Group tours at Cincinnati Museum Center


Interested in seeing a special exhibit at Cincinnati Museum Center or a film in our OMNIMAX® Theater? Maybe a visit to the Cincinnati History Museum, Museum of Natural History & Science or Duke Energy Children's Museum is more to your liking? Prefer a step-on or guided tour? With great discounted pricing and amenities, we can create an experience your group will remember!

Here are some of our many amenities:

• Conveniently located off I-75
• Buses park free
• No comps, just very reasonable rates
• Special dining can be arranged
• Great gifts and unique merchandise
• No deposit required
• Minimum of 15 to receive group rates
• Packaged itineraries available

Call (513) 287-7021 or toll free at (800) 733-2077 to schedule your visit today or to request more information, or click the links below for more details.

Special exhibits and OMNIMAX® films
Regular group rates for Museums and OMNIMAX®

Student group rates for Museums and OMNIMAX®

Ticket vouchers


Special exhibits and OMNIMAX® films



June 13 through Oct. 9, 2014

In the age of the dinosaurs, a family of tiny castaways was swept out to sea. Eventually they landed on a mysterious island and evolved into some of the most extraordinary animals you’ll ever meet—the lemurs of Madagascar. Click here for more information about this OMNIMAX® film.




June 13 through Oct. 9, 2014

How was the universe formed? Does it change? Is there life beyond Earth? Today’s astronomers are looking for answers, and they’re finding clues with help from the world’s most powerful telescopes. Click here for more information about this OMNIMAX® film.



Treasures in Black & White

April 25 through Oct. 12, 2014

Take a look through the photographer's lens and revisit Cincinnati's neighborhoods, architecture and people from the outbreak of the Civil War to the 1960s. Based on the 2006 book Historic Photos of Cincinnati, Treasures in Black & White: Historic Photographs of Cincinnati showcases photographs, historical artifacts, archival materials and other visual media from Cincinnati Museum Center's collections that bring the images to life. Located in the South Gallery of the Cincinnati History Museum, the exhibit is included with museum admission or an All Museums Pass.



Jerusalem OMNIMAX® Film

Opening Oct. 10, 2014

Take an inspiring and eye-opening tour of one of the world’s oldest and most enigmatic cities. Destroyed and rebuilt countless times over 5,000 years, Jerusalem’s enduring appeal remains a mystery. What made it so important to so many different cultures? How did it become the center of the world for three major religions? Why does it still matter to us? Click here for more information about this film.



Mummies of the World

Nov. 26, 2014 through April 2015

Come face to face with the largest exhibition of mummies and related artifacts ever assembled in the exhibition Mummies of the World. This groundbreaking exhibition bridges the gap between past and present, showing how science can shed light on history, the study of medicine and cultures around the world. Check back soon for group pricing information.



Holiday Traditions Live Here!

Nov. 7, 2014 through Jan. 4, 2015

Schedule your group for Holiday Junction featuring the Duke Energy Holiday Trains, an imaginative model train display that has been a Cincinnati tradition for almost 70 years. This annual experience is included with admission to the Cincinnati History Museum and All Museums Pass.

Regular group rates for Museums and OMNIMAX®

Regular Group Rates are available year-round, seven days a week, during regular Museum hours and for any OMNIMAX® presentation. Cincinnati Museum Center offers group rates for 15 or more paying visitors to any one or combination of our four permanent attractions. Visitors and attractions must be scheduled for the same date and time. A TWO WEEK ADVANCE reservation is required, and Group Specialists are available 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday to assist with scheduling your best possible options. Discounts are offered only with advance reservations and payment in full is requested 10 BUSINESS DAYS IN ADVANCE of your scheduled visit.

  Group Adult
(13 and older)
Group Child
(ages 3-12)
Museums Pass + OMNIMAX® $16 $11
Museums Pass $12.50 $8.50
1 Museum + OMNIMAX® $12 $9
1 Museum $8.50 $6.50
OMNIMAX® $7.50 $5.50

Student group rates for Museums and OMNIMAX®

Student Group Rates are the same as Group Child pricing but for everyone in the group, including the adult chaperones for organized school and youth groups, grades K-12. This pricing is available 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday on designated school days (September-May), and for all other days prior to noon. Advance reservations are required and groups must arrive and check-in prior to noon to guarantee Student Group Rates.

Ticket vouchers

Can’t visit as an organized group? Work with our Senior Director of Tourism & Group Sales to purchase no date/no time ticket vouchers at a group rate. Order 15 or more All Museums Passes and/or OMNIMAX® tickets and receive a reduced rate on ticket vouchers that can be redeemed on an individual basis at a time that is most convenient for you. Call (513) 287-7068 (Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.) to request more information and be sure to mention ticket vouchers.


Group pricing is offered for an advance reservation of 15 or more with one contact for the group and one method of payment. Final count and payment in full are due two weeks (10 business days) in advance of a scheduled visit date. Any count reductions or full cancellations of Regular Groups are due two weeks (10 business days) in advance of a scheduled visit date to receive a refund. Any reductions made within two weeks (10 business days) of a visit date will not be refunded. Student Groups have up to 48 hours (two business days) prior to a scheduled visit date to cancel without a penalty. Cancellations made within 48 hours are subject to pay 50% of reservation and no-shows are subject to pay 100% of reservation.

Toddlers ages 1 & 2 are free in the OMNIMAX® provided they are seated in a caregiver’s lap and $5.50 per child for museums. Toddlers are not included in the minimum of 15 to receive group rates with an advance reservation.

Schedule your visit

Group rates: Call 513-287-7021 or toll free at 800-733-2077 for more information. Click here for school field trip information.

Group visits & ticket vouchers: Call 513-287-7021 (Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.) or request for information here and be sure to mention ticket vouchers.