ASTC Reciprocal Admission Program
ASTC Passport Program
All members receive free or reduced admission to over 300 science and technology centers worldwide through the Association of Science & Technology Centers (ASTC) Passport Program.
View the ASTC Passport Program list of participating institutions.
ASTC Passport Policies
- Always bring your member card(s) and valid ID.
- Reciprocal admission policies vary by institution. Before your planned visit, please contact them to confirm their reciprocal admission benefits.
- Reciprocal admission policies are voluntary and subject to change at any time
- Reciprocity extends only to regular museum admission. It does not include special exhibit fees, additional attractions, program discounts, or store discounts.
- Local restrictions* (no discounts) apply to museums located within 90 miles of your residence and/or your host museum's location.
*Exception to the local 90 mile restriction: All members of The Tech receive 50% off admission for each named cardholder at the following Bay Area institutions. Family Membership level and higher also receives 50% off admission for up to 4 children.
- Lindsey Wildlife Museum (Walnut Creek)
- Happy Hollow Park & Zoo (San Jose)
- CuriOdyssey (San Mateo)
- Children's Creativity Museum (San Francisco)
- The Lawrence Hall of Science (University of California, Berkeley)