Many Ways to Support The Works Museum
Become a member of The Works Museum or learn about other ways to support us and the amazing hands-on engineering experience we deliver to 80,000 kids and families each year.
Enjoy a full year of discovery, laughter, and fun with your young engineers. There’s a membership that’s just right for you.
Click on the arrow next to the statement that best describes you to find our recommended membership for your family, or read below to learn more about all our membership offerings.
You may also purchase a membership in person or call us at 952.888.4262.
Your gift makes a difference.
Every dollar makes a difference for the programs and activities you love at The Works Museum. Thank you for making a gift today!
53% of our budget comes from Museum admission and other earned income.
47% comes from charitable gifts.
The Works Museum is a nonprofit organization dedicated to inspiring the next generation of innovators, engineers, and creative problem solvers. We fuel kids’ natural interest and curiosity in science and engineering. A place like no other, The Works Museum offers programs and space where kids can design, create, and collaborate with one another and their families or school groups.
But we need your support. Contributions from our donors make up almost 50% of our budget. We rely on you to help us continue to offer the programs and experiences you value. Learn more about giving opportunities for individuals and corporations below.
We need your help to keep inspiring our future engineers. Gifts of all sizes are put to use by children discovering they can engineer. Learn more about Individual Giving to The Works Museum.
We are grateful for the support of local companies and businesses. Corporate gifts not only inspire the next generation of engineers, they also showcase your leadership role in promoting STEM education in our community.
Your company can support The Works Museum’s hands-on, minds-on engineering learning! Corporate contributions provide critical support for family activities and school group visits at The Works plus provide many benefits to your company.
Support from local and national foundations makes our work possible. Foundation gifts to our annual fund provide sustaining support for daily expenses. Program directed gifts allow us to reach all children with engaging engineering learning. Learn more about how your Foundation can make a difference.