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Museum Membership

It’s a remarkable time to be a member. You’ll want to visit again and again to see our changing exhibitions and the seasonal natural beauty of our campus set on a 145-acre nature preserve. An array of public programs are tailored for each exhibition to enhance your appreciation and understanding of the art on view. The opening of the Manes Family Art & Education Center has increased our art class offerings for aspiring artists of all ages. In addition to instructor-led classes for adults and families, several drop-in programs are free to members on select dates.

Free Admission

As a member you’ll receive unlimited free admission to the Saltzman Fine Art building and The Manes Family Art & Education Center. In addition, members will receive free admission to Family Sundays at the Museum and several drop in programs including Studio Saturdays and Fri Yay! Art Day.

A Year Full of Art

Exhibitions of major works by renowned artists are on display in two buildings with family friendly tours, classes, art-making, and special programs 

Enrich Your Mind

The Museum offers dozens of art classes, lectures, films and documentaries, tours, performances, environmental programs and more to enhance your appreciation and understanding of each changing exhibition.

Take an Art Class

Members receive discounts on art classes offered at the newly refurbished Manes building, a dynamic and inspiring environment in which aspiring artists of all ages and abilities can find creative engagement through a variety of activities, projects, and talks.

Be One with Nature

Sculpture park, formal gardens, nature trails… You’ll want to visit in all seasons to see natural beauty unfold on our 145-acre nature preserve.

Shop the Museum Store

Members receive a 10% discount at the Museum Store, featuring artful gifts, objets d’art and design concepts. Shop an extraordinary variety of jewelry, fashion accessories, home décor, books, stationery, arts and crafts and creative toys and games.

Invitation-Only Events

Membership has its privileges. As a member of the Museum you’ll get access to invitation-only events, such as exhibition previews, and select Director’s programs and more.

Subscription to Muse News

Muse News, the Museum’s official newsletter, is a full-color publication highlighting the latest Museum events and offerings, inlcuding stories of the community and business leaders who make our mission possible. It is published for each exhibition.

Support Your Community

The support of our members allows the Nassau County Museum of Art to bring the joy and wonder of art to all in our community. The Museum enriches visiting school children, educators and those with special needs, including autism and memory loss.

Membership Levels For Everyone

Student

(For Full Time Students)

All core member benefits, plus:

  • Admission for one adult
  • Invitation for one to all Saturday morning previews
  • One guest pass
    (for a one-time visit)

Senior

(Age 62+)

All core member benefits, plus:

  • Admission for one adult
  • Invitation for one to all Saturday morning previews
  • One guest pass
    (for a one-time visit)

Senior Couple

(For Two Adults Age 62+)

All core member benefits, plus:

  • Admission for two adults and up to four children or grandchildren
    (up to age 16)
  • Invitation for two to all Saturday morning previews

Individual

All core member benefits, plus:

  • Admission for one adult
  • Invitation for one to all Saturday morning previews
  • One guest pass
    (for a one-time visit)

Dual / Family

All core member benefits, plus:

  • Admission for two adults and up to four children or grandchildren
    (up to age 16)
  • Invitation for two to all Saturday morning previews
  • Free Admission to Family Sundays at the Museum

Supporting

All core member benefits, plus:

  • Eligible to join the Contemporary Collectors Circle
  • Admission for two adults and up to four children or grandchildren
    (up to age 16)
  • Invitations for two to
    all Friday evening previews
  • Invitations for two to the Museum’s special events
  • Four guest passes
    (for a one-time visit)

Sustaining

All core member benefits, plus:

  • Eligible to join the Contemporary Collectors Circle
  • Admission for two adults and up to four children or grandchildren
    (up to age 16)
  • Invitations for two to
    all Friday evening previews
  • Invitations for two to the Museum’s special events
  • Invitations for two to special dinners, receptions and tours 
  • Eight guest passes
    (for a one-time visit)

Friend

All core member benefits, plus:

  • Eligible to join the Contemporary Collectors Circle
  • Admission for two adults and up to four children or grandchildren
    (up to age 16)
  • Invitations for two to
    all Friday evening previews
  • Invitations for two to the Museum’s special events
  • Invitations for two to special dinners, receptions and tours 
  • Private docent-led tour, by appointment, Tuesday-Saturday
  • Two complimentary tickets to a Museum lecture (reservations required)
  • Ten guest passes
    (for a one-time visit)

Enhance Your Membership

Contemporary Collectors Circle (CCC)

  • Open to members in the Supporting Level membership and above.
  • The Contemporary Collectors Circle are a group of patrons who share an interest in contemporary art.
  • Members enjoy private tours of museums, art galleries and artists’ studios.
  • The CCC raises funds to purchase contemporary works for the Museum’s permanent collection; the CCC membership fee applies directly to this acquisition fund.

Friends of the Garden

  • Added to any level of membership
  • Friends of the Garden raise funds to support the maintenance and development of the Museum’s 145-acre property, including an historic formal garden, rare specimen trees, a pinetum (collection of conifers) and hiking trails. 

Join the Museum Council Circle

The Museum Council Circle is a key group of members who enjoy special benefits and exclusive privileges such as tours of prestigious art institutions, private receptions at major galleries, and unique cultural offerings including behind-the-scenes access to important private collections.

Sponsor

All of the benefits of Friend membership plus:

  • Acknowledgement of your support in all Museum publications
  • Acknowledgement of your support on the Museum Council board in the lobby
  • Exclusive invitations to member-only Museum Council events
  • Privilege of a 25% discount on site fee to host an event at the Museum
  • A total of 15 guest passes
    (for a one-time visit)

Curator's Circle

All of the benefits of Friend membership plus:

  • Acknowledgement of your support in all Museum publications
  • Acknowledgement of your support on the Museum Council board in the lobby
  • Exclusive invitations to member-only Museum Council events
  • Privilege of a 30% discount on site fee to host an event at the Museum
  • A total of 20 guest passes
    (for a one-time visit)

Director's Circle

All of the benefits of Friend membership plus:

  • Acknowledgement of your support in all Museum publications
  • Acknowledgement of your support on the Museum Council board in the lobby
  • Exclusive invitations to member-only Museum Council events
  • Privilege of a 35% discount on site fee to host an event at the Museum
  • Invitation to exclusive Director’s Circle only reception
  • A total of 30 guest passes
    (for a one-time visit)

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