Becoming a Member of the Delaware Art Museum is smart and easy! There is always so much to do, see, and enjoy here. Our Members experience everything we have to offer as one of our very special guests. Join now and immediately begin to enjoy 12 full months of Member-only privileges. You will become a Museum VIP and feel good knowing your support is making a difference for your Museum and your community.
All Delaware Art Museum Members enjoy:
- FREE admission
- FREE Member-only preview parties for special exhibitions
- Subscription to Museum Magazine
- Invitation to the May annual meeting
- FREE Member events
- FREE kid-friendly programs
- Discounts on Studio Art Classes
- Discounts on Summer Art Camps
- Discounts on special events and programs
- 10% discount in the Museum Store
- 10% discount in the Thronson Café
- $2 off general admission at the following local attractions through Explore & Save: Delaware Contemporary, Delaware Museum of Natural History, Tyler Arboretum, Winterthur, Brandywine Zoo, Chester County Historical Society, Colonial Plantation, Longwood Gardens, and Brandywine Conservancy & Museum of Art
Member Levels and Benefits
- Membership for One: $59 includes all basic benefits listed for as many adults covered by the Membership
- Membership for Two: $79 includes all basic benefits listed for as many adults covered by the Membership
- Membership for Four: $125 includes all basic Memberships benefits, plus reciprocal Member privileges for two adults at over 200 art museums in North America through the AMRN and ROAM Museum networks
- Household children or grandchildren up to age 17 are included on every Membership
- Seniors receive a 10% discount on Basic Membership prices
OPTIONAL ADD ON: Friends of the Library $20
Emerging Visionaries brings together young professionals who share a passion for supporting the Delaware Art Museum. Emerging Visionaries gain unique access and insider insights on the rich artistic culture of our area through exclusive curated social, educational, and networking events throughout the year.
Emerging Visionaries Society Membership: $100
All the Basic Membership benefits plus:
- VIP and Early Access to museum exhibitions and events
- Exclusive curated events with the museum, artists, and gallerists in a social environment
Emerging Visionaries Circle Membership: $300 A vital part of the Delaware Art Museum’s future, the Circle is geared toward the development of an active and committed group of entry-level collectors and donors. The Circle generous annual membership contributions provide critical support for our mission and programs.
Circle members enjoy all of the privileges of the Emerging Visionaries membership, plus:
- 4 Museum guest passes – bring your friends with you!
- Educational events with curators, collectors, and gallerists that will focus on developing your eye, living with art, and supporting the local art scene.
All the Basic Membership benefits for six adults, plus:
- Invitations to the Museum’s special interest group events. Supporting Members may join any of the four groups: Illustration, Pre-Raphaelite, American Art, and Contemporary Art.
All the Sponsor Membership benefits, plus:
- Invitations to exclusive donor events
- Discounts on renting Museum facilities for weddings, parties, or business meetings
Director’s Circle Membership
The Director’s Circle secures the future of the Delaware Art Museum. Membership at this level offers rewarding opportunities to get to know the Museum’s collection and staff on a deeper level.
- John Sloan Society: $1,500
- Howard Pyle Society: $5,000
- Rossetti Circle: $10,000
As the original contribution to a Donor Advised Fund (DAF) provides the maximum tax deduction, Memberships paid through a DAF are only eligible for Basic Membership benefits that have insubstantial or no fair market value.
The Delaware Art Museum is a Member of The Museum Travel Alliance. MTA provides our Museum Members with access to a curated selection of privileged travel opportunities led by renowned curators and scholars. Visit https://museumtravelalliance.com/travel.php to view available trips.