Support the arts in Dubuque by signing up for a membership to the Dubuque Museum of Art.

In addition to being recognized as a committed member of the art community, you’ll enjoy free daily admission to the Museum, access to member preview receptions prior to new exhibition openings, free First-Fridays admission, and a subscription to our newsletter. Look forward to postcard and email announcements of exhibitions, programs, and special events, and take advantage of the opportunity to cast your vote at the annual meeting for the election of the Board and Officers.

Or take your membership to the level of Affiliate or higher. Those memberships include access to the North American Reciprocal Museum program (NARM), which offers free admission to 1000+ museums and counting (full list available on NARM website) and a Smithsonian Affiliate membership card plus annual subscription to Smithsonian Magazine.

All Members Enjoy

– Free admission every day
– Free or discounted admission to museum events, including First Friday series ($90 annual value)
– Free admission to Members Preview Receptions
– Newsletter Subscription
– 10% discount on art class registration
– 10% discount on museum shop purchases (excludes consignment or special/sale items)

$40/yr or

– All of the above for one adult and all children 18 and younger living in the same household

$60/yr or

– All of the above for two adults and all children 18 and younger living in the same household

$125/yr or

All of the Household-level benefits plus:
– Reciprocal member benefits at more than 1000+ museums nationwide through NARM
– Annual subscription to Smithsonian magazine
– Smithsonian Affiliates Membership Card
– 10% discount at Smithsonian museum stores, catalogue and online
Annual Dining series invitation and invites to other behind-the-scenes events

$250/yr or

All of the Affiliate Level benefits plus:
 – First opportunity to register for member trips and travel opportunities
 – Two one-day guest passes annually
 – One free art class annually

$500/yr or

All of the Conservator Level benefits plus:
– Four one-day guest passes annually
– 25% discount on one facility rental annually

1874 Society
$1000/yr or

All of the Patron Level benefits plus:
– Unlimited guest passes when accompanied by member
– 50% discount on one facility rental annually
– Two free art classes annually

For higher-level memberships, please contact the Museum at 563-557-1851 x.12.

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If you are interested in joining and have questions, contact the Museum at 563-557-1851 or

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