General Admission Discounts and Promotions

Military Appreciation Week

Military Appreciation Week

Free admission for Veterans and Active Military
November 6-10, 2019


To celebrate Veteran’s Week, COSI is providing free general admission for active military and veterans November 6-10, 2019 and $2 off for family members. Simply show your military ID at COSI’s Box Office to receive free or discounted admissions. Does not apply to add-on experiences and other restrictions may apply.

Save on Tickets to Disney on Ice presents Dream Big!

Save on Tickets to Disney on Ice presents Dream Big!

Coming to Nationwide Arena Jan. 29, 2020 - Feb. 2, 2020

COSI guests may save 20% off tickets to select performances* of Disney on Ice presents Dream Big using promo code COSI20. Purchase tickets at disneyonice.com or the Big Lots Box Office at Nationwide Arena.

*Offer valid on select seating for the following performances only: January 30 (7pm), January 31 (7pm), February 1 (11am, 3pm 7pm) and February 2(11am, 3pm). Additional fees and service charges may apply.

AAA Promotion

AAA Promotion

Show your valid AAA card with matching photo ID at COSI on Sundays in December 2019 for buy-one, get-one-free general admission! Journey into science at COSI – Columbus’ dynamic Center of Science and Industry. Get up close to dinosaurs in the American Museum of Natural History Dinosaur Gallery at COSI, and experience Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Secrets of the Sewers, an exhibition that invites families to join these “Heroes in a Half-Shell” to hone their ninja skills (both exhibitions included with paid admission). Explore Unseen Oceans, a special exhibition from the American Museum of Natural History (add-on ticket required). Offer valid on December 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29, 2019 at the COSI Box Office only. Limit two (2) buy-one, get-one general admission ticket offer redemptions per transaction. AAA members may purchase up to two general admission tickets and get up to two free general admission tickets (equal or lesser value) per Box Office transaction. Free ticket must be equal or lesser value to paid ticket. Other restrictions may apply. Not valid with other offers.

COSI's Green Challenge

COSI's Green Challenge

COSI's Green Challenge is being held in conjunction with COSI's latest traveling exhibition from the American Museum of Natural History, Unseen Oceans, with support from The Boxer Show on WCOL. Document your role in keeping our planet clean for a chance to win a prize. One grand prize will be drawn at random from all eligible entries on January 25, 2020. The grand prize will include a $500 gift card to The Outdoor Source and a COSI Ultimate Family Membership. Click here to learn more and enter.

Save $2 off General Admission WOSU MemberCard Club

Save $2 off General Admission WOSU MemberCard Club

Members can present either the traditional plastic WOSU MemberCard or the WOSU MemberCard mobile app to receive $2 off general admission (up to 4).

ASTC & ACM Reciprocal Admission

ASTC & ACM Reciprocal Admission

Participating members of the ASTC reciprocal network receive general admission to COSI*. Benefits do not apply to ASTC members whose place of residence is less than 90 miles from COSI. Per ASTC policy, the distance is measured “as the crow flies,” meaning that it is based on the linear radius, not driving distance. Science centers within 90 miles of one another are excluded from the program unless lifted by separate agreement. COSI will admit up to 2 adults and 4 children on an ASTC reciprocal membership. Participating members of the ACM reciprocal network receive 50% off exhibits admission. 50% ACM discount is valid for up to six people. Please call ahead to verify that you are eligible for the reciprocal admission benefit.

*ASTC free reciprocal admission to COSI does not include the American Museum of Natural History Dinosaur and Special Exhibition Gallery, COSI Planetarium, COSI Giant Screen Theater or the COSI Motion Simulator. Tickets for these experiences may be purchased at COSI’s Box Office.
Family Friday Night

Family Friday Night

Admission is $15 for adults and $10 for youth on the last Friday of the month from 5:00pm to 9:00pm!
Military Discount

Military Discount

Active, Reserve, and Retired Military - $2.00 off per person in the immediate family with proper ID. Active military also qualify for discounted memberships.

Senior Discount

Senior Discount

Seniors (ages 60 and up) receive a $2 discount on COSI general admission. Valid state-issued ID may be requested at the time of purchase.

Only available for purchase at COSI's Box Office. Cannot be used online.

Certified Teacher Discounts

Certified Teacher Discounts

Certified Teachers: Certified teachers are admitted to COSI free of charge with acceptable form of verification. Open to certified public/private PreK-12th grade school teachers, certified teachers at licensed/registered child care and preschool facilities, college/university faculty, and home educators. Acceptable forms of verification include: Faculty ID, OEA card, Teaching license/certificate, or letter from your school district indicating intent to home school.

Group Discounts

Group Discounts

Groups of 12 or more recieve special discounts to visit COSI.

COESRA Discount

COESRA Discount

$2.00 off exhibit admission with COESRA card. Applies to COESRA card holder and dependent children only.


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