Become a
PCM Member

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Become a
PCM Member


Choose a Providence Children’s Museum membership that suits your family and enjoy unlimited admission all year long, member discounts on birthday parties and more! Join today!

Please note that we have moved to a digital membership app! Please download the E-membership Card app at the App Store or Google play to download your membership information. You will need to enter the last name and phone number associated with the primary member.

Family $125

A year of unlimited play for up to four (4) people at Providence Children’s Museum.

Family PLUS $150

A year of unlimited play for up to six (6) people, plus discounted admission to over 200 children’s museums and free admission to over 350 science and technology centers nationwide.

Gift Membership

Give a joy-filled year of play and learning to children, parents or grandparents with a Providence Children’s Museum membership – the perfect gift for holidays, birthdays or any special occasion.

Champion Membership

In addition to the Family Plus benefits, you will receive a discount on rentals and event tickets. Three times a year, we will gather – virtually, or in-person – to connect on the most important issues impacting children and play.

Gift Museum Passes

Give the gift of play at Providence Children’s Museum by purchasing gift admission passes in a quantity of your choice! Admission tickets have no expiration date, and can be used for admission during museum open hours.

For questions about membership or to purchase over the phone, contact our Membership Department or call (401) 273-5437 ext. 234.

reciprocal museums

Participating ACM Museums
Association of Children’s Museums

Participating ASTC Museums
Association of Science and Technology Centers

Always check with the museum you plan to visit as reciprocal admission policies vary and certain restrictions may apply.

The Museum accepts cash, check, Discover, Visa and Mastercard. PCM is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Our admission fees cover only a portion of the cost to provide high-quality play, creative exploration and educational experiences to our community.

About Us

Our mission is to inspire lifelong learning for all through play, creativity, and exploration.

Hours and Admissions

WEDNESDAY – SUNDAY (beginning 9/7/22)
9:30am to 12:30pm and 
1:30pm or 4:30pm

Reservations are available online. Reserve your ticket now, or purchase walk-up tickets when you arrive.

Masks are optional for most activities at PCM.

Group Visits

Providence Children's Museum is the ideal place for school field trips, camp outings, homeschool and community group trips and Scout excursions.

About Play

While society often overlooks and undervalues play, we are here to celebrate and elevate it. Because we know play isn’t frivolous. It’s foundational.

For Families

We’ve collected an extensive resource of creative activities that will engage kids and their caregivers wherever you may be.

PCM Lesson Plans

Check out our library of lesson plans for teachers and families. PCM has created a variety of lesson plans for teachers by teachers for children pre-k through early elementary.

Become a Partner

PCM has brought the magic of learning to life for over 40 years. As a trusted resource for families and children in southern New England, PCM is an anchor in our community.

More than a Museum
PCM is committed to serving the children of southern New England – regardless of their financial ability. 40% of the Museum’s budget is dedicated to welcoming one-third of the Museum’s total audience free of charge or at greatly reduced rates through a variety of outreach programs.