Dreamers Circle

dreamers circle

leaders inspiring children to care about and change the world

By giving $1,000 or more to National Children’s Museum in a fiscal year (October 1 to September 30), individuals join the Dreamers Circle and provide critical support for the Museum’s ongoing exhibits, educational programs, and community outreach. These generous donors invest in the Museum’s mission and help inspire the next generation of innovators.

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tinkerer $1,000-$2,499

one year of free admission for three adults + all children in household

members-only mornings

invitation to onsite and virtual member events and programs

10% discount in the gift shop

invitation to private exhibit events and openings


  • annual report
  • signage in the Museum Entry Hall

designer $2,500-$4,999

all above benefits, plus

behind-the-scenes tour and event with Museum curators and leadership

invitation to annual fundraiser

innovator $5,000-$9,999

all above benefits, plus

one complimentary, non-private child’s birthday party at the Museum*

dreamer $10,000-$24,999

all above benefits, plus

annual breakfast with President + CEO, elected officials, and a special guest

thank you ad in The Washington Business Journal and press release recognition


  • premier or logo signage in the Museum Entry Hall
  • podium recognition at the annual fundraiser

For more information about these benefits, please contact membership@nationalchildrensmuseum.org.

Contributions and memberships are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. 

*Fair market value for birthday parties is $500. Dates must be scheduled in advance and confirmed with the Museum.