Leadership Circle Benefits

Leadership Circles is a distinguished group of individuals who share a passion and deep commitment to the Museum’s mission. In recognition of this extraordinary level of dedication, individuals enjoy special access to programs and events.

Join or renew today, and you will have the opportunity to experience all of the things that make The Nat such an exceptional institution.  

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John Audubon Circle


  • Unlimited free admission to the Museum and unlimited free entry to films
  • Ten guest passes
  • Discount on public programs and Nat Talks
  • 10% discount in the Museum store and café
  • Free or discounted admission to over 300 science centers around the world through the Association of Science and Technology Centers Passport Program
  • Invitations to exclusive events, including exhibition openings

John Muir Circle

All the John Audubon Circle benefits, plus:

Carl Linnaeus Circle

All the John Muir Circle benefits, plus:

Charles Darwin Circle

All the Carl Linnaeus Circle benefits, plus:

Questions about your Leadership Circles membership?
Please contact Alejandra Saavedra at 619.255.0273 or asaavedra@sdnhm.org.