Cabrillo Marine Aquarium
  Friends Membership  

FRIENDS Membership

    Being a member is a great way to support Cabrillo Marine Aquarium while receiving special members-only benefits. It's a win-win! Join our membership program today.

Find out more about becoming a Member!
  Your FRIENDS membership helps support the Aquarium's quality education, research and outreach programs provided to nearly 150,000 schoolchildren each year. Membership has benefits for everyone for you, the member and for us, the Aquarium! Keep your membership current and enjoy the following perks.

Membership Benefits (included with all levels for one full year):
  • Free Aquarium admission
  • Free Aquarium parking (number of passes increases with membership level)
  • Free subscription to Tidelines newsletter and calendar
  • Invitations to members-only events and exhibit premieres
  • 15% discount at the CMA Gift Shop
  • Discounts on all Aquarium workshops, excursions, education programs, and more
  • Free or discounted entry to more than 150 participating zoos, museums and aquariums nationwide
  • Unlimited access to Virginia Reid Moore Marine Research Library including FREE wireless internet
  • FREE entrance to CMA Meet the Grunion programs
Educators receive a special discount on membership - download the Teacher Discount Membership Application.

Become a FRIEND, renew your membership or give a gift membership using the links below or download our Membership Application.
Membership Levels

Student: $25  BUY
6 free parking entries ($54 value). Must have valid student ID.

Military Family: $40  BUY
12 free parking entries ($108 value)

Senior (62+): $40  BUY
6 free parking entries ($54 value)

Individual: $50  BUY
6 free parking entries ($54 value)

Family: $75  BUY
12 free parking entries ($108 value)

Supporter: $100  BUY
18 free parking entries ($108 value), a second personalized membership card and priority registration for events and programs

Sponsor: $150  BUY
18 free parking entries ($162 value), all Supporter benefits and a behind-the-scenes tour with senior CMA staff

Benefactor: $300  BUY
24 free parking entries ($216 value) and all Sponsor benefits

Patron: $500  BUY
Unlimited free parking entries, all Benefactor benefits and occasional special opportunities

Partner: $1,000  BUY
Unlimited free parking, all Patron benefits, a marine life photograph and invitations to exclusive special events including the Partners' Annual Dinner and early VIP entrance to the Grand Grunion Gala