You’ve picked the perfect gift!


A year of fun, entertainment, and learning for a family you love for just $199* with a Holiday Gift Membership to the Children’s Museum of Manhattan. 


Gift Memberships must be purchased by 10 pm EST, December 18, to receive a physical gift certificate before December 25.

You may request a Gift Membership to be picked up at the Museum until 5:00pm on December 22 or,  you can request a digital certificate to share with your recipient up until 5:00pm on Dec. 22 by e-mailing The physical gift certificate will be sent out after December 26.

Please call or e-mail Paola  Quezada at 212-721-1223 x 227 or until 5:00pm on December 22 with any questions.

Please note: gift memberships must be purchased for another household. They cannot be used to renew one’s own family membership, or be used with any other offers.

Gift recipients will enjoy all the benefits of a Family Membership (regularly $225)

  • FREE admission for 2 adults and up to 4 children per household¹
  • FREE admission for nannies and caregivers²
  • 10% off at local restaurants
  • 10% off purchases at the CMOM Store
  • Members-only early mornings. (Museum opens 9am every Wednesday for members only.
  • Discounts on Museum Enrollment Classes
  • 50% off admission to more than 200 children’s museums throughout the US and Canada³
  • Discounts at local restaurants
  • Up to 25% off at select stores and entertainment venues
  • 12-month subscription to Family Fun Magazine
  • $189 of the membership fee is tax-deductible

Currently a CMOM member? Buy a gift membership for a friend and reccieve an extra month on your membership!

NOTE: Our beautiful Gift Certificate can be mailed directly to the recipient or to you − please let us know your preference when you fill out the order form. Mailing time for the certificate is typically 48 hours, for a quicker turnaround, please call Paola in Membership at 212-721-1223 x227). Since each certificate is individualized for each family, immediate turnaround is not possible. However, with advance notice, same day pickup at the Museum (212 West 83rd Street) is usually available Monday − Friday at 4:30pm.

Gift Memberships are not activated until the completed certificate is returned to the Museum. Free admission to the Museum can begin once the certificate is completed and returned.

¹Children must permanently reside in the same household

²Free admission for nannies and caregivers in place of, or accompanying, one adult. Note: a maximum of two adults will be admitted per visit for Family Memberships.

³Present your CMOM Membership card with its ACM logo for discounted admission at almost 200 museums across the U.S. and Canada. Receive 50% off general admission for up to six people at most museums. Local restrictions may apply and policies are subject to change. Call the destination museum to verify or for more information visit