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Membership—Your Ticket to So Much More

Members experience more of what makes the museum the cultural heart of Philadelphia. Join the museum family, renew your support, or give a year of art today.

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Membership Benefits

  • Be part of the city’s most devoted community of art lovers.
  • Bring guests for just $12.

Membership Options

Member $75 ($6.25/month)

Fully tax deductible
For 1 adult

Member Plus $125 ($10.41/month)

Fully tax deductible
For 2 adults

Keystone $250 ($20.83/month)

All but $68 is tax deductible
Best Value
Admission and exhibition tickets for 4 adults
4 one-time-use guest passes
2 one-time-use parking vouchers
Reciprocal admission for 2 at 50+ museums across North America. List of participating museums >>

    Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento
    Los Angeles County Museum of Art

    Denver Art Museum

    Hill-Stead Museum, Farmington
    Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford

    Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington

    District of Columbia
    The George Washington University Museum
    National Portrait Gallery
    The Phillips Collection
    Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Renwick Gallery
    The Textile Museum

    Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach

    High Museum of Art, Atlanta

    The Art Institute of Chicago

    Indianapolis Museum of Art
    Swope Art Museum, Terre Haute

    Des Moines Art Center

    New Orleans Museum of Art

    Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland
    Portland Museum of Art

    Academy Art Museum, Easton
    The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston
    Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
    Peabody Essex Museum, Salem
    Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton

    Detroit Institute of Arts

    Minneapolis Institute of Art
    Walker Art Center, Minneapolis

    The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City

    New Jersey
    New Jersey State Museum Foundation, Trenton
    Newark Museum
    Princeton University Art Museum

    New Mexico
    Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe

    New York
    Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo
    Cooper-Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, New York
    The Frick Collection, New York
    The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

    North Carolina
    North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh

    Cincinnati Art Museum
    The Cleveland Museum of Art
    Columbus Museum of Art
    Taft Museum of Art, Cincinnati
    The Toledo Museum of Art

    The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh
    Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh
    Frick Art and Historical Center, Pittsburgh

    Rhode Island
    RISD Museum, Providence

    Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville

    Blanton Museum of Art, Austin
    Dallas Museum of Art
    The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

    Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk
    Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond

    Seattle Art Museum
    Seattle Asian Art Museum

    Milwaukee Art Museum

    Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto
    Vancouver Art Gallery

    List as of January 2020; subject to change. This benefit provides free general admission but does not apply to special exhibitions that require an advance or timed ticket.

Artist $40 ($3.33/month)

Fully tax deductible
For the working artist
Proof of how you share your artwork with the public is required for first-time artist members.

The Artist membership is available for artists who work in a range of mediums, including painting, sculpture, drawing, print, photography, film, video, and digital media, or performance based art. Applicants are required to present documentation of how they share their work with the public (i.e. website, or exhibition announcement from current year) upon joining. Prior to purchasing an Artist membership online or by phone for the first time only, email to provide necessary documentation. Artist memberships will not be processed until proof is received. Artist gift memberships are not available.

Student $25

Fully tax deductible
For the student hard at work
Proof of current enrollment is required.

Your school email address is required as proof of enrollment. There will also be space to add your preferred email address for museum updates. Student memberships will not be processed until proof is received.

Museum Circle

More than additional benefits—it's an investment in the future of your museum.

Sustainer $500 ($41.66/month)

All but $92 is tax deductible
All Keystone benefits
Admission and exhibition tickets for 2 more adults (6 total)
Invitations to programs with curators and artists
2 more (6 total) one-time-use guest passes

Sponsor $1,000 ($83.33/month)

All but $253 is tax deductible
All Sustainer benefits
Invitations to social receptions and a behind-the-scenes tour
Complimentary exhibition catalogue

Patron $1,500 ($125/month)

All but $333 is tax deductible
All Sponsor benefits
2 tickets for a guided exhibition tour
Invitation to the Annual Patron Thank You Event
Invitation to an Associates event

Leadership Annual Giving

See Your Support in a New Light

With an elevated level of support comes an unmatched museum experience. Through exclusive access to museum experts, once-in-a-lifetime curator-led travel, and specially designed events, Associates and Chairman's Council donors witness firsthand how their support positively impacts the art, the people, and the programs of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Opportunities start at $2,500

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Enhance Your Membership

Join one or more of the museum’s friends groups to enhance your membership with focused programs and events geared toward your interests.

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Discount for K–12 & College Educators

Teachers receive a $30 discount on memberships (Member through Patron levels). Enjoy all the benefits of whichever level you choose, plus access to our teacher resources. Join us for a variety of teacher programs throughout the year.

Offer valid in person at the museum or by calling 215-684-7840. Full-time K–12 teacher or college faculty ID required.

Purchase Membership Online

Half-price general admission discount for guests is limited to 8 per visit. Dining discount excludes tax, gratuity, and alcoholic beverages. Museum facility rental discount does not apply to catering. Timed exhibition tickets are for a specific date, subject to availability. A nominal service charge is added for tickets ordered by phone or online. There is no service charge for Museum Circle members and above. The number of free tickets depends on the level of membership. Your membership must be current through the date for which your free tickets are booked. Guest passes are available upon request, and are not valid for ticketed exhibitions. Membership does not apply to group admission or tours.

For more information, please contact Membership by e-mail at .