Membership

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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 welcome desk within 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."

Denver Arts Week Special Membership Offer: This week only, sign up for any Denver Art Museum membership level and get an extra month (13 months of membership for the price of 12 months) of art access by using promo code DAW19 onsite, over the phone, or online November 1–9, 2019. JOIN TODAY!

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 and Treasures of British Art: The Berger Collection.
  • Discounted prices for special ticketed exhibitions, including Claude Monet: The Truth of Nature.
  • 10% discount in The Shops and Callahan Café, and more savings during special sales.
  • Member-only previews and events.
  • Discounts and priority registration for programs, lectures, and classes.
  • On & Off the Wall member magazine subscription and member-only email.
  • Eligibility to join Museum Friends and volunteer councils.
  • 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, November 18, 2019.

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

  • Two visitor walk past Monet title wall
    Event: Members

    Monet Member Morning 

    This event is sold out.
    Monday, November 18, 2019 - 9:00am10:15am.

    Enjoy these special member-only mornings and see Claude Monet: The Truth of Nature before the museum opens to the public.

    Ticket quantities are limited by membership level for Monet Member Mornings, which are offered on the following dates from 9 to 10:15 am:

    November 18, 2019 (SOLD OUT)

    November 30, 2019 (SOLD OUT)

    December 28, 2019 (SOLD OUT) More

  • Two visitor walk past Monet title wall
    Event: Members

    Monet Member Morning 

    This event is sold out
    Saturday, November 30, 2019 - 9:00am10:15am.

    Enjoy these special member-only mornings and see Claude Monet: The Truth of Nature before the museum opens to the public.

    Ticket quantities are limited by membership level for Monet Member Mornings, which are offered on the following dates from 9 to 10:15 am:

    November 18, 2019 (SOLD OUT)

    November 30, 2019 (SOLD OUT)

    December 28, 2019 (SOLD OUT) More

  • Young girl browses shelves with older man and young boy in background.
    Event: Members

    Member Holiday Shopping Event

    Monday, December 2, 2019 - 10:00am7:00pm.

    Don't miss the most popular member event of the year, featuring complimentary gift wrapping and holiday refreshments. More

  • Two visitor walk past Monet title wall
    Event: Members

    Monet Member Morning 

    This event is sold out.
    Saturday, December 28, 2019 - 9:00am10:15am.

    Enjoy these special member-only mornings and see Claude Monet: The Truth of Nature before the museum opens to the public.

    Ticket quantities are limited by membership level for Monet Member Mornings, which are offered on the following dates from 9 to 10:15 am:

    November 18, 2019 (SOLD OUT)

    November 30, 2019 (SOLD OUT)

    December 28, 2019 (SOLD OUT) More

  • Two visitor walk past Monet title wall
    Event: Members

    Monet Member Morning 

    This event is sold out.
    Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 9:00am10:15am.

    Enjoy these special member-only mornings and see Claude Monet: The Truth of Nature before the museum opens to the public.

    Ticket quantities are limited by membership level for Monet Member Mornings, which are offered on the following dates from 9 to 10:15 am:

    November 18, 2019 (SOLD OUT)

    November 30, 2019 (SOLD OUT) More