Membership

Basic Membership Benefits

  • FREE year-round admission to Blandford Nature Center
  • Reciprocal admission and discounts at more than 125 participating ANCA nature centers nationwide
  • Special member pricing for community programs and events, gift shop purchases, and Wildlife Care Experiences
  • Early and discounted registration for Farm CSA program
  • Early and discounted registration for Blandford Summer Camp (*not including Student and Individual Memberships)
  • NEW! Registration for exclusive members-only events

Types of Memberships

Individual – $45

  • Admission for 1 cardholder
  • Basic membership benefits, not including early and discounted Summer Camp registration

Become an Individual member!


Family – $70

  • Admission for 2 cardholders and dependents under 18 living in the same household
  • Basic membership benefits

Become a Family member!


Grandparent – $70

  • Admission for 2 cardholders and their grandchildren (when accompanied by cardholder(s)
  • Basic membership benefits

Become a Grandparent member!


Friend – $100

  • Admission for 2 cardholders and any 4 guests of any age each visit, when accompanied by cardholder(s)
  • Basic membership benefits

Become a Friend member!

Non-Profit – $125

  • Admission for 2 cardholders in the organization and up to 15 guests each visit, when accompanied by cardholder(s)
  • Basic membership benefits

Available for purchase in the MJD Visitor’s Center


Student – $25

  • Admission for 1 cardholder with valid high school or college ID
  • Basic membership benefits, not including early and discounted Summer Camp registration

Become a Student member!


U.S. Military- $25

  • For retired and active duty members of the U.S. Armed Forces
  • Eligible to purchase an Individual, Family, or Grandparent Membership with applicable basic membership benefits
  • Must show valid U.S. Military ID to the Visitor’s Services desk inside the MJD Visitor Center (scanned copies will not be accepted)

Available for purchase in the MJD Visitor’s Center


Add a Guest to a Membership – $15

Adding a guest allows you to bring an additional person with you each time you visit Blandford! This new feature is a great way to share your admission benefits with various family members, friends, or neighbors. (Guests must visit with the cardholders to get free admission)
Click Here to Add a Guest!

Add a Caregiver to a Membership – $20

Adding a caregiver to a membership allows a named family caregiver (nanny, babysitter, etc.) to bring the named children on a Family membership to Blandford without the card-holding members present. Click Here to Add a Caregiver!


Reduced Rate Membership Pricing

Those that require financial assistance can purchase Individual or Family memberships for $25. Prospective members whose combined household income is at or below 133% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines qualify. Refer to the table below:

# of Persons in Household133%
1$16,970.80
2$22,929.20
3$28, 887.60
4$34, 846.00
5$40, 804.40
6$46, 762.80
7$52, 721.20
8$58, 679.60