Membership

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Visitors at the DAM

BECOME A MEMBER

Find a like-minded community, enrich your life through transformative experiences with art, and get access to countless opportunities to engage and delight. Become a member today and learn just how much the Denver Art Museum has to offer!

It’s easy to join the Denver Art Museum or renew your membership. Visit, call, or click!

Visit: Purchase or renew your membership at the visitor services desk inside the museum.

Call: Contact the membership office at 720-913-0130 (10 am-5pm) to purchase or renew your membership over the phone.

Click: Select a level below to join, renew, or give a gift membership.

Senior (age 65+), Student, and Teacher individual memberships are available at a discounted rate ($45) when you show proof of eligibility at a museum welcome desk. Senior memberships can be renewed by phone.

Interested in purchasing a GIFT MEMBERSHIP? Click on the desired level below and select "Gift."

The basic benefits including unlimited free general admission for one for an entire year, plus two free general admission guest passes.

The basic benefits including unlimited free general admission for two for an entire year, plus two free general admission guest passes.

The basic benefits, including unlimited free general admission for an entire year for two named card-holders and two free general admission guest passes, plus:

  • Free membership cards for all children residing in the same household (age 18 and under)
  • Free admission for all children residing in the household for all specially ticketed exhibitions
  • Special kid-friendly offers and communications including a special gift on each child’s birthday

The basic benefits, including unlimited free general admission for an entire year for two named card-holders and four guests per visit, up to six total adult tickets per visit, including the cardholder(s) and four general admission guest passes, plus:

Reciprocal admission privileges at more than 70 museums nationwide via the Art Museum Reciprocal Network, the Western Reciprocal Program, and Museum’s West.

The basic benefits, including unlimited free general admission for an entire year for two named card-holders and four guests per visit, up to six total adult tickets per visit, including the cardholder(s) and six free general admission guest passes, plus:

  • Reciprocal admission privileges at more than 70 museums nationwide via the Art Museum Reciprocal Network, the Western Reciprocal Program, and Museum’s West
  • Two free admissions for every ticketed exhibition
  • One 30% off one item coupon in the Shop

The basic benefits, including unlimited free  general admission for an entire year for four named card-holders, up to eight total tickets per visit, including the cardholder(s) and six free  general admission guest passes, plus:

  • Reciprocal admission privileges at more than 70 museums nationwide via the Art Museum Reciprocal Network, the Western Reciprocal Program, and Museum’s West
  • Two free admissions for every ticketed exhibition
  • One 40% off one item coupon in the Shop
  • One free exhibition catalog (up to $50)
  • Listing in the annual report

Membership in The Museum Associates offers unparalleled access to the Denver Art Museum and its collections. Privileges include an unlimited entry for eight to the Denver Art Museum plus invitations for two to private exhibition previews and opening receptions, private home collection tours, lectures with artists and art luminaries, and art-related travel opportunities.

The levels of The Museum Associates are as follows:

  • $5,000 The First 100 Museum Associates
  • $2,500 The Museum Associates  
  • $1,000 Young Museum Associates (45 and under)
  • $1,500 Senior Museum Associates (65 and over)

Plus, the majority of your gift is tax-deductible (details below). Additional Museum Friends benefits are complimentary for the $2,500 level and above.

Your contribution supports the Denver Art Museum’s mission to enrich our cultural community through programs and exhibitions. Opportunities throughout the year cover all of the nine curatorial departments and give members the chance to meet curators, museum leaders, and other art enthusiasts.

To learn more about The Museum Associates, contact Janine Jackson 720-913-0037 or by email: jjackson@denverartmuseum.org.

Every Membership Includes:

  • FREE general admission for an entire year, including select exhibitions like The Light Show, Treasures of British Art: The Berger Collection, and Norman Rockwell: Imagining Freedom (May 3 - August 23).
  • Discounted prices for special ticketed exhibitions, including Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera, and Mexican Modernism (Opening October 25)
  • 10% discount in The Shops and Callahan Café, and more savings during special sales.
  • Member-only previews and events. Be amongst the first to preview the Martin Building reopening on June 3 & 4.
  • Discounts and priority registration for programs, lectures, and classes. Members also receive discounts and priority registration for summer camps, which return to the DAM in June!
  • On & Off the Wall member magazine subscription and member-only email.
  • Eligibility to join Museum Friends, a membership add-on for those who are interested in deepening their support of the DAM.
  • Tax deduction—a portion of dues is tax-deductible.
Membership chart 2019 October

Tax Deduction

As a nonprofit organization, the Denver Art Museum is required by the IRS to provide written disclosure of the fair market value (FMV) of benefits received.

For tax year 2018, the tax-deductible portion of memberships is as follows:

Senior/Student/Teacher $45; Individual $55; Dual $75; Family $83; Sustaining $148; Contributing $223; Supporting $381

The Museum Associates membership levels: The Young Museum Associates $719; The Senior Museum Associates $1,219; The Museum Associates $2,219; First 100 Museum Associates $4,719

For more information, call the membership office at 720-913-0130 (10 am to 5 pm).

  • Monet painting of path in wheatfields with ocean and sky in background.
    Event: Members

    Monet Member-Only Tours

    Occurs every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday through January 31, 2020. Next Occurs on Monday, January 27, 2020.

    Members can enjoy docent-led tours of Claude Monet: The Truth of Nature every weekday during the run of the exhibition. More

  • Two women in gallery looking at Monet paintings.
    Event: Members

    Monet Member Evenings

    Occurs every Tuesday through January 28, 2020. Next Occurs on Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 5:00pm8:00pm.

    These special member-only viewing times are now sold out.

    Enjoy Claude Monet: The Truth of Nature during these special member-only evenings during the month of January.

    January 7, 14, 21, and 28, from 5 to 8 pm.

    Last ticket sold for 6:30 pm entry; advance reservations recommended for member events. More

  • Man stands before screen with images of Claude Monet's artwork
    Event: Members

    2020 Annual Meeting

    Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - 5:00pm6:30pm.

    Members are invited to the Denver Art Museum's Annual Meeting.

    Business at this meeting includes nomination of trustees, a report on museum activities, and an opportunity to learn more about our 2020 exhibitions.

    Reception before the meeting at 5 pm in El Pomar Grand Atrium; meeting in Lewis I. Sharp Auditorium at 5:30 pm.

    Open to DAM members only.

    Seating is limited; reservations are free, but are required.

    Reservations will open January 3 at 10 am, and must be made by February 28. More

  • Natural Forces: Winslow Homer and Frederic Remington Member Preview
    Event: Members

    Natural Forces: Winslow Homer and Frederic Remington Member Preview

    Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 10:00am5:00pm.

    Join us for a preview of Natural Forces: Winslow Homer and Frederic Remington, which will showcase over 60 artworks connecting artistic themes and techniques used by the two acclaimed American artists born a generation apart.

    See unforgettable images that capture the quintessential American spirit through works of art at the turn of the late-19th and early-20th centuries, an era of growing industrialization and notions of the closing of the American western frontier. More