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Membership at The Columbus Museum offers unique benefits that enrich your museum experience and provide invaluable support. Become a member today and enjoy the benefits of membership all year long.

Every membership includes exclusive invitations to exhibition opening receptions and members-only events, special rates on programs, events, and youth summer camps, discounts in The Museum Shop, and so much more!

Membership Levels & Benefits

Open the Door to a World of Discovery with Reciprocal Benefits!

Enjoy FREE admission to over 1,300 museums across North America.

Memberships at the Reciprocal level and above include NARM (North American Reciprocal Museum program) benefits.

Memberships at the Supporting level and above include FREE admission to over 200 museums in the Southeastern United States through SERM (Southeastern Reciprocal Membership).

Museum Support Groups

Want to add even more to your membership? Check out the following Membership Enhancements:

  • Young Art Patron (YAP) Affiliate Group

    Additional $20/year

    Be a part of a group that provides culturally enriching experiences for young adults (ages 21-40s)! You’ll gain access to exclusive YAP socials, events, and related programming, plus have the opportunity to network with like-minded individuals. Be sure to like the YAP Facebook page to stay connected.

  • Alma Thomas Society

    Additional $500/year

    Deepen your support for the arts by joining this collector’s group that directly supports The Fund for African American Art! You’ll have the opportunity to contribute to a special annual acquisition sponsored by the Society, as well as receive invitations to Society events. You’ll also gain special recognition in our annual report, annual meeting brochure, and The Muse.




Purchase or renew your membership at the Museum Visitor Desk


Contact the membership office at (706) 748-2562 ext. 5440