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Member support allows us to collect, conserve, and study the art of our time and ensures that Guggenheim experiences are always inspiring, rewarding, and fun! Become a member today to skip the lines for free admission and for a host of other benefits. Family members enjoy special kid-friendly activities. Members of the Young Collectors Council and Patrons Circle enjoy private exhibition tours and other exclusive programs. The museum also offers a range of by-invitation Affinity Groups for those that have a strong appreciation for art and desire to advance the museum’s mission.

Global Membership

  • Skip the line with free admission to all Guggenheim Museums (in Bilbao, New York, and Venice)
  • Half-price guest tickets
  • Discounted tickets for all museum programs, including artists’ talks, Works & Process, and live events
  • 25% savings at the Guggenheim Store during twice yearly Members’ Shopping Weeks
  • Special monthly members’ e-mail newsletter
  • 10% savings at the Guggenheim Store and restaurants
  • 100% tax-deductible

Join at the Individual ($85) or Dual ($140) level and receive free invitations to private views and parties.

Individual Membership

Membership benefits for for one person. 15% discount available for seniors, students, and artists with proof of ID.

  • Skip the line with free admission to all Guggenheim Museums (in Bilbao, New York, and Venice)
  • Half-price guest tickets
  • Invitations for two to evening exhibition opening parties and private views
  • Discounted tickets for all museum programs, including artists’ talks, Works & Process, and live events
  • 25% savings at the Guggenheim Store during twice yearly Members’ Shopping Weeks
  • Special monthly members’ e-mail newsletter
  • 10% savings at the Guggenheim Store and restaurants
  • Free admission for one to seasonal Art After Dark events
  • 100% tax-deductible

Coming to the museum with a friend or family member? Join at the Dual ($140) level for free admission for two people.

Dual Membership

Membership benefits for two people. 15% discount available for seniors, students, and artists with proof of ID.

  • Skip the line with free admission to all Guggenheim Museums (in Bilbao, New York, and Venice)
  • Discounted tickets for all museum programs, including artists’ talks, Works & Process, and live events
  • Half-price guest tickets
  • Special mailings of the Guggenheim Guide and monthly members’ e-mail newsletter
  • Invitations for two to evening exhibition opening parties and private views
  • 25% savings at the Guggenheim Store during twice yearly Members’ Shopping Weeks
  • Free admission for two to seasonal Art After Dark events
  • 10% savings at the Guggenheim Store and restaurants
  • 100% tax-deductible

Coming to the museum with a crowd? Join at the Fellow Associate ($300) level and bring two additional guests for free.

Fellow Associate

All the benefits of membership for two people plus free admission for guests and benefits at Frank Lloyd Wright sites and other museums.

  • Skip the line with free admission to all Guggenheim Museums (in Bilbao, New York, and Venice)
  • 25% savings at the Guggenheim Store during twice yearly Members’ Shopping Weeks
  • Free admission for an additional two adults plus half-price tickets for other guests at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
  • Discounted tickets for all museum programs, including artists’ talks, Works & Process, and live events
  • Special mailings of the Guggenheim Guide and monthly members’ e-mail newsletter
  • Benefits at Frank Lloyd Wright sites and over 30 U.S. museums
  • Invitations to events including evening exhibition opening parties, morning private views, and parties such as Art After Dark
  • 10% savings at the Guggenheim Store and restaurants
  • $257 tax-deductible

For priority ticketing for Works & Process and one complimentary catalogue per year, join at the Supporting Associate ($600) level.

Supporting Associate

All the benefits of a Fellow Associate membership plus one complimentary exhibition catalogue, invitations to a minimum of three exhibition opening night receptions, and priority ticketing and complimentary tickets to a Works & Process performance.

  • Skip the line with free admission to all Guggenheim Museums (in Bilbao, New York, and Venice)
  • Free admission for an additional two adults plus half-price tickets for other guests at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
  • 25% savings at the Guggenheim Store during twice yearly Members’ Shopping Weeks
  • Special mailings of the Guggenheim Guide and monthly members’ e-mail newsletter
  • Discounted tickets for all museum programs, including artists’ talks, Works & Process, and live events
  • Benefits at Frank Lloyd Wright sites and over 30 U.S. museums
  • Invitations to events including three evening exhibition opening parties, morning private views, and parties such as Art After Dark
  • 10% savings at the Guggenheim Store and restaurants
  • Priority ticketing for Works & Process and two tickets to one Works & Process performance annually, with reservation
  • Invitations to special evening opening receptions, before exhibitions open to the public
  • One complimentary exhibition catalogue per year
  • $363 tax-deductible

Deepen your engagement with the museum at the Contributing Associate ($1,000) level and receive additional invitations to evening opening parties, three catalogues per year, and a greater store discount.

New! Contributing Associate

All the benefits of a Supporting Associate membership plus three complimentary exhibition catalogues, and invitations to a minimum of five exhibition opening night receptions.

  • Skip the line with free admission to all Guggenheim Museums (in Bilbao, New York, and Venice)
  • 25% savings at the Guggenheim Store during twice yearly Members’ Shopping Weeks
  • Free admission for an additional two adults plus half-price tickets for other guests at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
  • Special mailings of the Guggenheim Guide and monthly members’ e-mail newsletter
  • Discounted tickets for all museum programs, including artists’ talks, Works & Process, and live events
  • Benefits at Frank Lloyd Wright sites and over 30 U.S. museums
  • Invitations to events including five evening exhibition opening parties, morning private views, and parties such as Art After Dark
  • 15% savings at the Guggenheim Store and 10% savings in our restaurants
  • Priority ticketing for Works & Process and two tickets to one Works & Process performance annually, with reservation
  • Invitations to special evening opening receptions, before exhibitions open to the public
  • Three complimentary exhibition catalogues per year
  • $653 tax-deductible

Looking for curator-led exhibition tours and exclusive visits to art collections? Join the Patrons Circle ($1,750).

The Guggenheim encourages families to visit, join, and participate in museum programming in a variety of ways, from Family Days and exhibition openings to education programs. These exceptional experiences lead to an appreciation for modern and contemporary art.

Family Membership

All the benefits of Dual membership plus special activities for families.

Learn more about Family Membership.

  • Skip the line for free, unlimited admission for two adults and up to five children up to 18 years at all Guggenheim museums
  • Invitations to events including evening exhibition opening parties, morning private views, and parties such as Art After Dark
  • Half-price guest tickets
  • Free admission to all family programs and special activities at members’ opening parties
  • Special mailings of the Guggenheim Guide and monthly members’ e-mail newsletter
  • 10% savings at the Guggenheim Store and restaurants
  • 25% savings at the Guggenheim Store during twice yearly Members’ Shopping Weeks
  • Discounted tickets for all museum programs, including artists’ talks, Works & Process, and live events
  • $0 tax-deductible

Kids Club

All the benefits of Family Membership plus invitations to exclusive Kids Club events that introduce children to the wonder of art through artist-led workshops and programs uniquely designed around the museum’s collection and exhibitions.

Learn more about Kids Club.

  • Skip the line for free, unlimited admission for two adults and up to five children up to 18 years at all Guggenheim museums
  • Invitations to events including evening exhibition opening parties, morning private views, and parties such as Art After Dark
  • Half-price guest tickets
  • Free admission to exclusive Kids Club events, all family programs, and special activities at members' opening parties
  • Special mailings of the Guggenheim Guide and monthly members’ e-mail newsletter
  • Discounted tickets for all museum programs, including artists’ talks, Works & Process, and live events
  • Priority ticketing for Works & Process
  • 15% savings at the Guggenheim Store and 10% savings in our restaurants
  • 25% savings at the Guggenheim Store during twice yearly Members’ Shopping Weeks
  • $616 tax-deductible

The Young Collectors Council (YCC) is a dynamic leadership group for young professionals ages 21-40 who seek to further their understanding of contemporary art and culture. Members connect with artists of our time, prominent collectors, and leading figures in the art world through monthly programs of educational and social events designed by the museum's curators. 

Learn more about the Young Collectors Council.

Young Collectors Council

  • Skip the line with free admission for one to all Guggenheim museums (in Bilbao, New York, and Venice), plus reciprocal benefits at Frank Lloyd Wright sites and over 30 North American museums
  • Free admission for an additional three adults plus half-price tickets for other guests at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
  • Discounted tickets for select special events throughout the year
  • Complimentary admission for two to morning private views and Art After Dark
  • 10% savings in our stores and restaurants
  • 25% savings in the Guggenheim Store during twice yearly Members' Shopping Weeks
  • Invitations for two to special evening opening receptions before exhibitions open to the public
  • Invitations to monthly curator-led YCC programs and events
  • Invitations to curator-led YCC day trips
  • One complimentary exhibition catalogue
  • $222 tax-deductible. Available to those aged 21-40.

Young Collectors Council Acquisitions Committee

All the benefits of YCC membership plus one seat on the YCC Acquisitions Committee.

  • Skip the line with free admission for one to all Guggenheim museums (in Bilbao, New York, and Venice), plus reciprocal benefits at Frank Lloyd Wright sites and over 30 North American museums
  • Free admission for an additional three adults plus half-price tickets for other guests at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
  • Discounted tickets for special events throughout the year
  • Complimentary admission for two to morning private views and Art After Dark
  • 15% savings in our stores and 10% savings in our restaurants
  • 25% savings in the Guggenheim Store during twice yearly Members' Shopping Weeks
  • Invitations for two to special evening opening receptions before exhibitions open to the public
  • Invitations to monthly curator-led YCC programs and events
  • Invitations to curator-led YCC day trips
  • One complimentary exhibition catalogue
  • One seat on the YCC Acquisitions Committee
  • Opportunity to request passes to select national and international art fairs
  • Invitations to private collection tours, artist studio visits, and other additional events exclusively for the Acquisitions Committee
  • $704 tax-deductible. Available to those aged 21-40.

An active group of art collectors and philanthropists devoted to supporting the Guggenheim. Members enjoy a wide range of exclusive events that offer a greater level of engagement with the museum, our curators, and exhibitions.

Learn more about the Patrons Circle.

Patron

  • Skip the line with free admission for two to all Guggenheim museums (in Bilbao, New York, and Venice), plus reciprocal benefits at Frank Lloyd Wright sites, select international museums, and over 30 North American museums
  • Free admission for an additional four adults at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, plus half-price tickets for other guests
  • 15% savings in our stores and 10% savings in our restaurants
  • 25% savings in the Guggenheim Store during twice yearly Members' Shopping Weeks
  • Priority ticketing for Works & Process and two complimentary tickets to two Works & Process performances annually, with reservation
  • Invitations for two to special evening opening receptions before exhibitions open to the public
  • Three complimentary exhibition catalogues
  • Complimentary tickets for museum programs
  • Art Pass cards admitting two to select international museums
  • Invitations for two to monthly curator-led Patrons Circle programs and events
  • Invitations to curator-led Patrons Circle day trips
  • Opportunity to request passes to select national and international art fairs
  • $935 tax-deductible

Want invitations to artist studio visits, private collection tours, and other special events? Become a Hilla Rebay Patron ($5,000).

Hilla Rebay Patron

Like the Guggenheim’s first director, members of this group help us create a vibrant and innovative institution and receive all the benefits of Patrons Circle membership plus invitations to the Annual Luncheon with the Director, artist studio visits, and private collection tours.

  • Skip the line with free admission for two to all Guggenheim museums (in Bilbao, New York, and Venice), plus reciprocal benefits at Frank Lloyd Wright sites, select international museums, and over 30 North American museums
  • Free admission for an additional four adults at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, plus half-price tickets for other guests
  • 15% savings in our stores and 10% savings in our restaurants
  • 25% savings in the Guggenheim Store during twice yearly Members' Shopping Weeks
  • Priority ticketing for Works & Process and two complimentary tickets to two Works & Process performances annually, with reservation
  • Invitations for two to special evening opening receptions before exhibitions open to the public
  • Three complimentary exhibition catalogues
  • Complimentary tickets for museum programs
  • Art Pass cards admitting two to select international museums
  • Invitations for two to monthly curator-led Patrons Circle programs and events
  • Invitations to curator-led Patrons Circle day trips
  • Opportunity to request passes to select national and international art fairs
  • Complimentary private tour of the Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice, and Guggenheim Museum Bilbao (with prior notice)
  • Invitation to annual Patrons Luncheon with the Director
  • Invitation to annual Cocktails with the Curators
  • $4,085 tax-deductible

Want a private tour of the Guggenheim for you and your friends? Become a Solomon R. Guggenheim Patron ($10,000).

Solomon R. Guggenheim Patron

Like our founder himself, members of this group support the Guggenheim's work at the highest level and receive all the benefits of Hilla Rebay Patron membership plus the opportunity to host a private event and tour at the museum.

  • Skip the line with free admission for two to all Guggenheim museums (in Bilbao, New York, and Venice), plus reciprocal benefits at Frank Lloyd Wright sites, select international museums, and over 30 North American museums
  • Free admission for an additional four adults at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, plus half-price tickets for other guests
  • 15% savings in our stores and 10% savings in our restaurants
  • 25% savings in the Guggenheim Store during twice yearly Members' Shopping Weeks
  • Priority ticketing for Works & Process and two complimentary tickets to two Works & Process performances annually, with reservation
  • Invitations for two to special evening opening receptions before exhibitions open to the public
  • Three complimentary exhibition catalogues
  • Complimentary tickets for museum programs
  • Art Pass cards admitting two to select international museums
  • Invitations for two to monthly curator-led Patrons Circle programs and events
  • Invitations to curator-led Patrons Circle day trips
  • Opportunity to request passes to select national and international art fairs
  • Complimentary private tour of the Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice, and Guggenheim Museum Bilbao (with prior notice)
  • Invitation to annual Patrons Luncheon with the Director
  • Invitation to annual Cocktails with the Curators
  • Complimentary private tour of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum for you and your guests while the museum is closed to the public, with a champagne toast to follow
  • Opportunity to host a private party in the Wright restaurant
  • Opportunity to travel internationally with the museum’s International Director’s Council
  • $8,790 tax-deductible

Please note memberships are not transferable or refundable.

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