Discovery Discount

Guests who visit both the Cosmosphere (Hutchinson, KS) and Exploration Place within 30 days will receive a $5 discount at their second museum. The offer is valid on Exploration Place’s All Access Pass and Cosmosphere’s All Access Mission Pass. Visitors must present a receipt or ticket from the partner museum to qualify. Discount cannot be purchased online. Learn more.




ASTC Travel Passport Program

Exploration Place participates in the Association of Science-Technology Centers (ASTC) Travel Passport Program. Our members can use their membership card for free or discounted admission to over 300 science centers and museums worldwide. In addition, members of institutions that participate in these reciprocity programs can visit us for free! Please note that any member discounts on programs, camps, products and services are for Exploration Place Members and as such, ASTC Travel Passport guests are excluded from these benefits.

For a full list of science centers that participate in the Passport Program, please visit the ASTC website. 




Blue Star Museums

Exploration Place is honored to participate in the Blue Star Museums program, which offers free admission to active military personnel and their families from Armed Forces Day until Labor Day. To participate, please present your military ID at the front ticket counter to receive free exhibit admission. Questions? Call us at 316-660-0600.

Find out more about the Blue Stars Museum program here.






Ongoing Discounts and Promotions

We have a variety of ways to save on museum admission. In order to purchase tickets using a discount, please visit our front counter. Questions? Call us at 316-660-0600.

    • 10% military discount on exhibits and memberships.
    • 10% discount on memberships for seniors 65+.
    • AAA members receive BOGO (buy one, get one free) on museum exhibit admission tickets of equal or lesser value. Please present AAA card at time of purchase to receive the discount.
    • Educators receive 10% off in the Explore Store with ID badge or proof of employment.

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