Membership

 

ALL 2020 MEMBERSHIPS RECEIVE AN EXTRA THREE MONTHSFREE!

Automatically applied when you renew or purchase membership.

Retroactive Jan. 1, 2020 through Dec. 31, 2020.

Become a Member and become part of our family! Your Membership gift will give you full access to the Museum’s exhibitions and programs while supporting all that we do, from education programs for local schoolchildren to conservation of nationally important art and artifacts.

 

 

Barnstormers

This lively group of donors is committed to cultivating awareness and enthusiasm for Shelburne Museum, providing new and relevant ways to engage with the local creative community, and nurturing philanthropy and leadership within the Shelburne Museum family.

Director’s Circle

Director’s Circle members have the chance to deepen their involvement with the Museum with behind-the-scenes tours, lectures by art historians, and special events at the Brick House, among other exclusive events.

Business Membership

No matter the size your company, you can become part of our Shelburne Museum community with a Business Membership. In return, you’ll receive high-value benefits to share with your employees or clients.

Basic Membership

Membership comes with the following benefits:

  • Unlimited free admission to the Museum for a full year, including Family Days and a variety of educational programs
  • Invitations to Members-only previews of special exhibitions
  • 10% discount at the Museum Store and Café
  • 5% discount on facility rentals (restrictions apply)
  • Invitations to lectures, open houses, behind-the-scenes tours, and receptions
  • Reduced admission for out-of-state-guests
  • Advance sign-up and selected discounts on camps, classes and workshops
  • Free carousel rides!

 

All the benefits of Membership for one adult cardholder.

(100% tax deductible)

NEW! Add a “Plus One” to Your Membership
Make your membership a “Plus One” for an additional $50 and enjoy unlimited free admission for one unnamed guest per visit. Limit one per membership and Member must accompany guest. Please note that Plus One covers admission only. (100% is tax deductible, option available in shopping cart.)

All the benefits of Membership for two named adult cardholders living at the same address.

(100% tax deductible)

NEW! Add a “Plus One” to Your Membership
Make your membership a “Plus One” for an additional $50 and enjoy unlimited free admission for one unnamed guest per visit. Limit one per membership and Member must accompany guest. Please note that Plus One covers admission only. (100% is tax deductible, option available in shopping cart.)

All the benefits of Membership for up to two named adult cardholders living at the same address and their children/grandchildren (17 and under). Plus:

  • One Membership card may be transferred to a caregiver or sitter
  • Free admission to over 1,000 institutions as part of the North American Reciprocal Museum Association (NARM). narmassociation.org

(100% tax deductible)

NEW! Add a “Plus One” to Your Membership
Make your membership a “Plus One” for an additional $50 and enjoy unlimited free admission for one unnamed guest per visit. Limit one per membership and Member must accompany guest. (100% is tax deductible, option available in shopping cart.)

Upper Level Membership

These special Membership levels provide leadership opportunities for those who would like to express a stronger commitment to the Museum. Shelburne Museum relies upon this increased support provided by its upper-level members, who receive enhanced benefits and recognition.

Family Membership benefits plus:

  • Name listed in the Museum’s Annual Report of Gifts
  • Invitations to exclusive Sustaining level receptions and events
  • Four (4) one-time use day passes (not tax deductible)

($150 is tax deductible.)

NEW! Add a “Plus One” to Your Membership
Make your membership a “Plus One” for an additional $50 and enjoy unlimited free admission for one unnamed guest per visit. Limit one per membership and Member must accompany guest. (100% is tax deductible, option available in shopping cart.)

Sustaining Membership benefits, plus:

  • Two (2) additional one-time use day passes (6 total, not tax deductible)
  • Curator-led behind-the-scenes tour four up to four people
  • One-time 20% discount at the Museum Store
  • 10% facility rental discount (restrictions apply)

($350 is tax deductible.)

NEW! Add a “Plus One” to Your Membership
Make your membership a “Plus One” for an additional $50 and enjoy unlimited free admission for one unnamed guest per visit. Limit one per membership and Member must accompany guest. (100% is tax deductible, option available in shopping cart.)

Patron benefits, plus:

  • Four (4) additional one-time use day passes (10 total, not tax deductible)
  • Opportunities to tour and meet with curators, staff, and experts
  • Invitations to select VIP events
  • Private tour of the Brick House for up to 12 guests.

($750 is tax deductible.)

NEW! Add a “Plus One” to Your Membership
Make your membership a “Plus One” for an additional $50 and enjoy unlimited free admission for one unnamed guest per visit. Limit one per membership and Member must accompany guest. (100% is tax deductible, option available in shopping cart.)

Barnstormers

The Barnstormers represent a new generation of Membership and leadership at Shelburne Museum.

 

This lively group of donors is committed to cultivating awareness and enthusiasm for Shelburne Museum, providing new and relevant ways to engage with the local creative community and nurturing philanthropy and leadership within the Shelburne Museum family. Members active in the Barnstormers enjoy a range of on- and off-site original programs and get-togethers that explore, celebrate, and support Shelburne Museum and the arts in Vermont.

Barnstormers experience an entirely new realm of access, including:

  • Behind-the-scenes tours
  • Visits to local galleries and workshops
  • Art-making opportunities
  • Access to curators, collectors, and private collections
  • Museum-wide celebrations

Interested in joining the Barnstormers? Start by purchasing a Membership then contact us at barnstormers@shelburnemuseum.org or 802-985-0920 to find out how you can get involved. If you would prefer to mail in your Barnstormers Membership, print the 2019 Barnstormers Renewal Form and follow the mailing instructions. Thank you!

Enormous THANKS to the 2020 Annual Barnstormers Sponsors:

Thank you to the Barnstormers presenting annual sponsor:

Thank you to the Barnstormers supporting annual sponsor:

 

 

Additional sponsorship support provided by: Artisan EngineeringGlowaesthetics Medical Spa and Beauty BoutiqueLake Front Painting & RestorationLandVestTruexCullins Architecture & Interior Design, and Wagner Hodgson Landscape Architecture.

(Barnstormers Memberships are not tax deductible.)

NEW! Add a “Plus One” to Your Membership
Make your membership a “Plus One” for an additional $50 and enjoy unlimited free admission for one unnamed guest per visit. Limit one per membership and Member must accompany guest. (100% is tax deductible, option available in shopping cart.)

(Barnstormers Memberships are not tax deductible.)

NEW! Add a “Plus One” to Your Membership
Make your membership a “Plus One” for an additional $50 and enjoy unlimited free admission for one unnamed guest per visit. Limit one per membership and Member must accompany guest. (100% is tax deductible, option available in shopping cart.)

Director's Circle

Shelburne Museum’s highest level of membership provides unique opportunities to show significant support. Director’s Circle members have the chance to deepen their involvement with the Museum with behind-the-scenes tours, lectures by art historians, and special events at the Brick House, among other exclusive events.

Benefits associated with Director’s Circle Membership vary and can be customized to fit your interests and priorities. For more information, please contact (802) 985-0834 or members@shelburnemuseum.org.

 

Director’s Circle levels:

  • Curator $2,500-$4,999
  • Collector $5,000-$9,999
  • Sponsor $10,000-$24,999
  • Electra Havemeyer Webb Circle $25,000 and above

Business Membership

No matter the size of your company, you can become part of our Shelburne Museum community with a Business Membership. In return, you’ll receive high-value benefits to share with your employees or clients.

Business Memberships come with big benefits!

  • Transferable admission cards
  • Recognition in signage and in the Museum newsletter
  • Invitations to Museum events

Each Membership level accrues additional benefits.*

  • Friend $250
  • Supporter $500
  • Manager $1000

View Shelburne Museum’s Corporate Opportunities Package here for additional details.

*Limit of one membership per business. If you are interested in a higher quantity of membership cards, please contact the development staff.

To purchase a Business Membership or request additional information, please contact 802-985-0834 or email members@shelburnemuseum.org

Thank you!

Questions?

(802) 985-0834 — Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m
members@shelburnemuseum.org

PLEASE NOTE: Because we are working from home during the COVID-19 pandemic, we are unable to mail you your membership cards at this time. If you visit the Museum, please let the Admissions desk know that you are a Member, and they can look you up. 

Renew By Mail

If you would prefer to mail in your information, print the Membership Renewal Form or the Barnstormers Renewal Form and follow the mailing instructions. Thank you!