How do I join or renew my membership?
There are three ways to join or renew your membership:
Please allow up to four weeks for your membership cards to be processed and delivered. You can take advantage of
your membership benefits right away by presenting proof of payment and a photo ID at the membership desk.
What are the benefits of membership?
Basic membership benefits include unlimited free museum admission; express entry at the museum; invitations to
exhibition previews + special events; free or discounted curator-led tours, art films, family activities, + more;
and discounts in the museum store and café. Additional benefits are available for upper level members.
Can I bring a guest?
Members at all levels may bring guests to the museum for $2 off the general admission price. Upper level members
receive a quantity of one-time-use guest passes that may be distributed to friends or family.
How many guests can I bring to member events?
Please check your invitation for guest privilege details.
How can I keep up with museum exhibitions, programs, and events?
to sign up for our weekly program and event
communications and be sure to check our Events Calendar
for the most up-to-date information.
Do Members get special rates to events?
Members receive free or reduced admission to a variety of programs including Coffee with the Curator, Our Town, Yoga,
and the Junior Docent Summer Camp.
What is reciprocal membership?
Members at the NARM level and higher enjoy reciprocal benefits at more than 450 museums with the North American
Reciprocal Membership (NARM) program. Click HERE
to view a full list of participating NARM museums.
* Due to a local distance clause, some institutions may not recognize local NARM memberships. Be sure to call ahead
of your visit to confirm policies for admittance.
How do I use my guest passes?
Members at the Dadaist level and higher receive a quantity of guest passes each year. Each guest pass may be used for
a one-time free admission during regular museum hours, whether or not the member is present. Guest passes will expire
one year after the issue date. Guest passes can be used for complimentary admission to special exhibitions. However,
they cannot be used for admission to members-only previews and do not entitle the user to a museum store discount or
other membership privileges.
Can family members or friends use my membership card?
Membership cards are not transferable; only the cardholder is entitled to use the card. The primary member must be
present in order for "guest of" cardholders to receive free admission.
What should I do if I lose my membership card?
Please visit the membership desk in the museum lobby or email the Membership Department at email@example.com to
request a replacement card. You can continue to take advantage of your membership benefits by presenting a photo ID
at the membership desk. A replacement fee of $5.00 will be assessed for lost or stolen cards.
Does my gift qualify for Corporate Matching Gifts?
Many corporations have matching gift programs for their employees, retirees and board members that will double and in
some cases triple the portion of your gift that is tax deductible. This extra support is very much appreciated. Please
contact your Employer to obtain and submit an appropriate matching gift form.
Is The Dali Museum a charitable organization?
The Dali is a non-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organization.
What is the difference between membership and gifts to the annual operating fund?
Membership is a benefit-based program that encourages individuals to become active in The Dali Museum. Memberships at
the Dadaist level and above are only partially tax-deductible.
Gifts to the Annual Operating Fund are general support-based gifts and are 100% tax-deductible. Both programs however
support the museum's bottom line and many individuals participate in both.