Membership

  • 50 Science City Guest Passes
  • 50 Planetarium Guest Passes
  • Unlimited Planetarium tickets for $4/ea
  • 16 World-class Traveling Exhibit Guest Passes
  • Exclusive Invite to Behind the Scenes Tour of USKC
  • Exclusive Invite to Annual CEO Meet and Greet
  • Recognition in USKC annual impact report
  • 8 Parking Vouchers
  • 25 % Discount on event rental***
  • Membership Email Sponsor Recognition
  • Members-only invitations for exclusive offerings and events

Gift of Membership

Give the gift of education, entertainment, and discovery.

The gift of Membership to Union Station is guaranteed to please, with great savings to year-round attractions and special touring exhibitions. Gift memberships are sold as gift cards.  When the recipient is ready to redeem your gift, they can go online and pick the membership that best suits their family.

Gift of Membership

Union Station Memberships

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