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Discovery Circle

Pacific Science Center’s leading group of individual contributors, Discovery Circle, provides important operating support that allows the Science Center to offer engaging exhibits, movies, and programs to over one million children, families and adults each year in our region and beyond. As leadership contributors to Pacific Science Center, Discovery Circle Members receive special access to our movies, exhibits and programs.

If you are interested in supporting Pacific Science Center at a leadership giving level while still receiving the benefits of Membership, become a Discovery Circle Member today. With questions and to join contact us development@pacsci.org or (206) 443-2878.

Levels of Giving

Linnaeus Level | $1,200-$2,499
  • Free admission to all exhibits and IMAX® films, along with 5 free guests with each visit.
  • Invitations to exclusive opening exhibit receptions and screenings of IMAX® feature films.
  • Invitations to annual events like the Model Railroad Show preview and Halloween Party.
  • Designated concierge to assist with visits and ticketing.
  • Subscription (3 issues) to Discover Pacific Science Center.
  • Reciprocal admission to over 250 museums nationwide.
  • Discounts at the Pacific Science Center Store, café, and IMAX concessions, as well as on educational camps, programs and birthday parties.
  • Recognition online and on the Contributor Wall.
  • $155 of your donation at this level is NOT tax deductible.

A gift of $1,200 covers one week’s release of butterflies in the Tropical Butterfly House.

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Byron Level | $2,500-$4,999
  • Free admission to all exhibits and IMAX® films, along with 5 free guests with each visit.
  • Invitations to exclusive opening exhibit receptions and screenings of IMAX® feature films.
  • Invitations to annual events like the Model Railroad Show preview and Halloween Party.
  • Designated concierge to assist with visits and ticketing.
  • Subscription (3 issues) to Discover Pacific Science Center.
  • Reciprocal admission to over 250 museums nationwide.
  • Discounts at the Pacific Science Center Store, cafe, and IMAX concessions, as well as on educational camps, programs and birthday parties.
  • Recognition online and on the Contributor Wall.
  • Special exhibit-related book (based on availability).
  • Behind-the-scenes IMAX tour.
  • $175 of your donation at this level is NOT tax deductible.

A gift of $2,500 sends 15 elementary classes to Mercer Slough for a Pacific Science Center Wetland Naturalist field trip program.

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Sagan Level | $5,000-$9,999
  • Free admission to all exhibits and IMAX® films, along with 5 free guests with each visit.
  • Invitations to exclusive opening exhibit receptions and screenings of IMAX® feature films.
  • Invitations to annual events like the Model Railroad Show preview and Halloween Party.
  • Designated concierge to assist with visits and ticketing.
  • Subscription (3 issues) to Discover Pacific Science Center.
  • Reciprocal admission to over 250 museums nationwide.
  • Discounts at the Pacific Science Center Store, cafe, and IMAX concessions, as well as on educational camps, programs and birthday parties.
  • Recognition online and on the Contributor Wall.
  • Special exhibit-related book (based on availability).
  • Behind-the-scenes IMAX tour.
  • One free family membership to gift to another family or to the charity of your choice.
  • $250 of your donation at this level is NOT tax deductible.

A gift of $5,000 supports one Discovery Corps teen for a year. Discovery Corps is a youth development program that connects youth with Pacific Science Center’s mission while equipping them with valuable skills for the future.

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Menten Level | $10,000-$14,999
  • Free admission to all exhibits and IMAX® films, along with 5 free guests with each visit.
  • Invitations to exclusive opening exhibit receptions and screenings of IMAX® feature films.
  • Invitations to annual events like the Model Railroad Show preview and Halloween Party.
  • Designated concierge to assist with visits and ticketing.
  • Subscription (3 issues) to Discover Pacific Science Center.
  • Reciprocal admission to over 250 museums nationwide.
  • Discounts at the Pacific Science Center Store, cafe, and IMAX concessions, as well as on educational camps, programs and birthday parties.
  • Recognition online and on the Contributor Wall.
  • Special exhibit-related book (based on availability).
  • Behind-the-scenes IMAX tour.
  • One free family membership to gift to another family or to the charity of your choice.
  • One 20-minute Science On Wheels demonstration brought to your home, school or business.
  • $260 of your donation at this level is NOT tax deductible.

A gift of $10,000 funds 4 days of our Science On Wheels (SOW) outreach education program, serving 1,240 school children. SOW teachers bring the magic of discovery to schools across Washington State.

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Tesla Level | $15,000-$24,999
  • Free admission to all exhibits and IMAX® films, along with 5 free guests with each visit.
  • Invitations to exclusive opening exhibit receptions and screenings of IMAX® feature films.
  • Invitations to annual events like the Model Railroad Show preview and Halloween Party.
  • Designated concierge to assist with visits and ticketing.
  • Subscription (3 issues) to Discover Pacific Science Center.
  • Reciprocal admission to over 250 museums nationwide.
  • Discounts at the Pacific Science Center Store, cafe, and IMAX concessions, as well as on educational camps, programs and birthday parties.
  • Recognition online and on the Contributor Wall.
  • Special exhibit-related book (based on availability).
  • Behind-the-scenes IMAX tour.
  • One free family membership to gift to another family or to the charity of your choice.
  • One 20-minute Science On Wheels demonstration brought to your home, school or business.
  • One birthday party for up to 20 guests at Pacific Science Center.
  • One Platinum Membership to gift to another family or to the charity of your choice.
  • $331 of your donation at this level is NOT tax deductible.

A gift of $15,000 funds the programs offered by Pacific Science Center at Mercer Slough Environmental Education Center for one month, serving 650.

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Curie Level | $25,000-$49,999
  • Free admission to all exhibits and IMAX® films, along with 5 free guests with each visit.
  • Invitations to exclusive opening exhibit receptions and screenings of IMAX® feature films.
  • Invitations to annual events like the Model Railroad Show preview and Halloween Party.
  • Designated concierge to assist with visits and ticketing.
  • Subscription (3 issues) to Discover Pacific Science Center.
  • Reciprocal admission to over 250 museums nationwide.
  • Discounts at the Pacific Science Center Store, cafe, and IMAX concessions, as well as on educational camps, programs and birthday parties.
  • Recognition online and on the Contributor Wall.
  • Special exhibit-related book (based on availability).
  • Behind-the-scenes IMAX tour.
  • One free family membership to gift to another family or to the charity of your choice.
  • One 20-minute Science On Wheels demonstration brought to your home, school or business.
  • One birthday party for up to 20 guests at Pacific Science Center.
  • One Platinum Membership to gift to another family or to the charity of your choice.
  • Free parking in our Claypool Garage for one year.
  • $391 of your donation at this level is NOT tax deductible.

A gift of $25,000 supports Camps for Curious Minds for one week, serving 150 children.

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Newton Level | $50,000 and above
  • Free admission to all exhibits and IMAX® films, along with 5 free guests with each visit.
  • Invitations to exclusive opening exhibit receptions and screenings of IMAX® feature films.
  • Invitations to annual events like the Model Railroad Show preview and Halloween Party.
  • Designated concierge to assist with visits and ticketing.
  • Subscription (3 issues) to Discover Pacific Science Center.
  • Reciprocal admission to over 250 museums nationwide.
  • Discounts at the Pacific Science Center Store, café, and IMAX concessions, as well as on educational camps, programs and birthday parties.
  • Recognition online and on the Contributor Wall.
  • Special exhibit-related book (based on availability).
  • Behind-the-scenes IMAX tour.
  • One free family membership to gift to another family or to the charity of your choice.
  • One 20-minute Science On Wheels demonstration brought to your home, school or business.
  • One birthday party for up to 20 guests at Pacific Science Center.
  • One Platinum Membership to gift to another family or to the charity of your choice.
  • Free parking in our Claypool Garage for one year.
  • Free facility reservation.
  • $391 of your donation at this level is NOT tax deductible.

A gift of $50,000 funds all presentations on the Live Science Demonstration Stage every day for one year.

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