Museum Friends

People at a Mindful Looking program

Get more out of your Denver Art Museum membership by becoming a Museum Friend! Museum Friends is an add-on membership that allows DAM members an opportunity to deepen their museum involvement and broaden their horizons with a community of like-minded art enthusiasts. Denver Art Museum Friends take part in educational activities, lectures, exclusive tours, and more. Choose a particular department of interest, but enjoy opportunities to participate across the museum.

All Museum Friends receive:

  • Free admission to lectures
  • Deeper discounts on courses and symposia
  • Advance registration for all lectures, courses, and symposia
  • Behind the scenes events and museum updates
  • Invitations to social gatherings and events for selected department of interest

As a Museum Friend, members choose one of the following departments of interest:

  • Friends of Architecture and Design
  • Friends of Art of the Ancient Americas and Latin American Art
  • Friends of Asian Art
  • Friends of Modern and Contemporary Art
  • Friends of Native Arts
  • Friends of Painting and Sculpture
  • Friends of Photography
  • Friends of Textile Art and Fashion
  • Friends of Western American Art

Museum Friends Dues

Museum Friends dues are in addition to any paid level of membership:

$125 Museum Friends – For one person/$200 Museum Friends – For two people

Access to one department of interest is included with a Museum Friends membership. Additional departments of interest may be added at an additional cost ($75 for one person/$125 for two people)

New members: To become a Denver Art Museum (DAM) member and a Museum Friend, stop by the visitor service desk, call 720-913-0130, or purchase online. To purchase online, you will need to purchase your DAM membership first. Once you have completed your purchase and activated your member account, you will then be able to login and add-on a Museum Friends membership.

Existing DAM members: If you are an existing DAM member and would like to add on Museum Friends to your membership, please contact a sales associate at 720-913-0130.

Note: A Museum Friends membership including one department of interest is included for supporters at The Museum Associates $2,500 level and above. To learn more about becoming a Museum Associate, call 720-913-0130 to speak to a sales associate.


Call 720-913-0130 or stop by the visitor services desk to speak with a sales associate.