The Cade Museum participates in Museums 4 All, providing discounted admission for low-income families, and Blue Star Families, providing discounted admission for military families. Learn more about eligibility for these programs: https://museums4all.org/ https://bluestarfam.org/
The Cade participates in the Association of Science and Technology Centers (ASTC) Travel Passport Program, the Association of Children's Museums (ACM) Reciprocal Program, and the North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) Association.
ACM Reciprocal Program provides 50% off general admission for up to six (6) people. The cardholder must be present and is included in the count of six. Additional visitors must pay regular admission price.
ACM members looking to purchase tickets online should call the museum to receive the discount code.
Download the list of participating institutions here.
NARM https://narmassociation.org/members/ There are over 1,000 participating institutions in NARM, including museums, science centers, botanical gardens and more. Benefits include free admission and discounts on gift shop purchases.
Interested in a Group Tour? Schedule one on Thursday, Friday, or Saturday. Advance reservations are required. If your group can't come to the Cade Museum, let our Cade educators come to you.
Parking is free for the Cade Museum and provided in the following areas: parking lot adjacent to the Cade Museum, parking lot across the street at the Cade Museum Annex, 904 South Main Street, and on-street back-in parking on South Main Street.
The Cade Museum for Creativity & Invention 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL
Cade Annex Offices 904 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL
Driving Directions From I75 South Take exit 382 Williston Road. Turn left onto Williston Road/FL-121 and head East. Continue onto FL-331N/SW Williston Road. In 2.6 miles take a slight left onto South Main Street. In 1.8 miles the Cade Museum will be on the right side of the road. From I75 North Take exit 382 Williston Road. Turn right onto Williston Road/FL-121 and head East. Continue onto FL-331N/SW Williston Road. In 2.6 miles take a slight left onto South Main Street. In 1.8 miles, the Cade Museum will be on the right side of the road.
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