MEMBERSHIP

The best way to experience the Hermitage Museum & Gardens is to become a Museum member. Membership allows you to actively take part in all the exhibitions, events and programs the Hermitage offers throughout the year. Your support plays a vital role to the continued existence of the Museum and the twelve acres of Gardens and Grounds. All memberships to the Hermitage are tax-deductible.

*Please note our new membership tiers!


All Hermitage members receive the following benefits:

  • Complimentary admission to the Museum for one year and discounted admission during special exhibitions
  • Complimentary admission to entire Sunsets on the River concert series, awarded Best Local Music Series by VEER Magazine (a $96 value per adult)
  • Advanced ticket purchase and exclusive member pricing to special events and exhibition openings
  • Exclusive invitation to annual Holiday Party just for members
  • 10% discount on all Gift Shop purchases
  • 10% discount on all annual Heirloom Plant Sale purchases
  • Subscription to Hermitage Happenings and Members Quarterly E-newsletter

All Hermitage members also receive the following Smithsonian benefits:

  • National Smithsonian membership and card
  • Complimentary admission to the Smithsonian Museums including the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum for one year
  • Complimentary subscription to Smithsonian Magazine (11 issues) or Air & Space Magazine (6 issues)
  • 10% discount on Smithsonian Museum Store purchases, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, and on all Smithsonian IMAX ticket purchases


Basic Membership
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INDIVIDUAL $50

  • Full benefits for 1 adult
  • Two Single-Use Guest Passes
  • Discounted member pricing for 1 adult on classes and workshops at the Visual Arts School

HOUSEHOLD $75

  • Full benefits for 2 adults and children age 17 and under living in the household
  • Two Single-Use Guest Passes
  • Discounted member pricing for 2 adults on classes and workshops at the Visual Arts School

HOUSEHOLD PLUS $95

  • Full benefits for 2 adults and children age 17 and under living in the household
  • Four Single-Use Guest Passes
  • Discounted member pricing for 2 adults on classes and workshops at the Visual Arts School
  • Discounted registration for kids’ camps and birthday parties at the Visual Arts School

Contributing Membership Join Now

Contributing membership to the Hermitage provides the non-profit museum with critical support to maintain and expand educational programming, exhibitions, and the special events offered each year.

SUPPORTER $250

  • Full benefits for 2 adults and children age 17 and under living in the household
  • A year of complimentary general museum admission for up to four guests
  • Six Single-Use Guest Passes
  • Discounted member pricing for 2 adults on classes and workshops at the Visual Arts School
  • Discounted registration for kids’ camps and birthday parties at the Visual Arts School
  • Complimentary individual membership to gift to a first-time member
  • Complimentary use of the Grounds for Professional Photography Session*
  • Facility and Ground Rental Privileges for private events**

PARTNER $500

  • Full benefits for 2 adults and children age 17 and under living in the household
  • A year of complimentary general museum admission for up to six guests
  • Eight Single-Use Guest Passes
  • Discounted member pricing for 2 adults on classes and workshops at the Visual Arts School
  • Discounted registration for kids’ camps and birthday parties at the Visual Arts School
  • One complimentary household membership to gift to first time members
  • Complimentary use of the Grounds for Professional Photography Session*
  • Facility and Ground Rental Privileges for private events**
  • Private, prescheduled tour of the Museum with the Curator of Collections or a garden tour with the Curator of Gardens for up to ten people.

* Must Occur during Museum Hours  ** Rental Fees Still Apply  *** Restrictions Apply
NOTE: All rentals, tours, and photo sessions must be scheduled in advance.

*To learn more about facility rental, higher contributing membership levels, and other ways to contribute please contact Julie Morgan, Membership & Development Manager at jmorgan@thehermitagemuseum.org or 757-423-2052 x205