Admission Discounts

Photo: Cathy Morris/Burke Museum
Photo: Cathy Morris/Burke Museum

two children look closely at a specimen in the prep lab

A Burke Museum membership pays for itself in 3 visits!

We look forward to welcoming you to the Burke!

Admission discounts are available via email or over the phone. To reserve discounted or reciprocal advance timed-entry admission tickets, please contact Visitor Services at or 206.616.8616. Online booking for these tickets is not available at this time.

Learn more about Burke Museum admission on our Visit page.

Free or Discounted Admission

Free First Thursday
FREE admission for all visitors

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Public Transit Discount
Save $4 per ticket, up to four (4) tickets, when you show your ORCA card or public transit ticket

EBT or SNAP Cardholders
FREE admission 

UW Staff, Students, Faculty & Retirees
FREE admission for Husky cardholder

AAA Members with ID Card
$4 off up to 4 tickets

Military Personnel and Families with ID
$4 off up to 4 tickets


Microsoft Prime Passport Holders
$4 off tickets for all cardholders

Reciprocal Admission Programs

The Burke Museum participates in the following reciprocal admission programs. Visitors can receive FREE admission for up to 2 Adults and up to 4 Youth.

North American Reciprocal Museum Association (NARM) Cardholders

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Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums (ROAM) Cardholders

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Port Townsend Marine Science Center Members

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Stonerose Interpretive Center Members

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Visitor Services