Museum Membership


  • Memberships can be purchased on-site at the Museum, by phone from our Membership Office, at 414-224-3284, or online.

    Monthly giving is available for Individual level and above. Please call the Membership Office to enroll.

Be a part of the community that supports the Milwaukee Art Museum’s mission to inspire and engage.

Milwaukee Art Museum membership provides you with exclusive Member-only benefits and access to countless opportunities that engage and delight. As a Member, you receive free, unlimited admission, special access to programs and events, previews of upcoming exhibitions, and many more benefits that keep you connected to your Museum.

Member Month

We take benefits up a notch in May to celebrate you! Enjoy added perks throughout the month in thanks for your vital support.

  • Bring an extra guest to the Museum for free (beyond your usual allotment).
  • On Member Swap Days, Sat–Sun, May 4–5, receive free general admission to the Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, Charles Allis Art Museum, Milwaukee Public Museum, and Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum.
  • Every Thursday in May, shop with double your discount (20%) at the Museum Store and online.
  • Attend a special Member tour, “Hidden Treasures,” offered every Saturday in May at 11 a.m. RSVP at or 414-224-3284.

All Members enjoy:

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Access Membership Program


Discounted Family/Dual membership for those who participate in WIC, FoodShare, BadgerCare, or Medicaid

Learn more by downloading the application form below.

Membership is fully tax-deductible.



Free admission for one full-time enrolled student—ID required

Membership is fully tax-deductible.



Free admission for one adult and children under 18

Membership is fully tax-deductible.



Free admission for two adults and children under 18

Membership is fully tax-deductible.

Art Advocate


  • Free Museum admission for four adults and children under 18
  • New: Reciprocal membership benefits at more than 500 museums
  • Access to Member-only hours during Art in Bloom (paid reservation required)
  • Complimentary drink at quarterly Member Mingle events
  • Free admission to the Lakefront Festival of Art VIP First Look

Membership is fully tax-deductible.



All Art Advocate benefits, plus:

  • Reciprocal membership benefits at more than 1,000 museums
  • Invitation to annual Conversation with a Curator event and cocktail reception
  • Opportunity to join Museum support groups
  • 50% off purchases of Family/Dual gift memberships

Within the limits prescribed by law, $20 of the membership cost is not tax-deductible.



All Donor benefits, plus:

  • New: Free admission for two to Art in Bloom
  • Complimentary parking in the Calatrava or Museum Center Park garages for four visits
  • One private docent-led tour (by request; six weeks advance notice required)
  • Invitation to an after-hours curator-led exhibition tour and cocktail reception

Within the limits prescribed by law, $60 of the membership cost is not tax-deductible.

President’s Circle


Partner level Members and above receive greater access while providing greater impact.

Gift memberships

  • Membership makes the perfect gift! Give the gift of free, unlimited admission, access to Member-only events, and more.

    To purchase a gift membership, first select the membership level. Gift memberships can also be purchased at the Museum or by phone at 414-224-3284, Mon–Fri, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.

  • Call our membership team to request a digital certificate to share with your recipient before their card arrives by mail.

Student $40
Individual $75
Family/Dual $115
Art Advocate $250
Donor $500
Patron $800

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