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Join or renew today! Members help keep our collections and programs accessible to all. In exchange for their support, members receive exclusive access to the Museum and its collections. They also enjoy perks like discounts in the Museum Store and reduced program fees. Members at the Associate level or higher also receive membership in the North American Reciprocal Museum Program and the Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums. Together, the two organizations provide free admission to over 1,000 museums nationwide. For more information about the Museum's membership program, contact Brian Hendershot, Head of Communications and Outreach ([email protected]).

Membership Benefits 

  • Advance notice of, and priority registration for, programs and events
  • Two invitations to members-only events, including preview receptions and meetings with visiting artists and scholars
  • Specially guided tour through the Museum for you and your guests (Please call ahead)
  • A subscription to SHERDS, the Museum’s quarterly newsletter
  • Advance notice of, and priority registration for, programs and events
  • Two invitations to members-only events, including preview receptions and meetings with visiting artists and scholars
  • 10% off regular purchases in The Museum Store
  • Specially guided tour through the Museum for you and your guests (Please call ahead)
  • A subscription to SHERDS, the Museum’s quarterly newsletter
  • Recognition on the Museum's website
  • Membership in the Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums (ROAM) which provides reciprocal benefits to hundreds of museums in the US
  • Membership in the North American Reciprocal Museum Program (NARM), which provides free admission to over 900 museums
  • Advance notice of, and priority registration for, programs and events
  • Reduced registration fees for programs and events
  • 15% off regular purchases in The Museum Store
  • Two invitations to members-only events, including a behind-the-scenes tour that explores the exhibit-making process and invitations to view new acquisitions before they’re available for public viewing
  • Specially guided tour through the Museum for you and your guests (Please call ahead)
  • One complimentary Associate membership to give to a friend or family member
  • A subscription to SHERDS, the Museum’s quarterly newsletter
  • Recognition on the Museum's website
  • Membership in the Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums (ROAM) which provides reciprocal benefits to hundreds of museums in the US
  • Membership in the North American Reciprocal Museum Program (NARM), which provides free admission to over 900 museums

The Museum expresses sincere gratitude to its current members for their continued commitment
[Director’s Circle] June Beasley, Howard Chorost, Robert Chorost, Bruce and Sheryl Delp, Janet Herron and Gamaliel Leyva, Don and Mary Etta Herron, Richard "Pete" and Katie Herron, Suzannah M. Herron, Dr. Ernesto and Luisa Lira, David Model, Henry Moy, Don and Nelda Shaw, Taylor and Becky Shaw, Vicki and Scott Smith, Cherie Townsend, Buck and Natalie Hill, David and Karina Rilling [Curatorial Circle] Collin Groves, John and Sue Hinkel, Dian Jordan, Mary Kirkey, Bruce and Tina King, Billie Tomlison, Bill and Sharon White, Carolyn and Eddie White [Contributor] Robert and Pamela Brooks, Mike and Linda Deberry, Fred Fagan, Tom and Jane Harding, Kyle Jones, Jack Moy, Chris and Vonne Powell, Lewis and Karla Schwartz, Larry and Jennifer Shaffer, Dr. Lewis Stiles, Michelle and Terry D. Walker, Timmi Ross, Michael McElroy, Rod Buffington Stephen and Stephanie Ratcliff [Associate] Gregory and Jeanette Bohanan, Lindsay Campbell, Ai-Ling Chen, Eugene and Kay Cofer, Dr. Kaaren Day, Scott Doering, Lyla Doyle, Robbie Farley, Duffy Armstrong Farrell, Sally Gettys, Lou C. Kerr, Hannah King, Doris and Don Leatherwood, Carl and L. Sue Leforce, Jay Lindley, John and Pat Malin, Ramona and Doug Morris, Lloyd W. Page, Doris W. Perkins, Adrian and Kristi Routh, Sen. Joseph and Kimberlee Silk, Jeff and Elaine Smith, Mike and Anita Stevenson, Mr. and Mrs. William Denyer, George Hennessy, Bob and Robin Terry, Rev. J. Edson and Jean Way