Fernbank Museum is open daily 10am to 5pm with additional evening hours Friday-Saturday from 5:30pm to 9pm. Online tickets required. Learn what we are doing to keep guests and employees safe.
Donors are integral in fulfilling Fernbank Museum's mission to inspire life-long learning of natural history through immersive programming and unmatched experiences to encourage a greater appreciation of our planet and its inhabitants. As a private 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization, Fernbank relies on your generosity to ensure the museum can continue to present cultural and scientific enrichment programs to nearly half-a-million children and families annually.
We need you now more than ever. Please support our future with a tax-deductible donation to Fernbank’s COVID-19 Recovery Fund.
Help inspire more than 400,000 individuals through a charitable, tax-deductible gift today. From immersive permanent and special exhibits to hands-on family programming and memorable educational experiences, your generosity makes it possible!
Measurably advance Fernbank's educational mission through an unrestricted gift of $2,500 or more and join one of Fernbank's distinguished Giving Societies, with exclusive donor benefits.
Enrich your experience all year long with special Patron Member access while ensuring that Fernbank can continue to provide engaging experiences to our entire community.
Support the Museum's educational mission by participating in Fernbank's signature annual gala A Timeless Affair.
Appreciated securities, such as stocks and mutual funds, are an excellent way to support Fernbank and may provide a greater tax benefit than an equivalent cash gift. For more details, please contact the Development Office at Development@FernbankMuseum.org or 404.929.6371.
Leave a lasting legacy at Fernbank and protect Fernbank's future through a planned gift.
Honor a friend or loved one through a gift to the Annual Fund. Memorial and tribute gifts are a unique and meaningful way to recognize the special people in your life.
Fernbank establishes a variety of community outreach programs to reach underserved students through scholarships, sponsored field trips and specialized school programs.
Fernbank Museum is honored to receive funding from generous corporations, foundations and individuals to help subsidize admissions for underserved students through the Museum Access Scholarship program.
Provide critical support for Fernbank Museum and enrich our community while realizing your corporate and foundation goals.
Ensure the depth and breadth of Fernbank's educational programming by making a major gift to the Museum and joining our educational partners—a group of individuals, foundations and corporations committed to Fernbank's mission.
Gifts to Fernbank Museum can be made online using the Give Now button above, by phone at 404.929.6371 or by mail:
767 Clifton Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
If you have questions or need additional information, please contact the Development Office at Development@FernbankMuseum.org or 404.929.6371.
Fernbank Museum holds a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, the nation's largest charity evaluator, for 7 consecutive years.This rating demonstrates Fernbank’s commitment to financial stewardship, transparency and best practices to fulfill its mission. Fernbank Museum does not sell its member, donor lists or email subscriber lists and does not share this information with other nonprofits. Fernbank Museum may share its donor, member or e-mail subscriber list with an authorized third party that is working on behalf of Fernbank Museum. To review Fernbank’s rating, click on the Charity Navigator logo.
In accordance with IRS regulations, your tax-deductible charitable donation must be received or postmarked on or before December 31 to be counted for that calendar year. When in doubt, you may always make your charitable contribution via the museum’s secure web site. All online donations are recorded in real time.