As a Member, you can discover something new on every visit – all year long!

If you already have an Annual Pass Membership, you can upgrade to a Premium Individual Membership or Family Membership for some great extras! Click here!

Annual Pass Membership

Adult: Regular admission plus $14
Youth (7-17 years) and Seniors (65 years+): Regular admission plus $12
Child (3-6 years): $5

  • A full year of unlimited free admission to the Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre;
  • Free admission to Floating Ideas Lecture Series;
  • Discounts on a selection of our special programming (example: yoga)
  • Monthly e-newsletter
  • Discount on admission to the Royal BC Museum, the IMAX Movie Theatre in Victoria, and the Maritime Museum*

If you already have an Annual Pass Membership, you can upgrade to a Premium Individual Membership or Family Membership for some great extras! Click here!

Premium Individual Membership $75

  • A full year of unlimited free admission to the Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre;
  • Free admission to Floating Ideas Lecture Series;
  • Discounts on a selection of our special programming (example: yoga)
  • Invitations for you and a guest to special members-only behind the scenes tours (offered quarterly);
  • 15% discount on merchandise;
  • A Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre Member decal;
  • Monthly e-newsletter;
  • A distinctive Sea Star pin for your lapel;
  • Invitation to various Oceaneer enrichment evenings.
  • Discount on admission to the Royal BC Museum, the IMAX Movie Theatre in Victoria, and the Maritime Museum*

Premium Family Membership $250

  • A full year of unlimited free admission to the Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre for two adults and up to eight children or grandchildren below the age of 17 (names must be provided at time of payment);
  • A free birthday party for one child (a $75 value) OR 25% off one child’s registration fee for our Summer Camp program;
  • Free admission to Floating Ideas Lecture Series;
  • Discounts on a selection of our special programming (example: yoga)
  • Invitations for you and a guest to special members-only behind the scenes tours (offered quarterly);
  • 15% discount on merchandise;
  • Two Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre Member decals;
  • Monthly e-newsletter;
  • Two distinctive Sea Star pins for your lapel;
  • Invitation to various Oceaneer enrichment evenings;
  • Discount on admission to the Royal BC Museum, the IMAX Movie Theatre in Victoria, and the Maritime Museum*

Looking for a Corporate Membership? Click here!

There are three easy ways to purchase your Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre membership:

  • Visit the Membership Desk in the Centre (open daily).
  • Fill out our online membership form.
  • Call our Membership Desk at 250.665.7511.
 

Make a Donation

The Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre operates as a not-for-profit community facility that is self supporting through admission fees, grants and donations. The Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre is governed, funded and owned solely by the New Marine Centre Society. Initial funds for the Centre were raised through generous community support and a major donation from Shaw Communications.

You may donate directly to the Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre through CanadaHelps.

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The Centre is an approved 1% for the Planet Non-Profit Partner. You may also donate through 1% FOR THE PLANET.

*All Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre Annual Pass holders/Members receive a 20% discount on daily admission rates to the Royal British Columbia Museum,  the IMAX Movie Theatre, and the Maritime MuseumAnnual Pass holders/Members must show their pass card at the Box Office/Cashier in order to receive the discount. Family rate is excluded.