SMC | MoA Membership Program

SMC | MoA Membership Levels

The Museum of Art (MoA) depends on your philanthropic contributions to support free programming and admission for our community and region. Your contributions directly impact the next generation of professionals by ensuring multidisciplinary learning and art appreciation from the galleries to various vectors in life. As a college museum, we promise to support Saint Mary’s mission and foster a safe space for learning, growth and wonder.

MoA understands that you become a member and give because you care and want to encourage our vision –we value this deeply. Our membership program is designed so you can be a part of what you make possible for our collection, institution, and community. In return for your continued support, we promise you distinct access to exhibitions and programs, discounts at the museum store, and opportunities for enhanced learning and involvement. 


All members enjoy:

  • Enabling art and accessibility for everyone
  • Access to partake in studio trips and events
  • Subscription to biannual newsletters and calendar events
  • Invitations for Fall & Spring Exhibition members’ receptions
  • 10% discount at the Museum of Art Store


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$45 Friend

  • Available to individual seniors (65+), SMC faculty and staff, and recent alumni (within five years)
  • Available to currently enrolled SMC students for $15


$100 Supporter

All member benefits, plus:

  • Membership cards for two individuals (under the same mailing address)
  • Access to biannual new members Director’s tour
  • Access to partake in members’ Art & Wine (coming Fall 2019)
  • Reciprocal privileges (including free admission) at over 650 reciprocal museums that are members of North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM), Reciprocal Organizations of Associated Museums (ROAM), and Time Travelers.*

*MoA is currently a NARM association member. Our members will be notified when Time Travelers & ROAM benefits go into effect.


$250 Colleague

All at Supporter level, plus

  • One private tour per exhibition, by appointment, with museum curator and/or collection’s manager.
  • Member privileges for two additional guests per membership (when accompanied by cardholder) at member programs and preregistered events.
  • 20% discount on previously published exhibition catalogs
  • Access to partake in members’ program, Closer Looking


$500 Advocate

All at Advocate level, plus

  • Name listed on the Donor Level for each exhibition
  • Unlimited private tours, by appointment, with museum curator and/or collection’s manager
  • Research privileges at Saint Mary’s College St. Albert Hall Library


MoA Patron’s Circle:

Your philanthropy in the MoA Patron’s Circle, supports large projects and initiatives. Members in these circles enjoy enhanced access to exhibitions and the permanent collection in addition to insider invitations to exclusive events and the Spring Garden Party.


$1,000 Curator’s Circle

All benefits are cumulative from the Advocate level, plus

  • Invitation to our Spring Garden Party hosted by the Museum of Art  

$2,500 Collector’s Circle

All benefits are cumulative from the Curator’s Circle, plus

  • Access to request private tour/viewing of highlights from Keith Collection

$5,000 + Director’s Circle

All benefits are cumulative from the Collection’s circle, plus

  • Private director-led viewing of recent MoA acquisitions


Organization Membership:

$100 Small Business & Organization Membership

Share your love of Saint Mary’s Museum of Art with your employees and department. With a membership, your institution will enjoy these special benefits:

  • Membership card for two individuals (under same business address)
  • Invitations for Fall and Spring exhibition receptions and access to other programs throughout the year
  • Subscription to biannual newsletters and calendar/program events
  • 10% discount at the Museum of Art Store
  • Private tour, by appointment, with museum curator and/or collection’s manager