Membership

The Open Door Membership Campaign is the Huntington Museum of Art's only annual appeal. Your donation entitles you to membership in one of the following categories. Memberships are available to individuals, families, organizations and businesses. One benefit of becoming a member of the Huntington Museum of Art at the $100 level or higher is receiving reciprocal admission to dozens of southeastern museums. Learn more about the Southeastern Reciprocal Membership Program.

Click here to register for membership online.

Open Door Membership Campaign

Creativity - $25 - $49

If you give in this level, you provide us with:

  • Electricity in the Silver Gallery for one month

Your benefits include:

  • Free admission
  • 10% discount on Museum Shop purchases
  • Invitations to exhibition openings
  • Free subscription Members Magazine
  • Subscription to all Museum e-communication
  • Class tuition discount

Hands On - $50 - $99

If you give in this level, you provide us with:

  • 100 sheets of clear reprofilm, used for making labels

Your benefits include:

  • New member tour (upon request)

Studio - $100 - $249

If you give in this level, you provide us with:

  • Care for one orchid for one year

Your benefits include:

Apprentice - $250 - $499

If you give in this level, you provide us with:

  • A month of new books for the Library

Your benefits include:

  • One Creativity level membership to give as a gift

Master Artist - $500 - $999

If you give in this level, you provide us with:

  • One month of office supplies for staff

Your benefits include:

  • Free tuition to one Museum class per year (exclusive of Gropius Workshops)

The Bauhaus School

Van Zandt Circle - $1,000 - $1,499

Honoring Virginia Van Zandt, a longtime supporter of HMA, who served on the Board of Trustees for over four decades. She donated over 200 objects to HMA’s permanent collection.

If you give in this level, you provide us with:

  • Eight months of supplies for the Museum Shop

Your benefits include:

  • One Creativity level membership to give as a gift
  • Free admission for you and your guests
  • Name listed on donor board in Van Zandt Great Hall

Dean Circle - $1,500 - $2,499

Honoring Wayne County native Herman P. Dean, a founding member of the Museum, whose gift of an extensive antique firearms collection remains one of the most popular exhibits.

If you give in this level, you provide us with:

  • HVAC maintenance for one month

Your benefits include:

  • Two Creativity level memberships to give as gifts

Switzer Circle - $2,500 - $3,749

Honoring Rufus Switzer, whose vision led to the creation of a trust which provides HMA with significant financial support that continues to this day.

If you give in this level, you provide us with:

  • Three months of grounds care

Your benefits include:

  • Three Creativity level memberships to give as gifts

Daine Circle - $3,750 - $4,999

Honoring Isabelle Gwynn Daine, whose forward thinking and love of art led to the creation of endowments funding technology and exhibitions as well as the construction of the Daine Gallery.

If you give in this level, you provide us with:

  • All vault supplies for one year

Your benefits include:

  • Four Creativity level memberships to give as gifts

Daywood Circle - $5,000 - $9,999

Honoring Philippi, WV natives Arthur Spencer and Ruth Woods Dayton, whose personal collection of more than 350 works of late 19th and early 20th century American art, the Daywood Collection, was donated to HMA by Mrs. Dayton in 1967.

If you give in this level, you provide us with:

  • Website maintenance and e-letter for one year

Your benefits include:

  • Five Creativity level memberships to give as gifts

Walter Gropius Circle - $10,000 +

Honoring Walter Gropius, a German architect and founder of The Bauhaus School who, in the late 1960s, designed the Gropius studios and a large addition to the Museum.

If you give in this level, you provide us with:

  • Electricity in the studios for one year

Your benefits include:

  • Six Creativity level memberships to give as gifts
  • 50% discount on facility rentals (exclusive of weddings)

West Virginia residents may obtain a summary of the registration and financial documents from the Secretary of State, State Capitol, Charleston, WV 25305. Registration does not imply endorsement.