Admission & Tickets

General Admission is free, although donations are gladly accepted. There is a cover charge for special exhibits and the Butterfly Rainforest. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • All prices subject to change.
  • We accept cash, Travelers Checks, American Express, Visa, MasterCard and Discover.
  • All tickets are for that day only. Re-entry with ticket stub, wristband or hand stamp.
  • Butterfly Rainforest is an outdoor exhibit. NO REFUNDS for inclement weather.
  • The Florida Museum's Admission Assistance Program provides financial assistance to economically disadvantaged school children, other individuals and community groups. For more information, please call 352-273-2027 or email
  • Students who receive an 'A' or 'E' grade in science can provide their most recent report card at the front desk and receive a free admission with the purchase of a paid adult admission. The offer is valid for the Butterfly Rainforest exhibit, the temporary exhibit, when available, or a value admission for both exhibits.
  • From Memorial Day (May 26) through Labor Day 2014 (Sept. 1), as part of the Blue Star Museum program, all active duty military personnel and five family members will receive free admission to paid exhibits. Includes any active duty U.S. military - Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, as well as members of the National Guard and Reserve, U.S. Public Health Service and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissioned Corps.


General Public
Regular Prices
Wolf to WoofBest Value!
Butterfly Rainforest +
Wolf to Woof
Adult Free $10.50 $7 $14
Child Ages 3-17 Free $6 $4.50 $10

Discounted Prices**
Florida Resident w/ID Free $9 $6 $12
Senior 62+ w/ID Free $9 $6 $12
UF Student w/valid Gator 1 card Free Free Free Free
Non-UF College Student w/ID, FL schools only Free $9 $6 $12
ASTC Passport Members w/Card Free $8 Free $8
Museum Members w/Card Free Free Free Free

Donations are accepted for the Florida Museum of Natural History; suggested amounts are $6 for adults and $4 for children. Admission donations help support the Museum's exhibitions and education programs. The Museum accepts cash, charge or checks made payable to UF Foundation.

** Discounts cannot be combined with any other offers or discounts.

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