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Step by Step Purchasing Instructions

Not a Buffalo Museum of Science member? Add a membership to your cart today to unlock free Museum Admission!

Instructions to purchase free Member Admission tickets

This ticket is not subject to any refund or exchange and shall bear no cash value. Complimentary tickets are not exchangeable.

  • From the Buffalo Museum of Science home page, click the blue button “Purchase General Admission”.
  • Register / Sign In in the top right hand corner with the primary email under your membership account.
    • Not sure what your primary account email is? Contact us at 716.896.5200 for assistance.
    • Please Note: Members must be logged in BEFORE adding tickets to the cart.
  • Select your preferred date on the calendar or choose “Click Here for More Dates”.
  • Select your desired entry time by choosing “Click Here for More Times”.
  • Enter the number of tickets for each adult, child, or senior.
  • Click “Add to Cart” – the member discount will be taken off automatically on the next page. No additional discount code needed to apply.
  • Enter personal/payment information.
  • Bring your emailed receipt with ticket barcodes to the admissions desk on the day of your visit.


What happens if I am late to the exhibit?

If you miss your purchased timed entry, you can be accepted into the next available entry time, but the Museum cannot guarantee availability.

What does my ticket include?

Your ticket includes admission into all of the Museum’s permanent galleries and exhibits! Please note, that in accordance with the NYS Low-Risk Indoor Arts & Entertainment Guidelines for Employers and Employees, some of our interactive displays may be closed until we are able to execute appropriate disinfecting procedures for the individual displays.

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Become a Member today!

There’s no better time to become a Buffalo Museum of Science Member.

As a member, you will receive $5 admission to Golden Mummies of Egypt for everyone covered by your membership, as well as 12 months of free general Museum admission, 10% off all Buffalo Museum of Science and Tifft Nature Preserve events, camps and programs throughout the year, and free or discounted admission to more than 350 science centers worldwide.

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