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Giving to the Perot Museum

More than just an innovative building with 11 hands-on amaze-your-brain exhibits, the Perot Museum of Nature and Science is inspiring the next generation of scientists, technologists, engineers and mathematicians. But we need your help!

Make a difference for thousands of children, families and school groups by making your contribution today.

5 Ways to Give!


With memberships starting at just $45 for a student, Perot Museum membership offers an array of benefits sure to meet your needs! Get the most out of your Museum visits while supporting our mission to inspire minds through nature and science – become a member today!

Scholarship/Financial Assistance

Last year, the Museum awarded over $250,000 in financial assistance for on-site and outreach education programs, after-school programs and camps. With the current economic challenges faced by school districts, the demand for assistance has increased dramatically. Your support will directly and meaningfully impact children, families and school groups.

General Operating Gifts

Your unrestricted, 100% tax-deductible gifts support the Museum's pursuit of excellence in exhibitions, education and research. Who knows, your gift could help give the next generation of scientists, technologists, engineers and mathematicians the inspiration they need to change the world!









Campaign for Excellence

The Campaign for Excellence is comprised of 7 distinct funds - from financial aid and traveling exhibits, to technology and innovation – designed to ensure the Perot Museum is the world-class, mind-blowing, brain-amazing museum the people of north Texas deserve.

Corporate Sponsorship

With a broad range of programs and opportunities spanning across multiple audiences, sponsorships at the Perot Museum offer the opportunity for corporate partners to invest wisely based on your desired target market.








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Financial Aid Wish List

We know we shouldn't tell our wish…but we really hope you can help make it come true!

The Perot Museum of Nature and Science is all about education, having served more than 400,000 school-aged children last year - more than any other Dallas area nonprofit. We are especially committed to helping the large number of at-risk students improve their understanding of science while discovering a passion for pursuing STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) areas of study, but we need your help!

When you fulfill one of the Perot Museum's financial aid wish list items, your donation has a direct and immediate impact by helping underserved children experience the Perot Museum and its programs. Please help us inspire the next generation of scientists, technologists, engineers and mathematicians by designating your gift to scholarships today!

  • $25,000 could help us inspire 2,500 students through live educational stage shows at the Museum
  • $5,000 could underwrite 12 educational outreach programs at deserving schools
  • $2,500 could provide access for 500 underserved school children to visit the Museum
  • $1,000 could provide supplies for 200 children to conduct a hands-on experiment
  • $500 could underwrite an outreach program for an entire school campus
  • $250 could fund a lab program for a class of 35 children
  • $100 could provide access to an educational 3D film for 10 school children
  • $5 could make the Museum accessible for one school child