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Our members are a vital part of our vision for the future. Members provide the financial support and strength in upholding our mission to educate the public about the heritage and living cultures and art of Native peoples. The Heard is a living museum – giving voice to a uniquely American people.

Basic Membership Benefits

All members receive the following benefits for one year ($60 and up):

  • Free museum admission
  • 10% discount in the Heard Museum Shops and Cafes
  • New member reception and tour (first-year members)
  • Invitations to members-only exhibit previews and events
  • Subscription to the members-only publication Earth Song
  • Advanced ticket purchase for the World Championship Hoop Dance Contest
  • Advanced ticket purchase and discount for the annual Guild Indian Fair & Market
  • Early entry to the annual Guild Indian Fair & Market

Levels of Membership

Individual $60 (valid for one adult)

  • All Basic Membership Benefits

Family/Dual $75 (valid for two adults and children/grandchildren age 18 and under)

  • All Basic Membership Benefits

Supporter $100

Patron $200

  • All Supporter benefits plus:
    • Subscription to Native Peoples magazine
    • Two additional admission passes (4 total)
    • Two admission tickets to the World Championship Hoop Dance Contest
    • Two admission tickets to the Guild Indian Fair & Market

Curator $500

  • All Patron benefits plus:
    • Special invitation to a Circles of Giving reception
    • Subscription to American Indian Art magazine
    • Two additional guest passes (6 total)
    • Four admission tickets to the World Championship Hoop Dance Contest
    • Four admission tickets to the Guild Indian Fair & Market

Additional Membership Opportunities

$20 – Student (valid for one person)

  • (Valid for full-time students with proof of enrollment)
  • Free museum admission
  • Invitations to select exhibit preview receptions
  • Complimentary access to the Heard Museum Library and Archives

$20 – Smithsonian Institution (add on to any membership up to $500)

  • Annual subscription to Smithsonian Magazine (12 issues) or Air & Space Magazine (6 issues)
  • 10% discount at Smithsonian Museum Stores, Smithsonian Catalogue and SmithsonianStore.com
  • Travel and study tour opportunities from Smithsonian Journeys and more!

American Indians receive a 50% discount on memberships starting at $60 up to $500.
(To qualify, the primary membership cardholder must provide proof of enrollment with a recognized Native community)

Your contribution, minus the value of benefits received may be tax deductible to the full extent permitted by law. You may decline to receive any part of your benefits to increase your tax-deductible amount.

Want to know more? Call 602.251.0261 or email members@heard.org.


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