Membership Levels

Discover something new at the Delaware Art Museum!

Membership at the Delaware Art Museum means more than valuable benefits. You’ll have access to the Museum’s vibrant and exciting exhibitions, programs, and events throughout the year. The Delaware Art Museum is full of surprises, and as a Member you’ll get to discover them for yourself.

Join or Renew

All Members enjoy the following benefits:


FREE Admission.
FREE Member-only parties for special exhibitions.
All children and grandchildren covered up to age 17.
Subscription to Museum newsletter.
Invitation to Annual Meeting.


FREE tickets to Friday evening social events.
FREE Member events.
FREE kid-friendly programs.


Discounts on Studio Art Classes.
Discounts on Summer Art Camp.
Discounts on special events and programs.
10% discount in the Museum Store.
10% discount in the Thronson Café.
$2 off general admission at the following local attractions through Explore & Save:

Delaware Natural History Museum
Tyler Arboretum
Brandywine Zoo
Chester County Historical Society
Colonial Plantation
Longwood Gardens
Brandywine Conservancy & Museum of Art


A Museum Membership makes a thoughtful gift for any occasion. Your family, friends, and colleagues will love having unlimited access to this treasure in their own backyard

Gift Membership

Basic Membership

Membership for One: $50 All Basic Membership benefits for as many adults covered by the Membership.
Membership for Two: $70
Membership for Three: $85
Membership for Four: $125 Basic Membership benefits, plus reciprocal Member privileges for two adults at over 200 art museums in North America! View reciprocal AMRN and ROAM Museums.

Supporting Membership

In appreciation for their philanthropic support, we invite our Supporting Members to interest group meetings with our curators. Supporting Members may join any of the four groups: Illustration, Pre-Raphaelite, American Art, and Contemporary Art.

Sponsor: $250 All the benefits of Basic Membership for six adults.Reciprocal Membership Benefits for two adults.Sponsor Members may choose any or all of the Interest Groups and will be invited annually to a special meeting with a Museum curator.
Benefactor: $500 Includes all benefits of Sponsor Membership.Invitation to one exclusive donor event per year. Discounts on renting Museum facilities for weddings, parties, or business meetings.

Director’s Circle

The Director’s Circle ensures the future of the Delaware Art Museum. Membership at this level offers rewarding opportunities to get to know the Museum, its staff, and its art.

John Sloan Society: $1,500 Invitation to tour special exhibitions with a Museum curator before the Members’ Preview parties.Exclusive travel opportunities to private collections and artist studios.20% discount in the Museum Store.Invitations to exclusive Director’s Circle events.
Howard Pyle Society: $5,000 Includes all benefits of John Sloan Society Membership.A private Behind-the-Scenes tour with a Museum curator for you and up to eight guests.
Rossetti Circle: $10,000 All the benefits of Howard Pyle Society.Recognition of your gift with a beautiful plaque next to a work of art from our permanent collection (pending availability) Recognition on Delaware Art Museum website.

As the original contribution to a Donor Advised Fund provides the maximum tax deduction, Memberships paid through a DAF are only eligible for Basic Membership benefits that have insubstantial or no fair market value.

The Delaware Art Museum is a Member of The Museum Travel Alliance.  MTA provides our Museum Members with access to a curated selection of privileged travel opportunities led by renowned curators and scholars. Visit to view currently available trips.

Learn More

For more information, please contact:

Marie C. Cordivano
Membership Coordinator