FAQ

All Members enjoy:

  • Unlimited general admission for one year for named cardholder(s) and guest(s)
  • Complimentary tickets
  • A free drink and snack during each visit
  • Discounts on regularly priced plants at Gateway Garden Center in Hockessin
  • Invitations to member-only ticketed events
  • Monthly membership e-newsletter
  • Year-round admission discounts at select Brandywine Valley Attractions

Explore and Engage members receive 10% off all Ecological Gardening Certificate courses.

Engage Members also enjoy: 

  • Behind-the-scenes tours
  • A free native plant

Click below to view all benefits by membership level.

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Yes! Mt. Cuba Center is open for general admission from April through mid-November. All events that are free with general admission are free for members. Classes and programs are offered year-round.

Yes, Mt. Cuba offers seasonal family programming including Story Time Sprouts, Family Yoga, and many of our events including Nature Play Day are family-friendly and include activities for kids of all ages. 

You will receive two (Individual+ level) or four (Dual+ level) single-use guest passes good for admission any time within one year from the start of your membership. You do not need to be present when these passes are used. 

Yes, our Individual+ memberships are built for an individual card holder who can bring a guest on every visit. 

Yes, a portion of your membership is tax deductible. We will provide a letter detailing the tax-deductible amount at time of purchase. 

No, member cards are nontransferable. For guest(s) to receive free admission, the member cardholder must be present and have their membership card with them. 

You may renew your membership on-site, by calling our front desk, or online. Your membership ID number (18-digit number found on virtual and physical membership cards) and the primary cardholder’s last name are needed to renew. 

Yes! Please click here to give the gift of membership.