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What will you get out of a membership at Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute? You’ll find the perfect present at the Museum Shop, see your favorite musical artist perform live, and make new friends at exclusive receptions. The arts provide special experiences for everyone who appreciates them. Expand the ways you experience art, music, and performances with a membership to the world-renowned MWPAI, and enjoy some extra benefits, too.

Whether you’re a student, individual, or family, we have just the right program for you. Use our online form to purchase your membership, or call the Membership Office at 315- 797-0000, ext. 2104.
Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of MWPAI. We truly appreciate your support.

Membership Benefits
Free admission to all Museum of Art exhibitions
Invitations to special events, exhibition previews, and receptions
Discounts at the Museum Shop
Discounts on Museum Education programs
Discounts on School of Art classes
Discounts on Film Series admission
Discounts on tickets to Performing Arts events
Free use of the MWPAI Art Research Library, including borrowing privileges
Subscription to the MWPAI Bulletin, the monthly members’ newsletter
Recognition in MWPAI publications
Reciprocal privileges at many New York State museums

Membership Levels

Full-time Student
(Age 25 or under) $25
All basic benefits for one member

Individual $50
Individual Senior (Age 65+) $45
All basic benefits for one member

Family/Household $85
All basic benefits for two adult members and children in the household, 18 years and younger

Dual $80
Dual Senior (Age 65+) $70
All basic benefits for two adult members in the same household

Contributor $150
All basic benefits, two passes to the MWPAI Film Series, an invitation to one exclusive event, plus enrollment in the North American Reciprocal Museums Program (NARM), offering free or reduced admission at museums across the continent

Patron $250
All benefits above, plus one free Family/Household membership to present as a gift, and four passes to the MWPAI Film Series

President’s Circle $500
All benefits above, plus an exclusive invitation to a Museum exhibition preview hosted by the MWPAI President

Fountain Elms Society $1,000 and above
The Fountain Elms Society seeks out, engages and recognizes those who share our founders’ passion for the arts and culture in our community. Membership is open to all who provide annual support of $1,000 or more. Fountain Elms Society members enjoy special access and privileges. Please click here for additional details and benefits